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OUR VISION

We envision that African descended, trans- and cisgender women and girls are fully protected to live freely, work creatively and dream boldly.   Learn More>>

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Expanding Katie’s Canon:
25 Years of Africana Women Impacting the World
CALL FOR PAPERS
DAUGHTERS OF THE AFRICAN ATLANTIC
FIFTH BIENNIAL CONSULTATION
August 8-14, 2020
Cape Town, South Africa

Capetown, South Africa beach with an African mother and daughter enjoying the sun.

Click Here for downloadable Call For Papers

Deadline for proposal submission is January 15, 2019.

Working draft of accepted papers/projects is due by July 15, 2020.

 

Congratulations to
Dr. Angela D. Sims!

Portrait of Dr. Angela D. Sims, first woman president of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School

The Daughters of the African Atlantic proudly celebrates founding board director, Dr. Angela D. Sims, on her new post as the first woman president of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School! Local news coverage on this historic post can be found here.

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Enhance the Quality of Life for African Descended Trans– and Cisgendered Women and Girls

GRANTS

The Daughters aims to provide funding and educational program support to organizations and institutions working to enrich life possibilities for all African-descended women.

BLOG

“In numerous ways, conversations with members of the Brazilian Candomblé Terreiro do Cobre community illuminated underlying presuppositions about African elements in religious culture…”

CONSULTATIONS

Biennial consultations of continental and diasporan African women in religions seek to help fulfill The Daughters’ commitment to holistic action and advocacy.

The Daughters of the African Atlantic Fund is a U.S. 501c3 organization
PO Box 43832 | Atlanta, GA 30336, USA