Learn more about the Year Of Return!
It’s the Year of Return and the Distant Relatives Project is calling on you, the diaspora, to help us empower the people of Jamestown, Accra, Ghana.
The Year of the Return marks 400 years since the arrival of the the first enslaved Africans in Jamestown, Virginia. This December, The Distant Relatives Project will be hosting it’s Feeding Our Relatives Program in Jamestown, Virginia’s namesake, Jamestown, Accra!
We’re inviting our African family, in Ghana and abroad, to come contribute to an uplifting event that celebrates the cumulative resilience of all the victims of the slave trade who were scattered and displaced through the world in the America’s, the Caribbean and Europe.
The DRP will be donating various basic needs, including toiletries, writing utensils for students, adult diapers, clothing, shoes and more to the people of Jamestown, Accra. We need your help in making this a success. Making a donation today to help us reach our goal and impact the life of a relative in need.