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Invition:Day of Service at Wangari Gardens in Washington, DC on Saturday, September 21st

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All are invited to a Day of Service at Wangari Gardens in Washington, DC on Saturday, September 21st from 10am to 12pm.

The event is in honor of the late Prof Wangari Maathai, Africa’s first female Nobel Peace Prize winner (2004). The event also commemorates the International Day of Peace.

The event is co-hosted by SAIS Africa Association and Wangari Gardens.

Venue: Wangari Gardens (located between Kenyon St, Irving St, and Park Place NW).
RSVP by sending an email to africa.sais@gmail.com.

Wangari Gardens in a 2.7 acre community vegetable garden located in Northwest Washington, DC. It was started in the honor of the late Prof Wangari Maathai in 2012 with the aim of being a great urban farm, a place to grow basil, lettuce, snap peas, pumpkins and potatoes, in an area of the city that suffers from high obesity rates, heart disease and poor nutrition, especially among children.”

 

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