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Sankofa has received recognition both nationally and internationally for its programs. For example, Fox T.V. news covered Sankofa’s annual fundraiser and aired portions of the program over the air. CNN and Comcast aired a story on Sankofa. Also, the Prince George’s Journal in Maryland printed a front page article on Sankofa’s efforts. In Ghana, the Ghana News printed an article covering medical exams and scholarships. Additionally, Sankofa officials have been interviewed on several Ghana FM radio stations. Finally, in recognition of Sankofa’s efforts, Sankofa officials were invited to the Palace of Otumfou Osei Tutu II, the Supreme Ashanti Leader.

News
February 9, 2012 LIVE from a road trip to South Carolina, Ms. Peppy (Rosie Peppy Parke of PepTalk Radio) shares her reggae picks and has an interesting conversation with Richard Willis, CEO and Founder of Sankofa International, Inc., a nonprofit organization committed to helping Africa's needy since 1993. More...

February 18, 2010 Richard Willis Makes Donation to 10 Year Old Ghanaian Boy Who is Suffering from an Anorectal Anomaly More...

September 21, 2006 Sankofa receives the 2006 Mrs. Wilburn Boddie Peace Award at the AME-SADA Second Annual Founders' Award Banquet More...

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Press Releases
September 11, 2010 Sankofa International, Inc. (Sankofa) Launches National Scholarship Program To Assist Ghanaians Living In Ghana – West Africa. More...

October 14, 2006 The Washington Ballet at THEARC Will Perform at the 6th Annual 'A Taste of Africa' Fundraiser More...

October 6, 2006 Sankofa International, Inc. (Sankofa) Announces the 6th Annual 'A Taste of Africa' Fundraiser" More...

January 28, 2005 Sankofa International Inc. Announced the Completion of its Documentary Film “400 Years and an Ocean Apart” More...

May 10, 2005 Sankofa International Inc. Announced plans to develop a transportation system to support rural villages in Ghana. More...

July 27, 2005 Sankofa International, Inc. (Sankofa) Proves to be Proactive In New Africa Awareness Initiative More...

December 15, 2005 Sankofa International, Inc., Announces Winner of the "Nellene Turner Settle Award For Excellence In the Face of Adversity" More...

 

 

 

 


 
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