Event: How African Diaspora Communities & Businesses Can Leverage GivingTuesday

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Calling all small business owners, social impact leaders, and non-profit organizations!

Join us for TANTV’s first community learning event this year focused on positive representation and increasing visibility of Africans & the Black multicultural diaspora.

We will be joined by Asha Curran, CEO of GivingTuesday, and Catherine Mwendwa, the East Africa Director of GivingTuesday, to discuss how leaders in our community can leverage the GivingTuesday movement to make a difference in their own ventures.

Are you a small business owner, social impact leader, or running a non-profit organization? We are inviting you to join TANTV’s community event in partnership with GivingTuesday to learn how to leverage the global generosity movement of #GivingTuesday for your mission. Register to attend HERE! You will have the opportunity to hear directly from the CEO of GivingTuesday Asha Curran and the East Africa Director Catherine Mwendwa, on the resources and opportunities available through the movement to help you make a real difference. Learn how to engage your audience, supporters, and clients to support your service offerings through the GivingTuesday label and make an impact every Tuesday and beyond.

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to take your organization to the next level. Register now to attend on ZOOM !

We will explore the many ways the diaspora community can get involved in the movement, from volunteering their time and resources to helping to donate and spread the word. Advance registration is required. Join us for this chat to learn about actionable tips for getting involved from our esteemed speakers!

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Asha Curran

Asha Curran is CEO of GivingTuesday. She serves as Chair of the Board of Guardian.org and is a Fellow at Stanford University’s Center for Philanthropy and Civil Society and a Marla and Barry Beck Visiting Social Innovator at the Social Innovation and Change Initiative at the Harvard Kennedy School. She was a Tällberg-SNF-Eliasson Global Leadership Finalist in 2021 and was named to the Nonprofit Times’ Top Fifty Power and Influence list in 2019, 2020, 2021, and 2022.

Catherine Mwendwa

Formerly a GivingTuesday global leader for Kenya and program manager for the East Africa Philanthropy Network, Catherine has worked in the philanthropy sector for over 8 years driving conversations, research, and action in philanthropy policy and knowledge management and fundraising. She currently provides research, learning and stakeholder engagement expertise at Wasafiri Consulting, a global consulting partner. She is also a Senior International Fellow of the Centre of Philanthropy and Civil Society, Graduate Centre, City University of New York.


TANTV is a leading editorial and subscription streaming service catering to the U.S. Africans and the multicultural black diaspora. We provide smart journalism, aggregate the best diaspora content, and offer an array of TV Shows, original programming, news, and movies from experienced & influential diaspora voices, telling stories that inform, inspire, and entertain.

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