Goombay Street Festival - Asheville, NC
09/07/2018 to 09/08/2018


-95Days -4Hours -49Minutes -9Seconds

Enjoy sights and sounds of the African-Caribbean at this free weekend festival, held at Pack Square Park.  Lots of live music, drums, gospel, reggae, funk and soul plus kids area, local dance troupes and food and craft vendors.



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The YMI Board is currently recruiting new board members. Anyone interested in being a part of the board should send their resume or letter of intent to stephanie.emsdc@gmail.com no later than than 5:00 pm on Dec. 7, 2019. 

Founded in 1893, The YMI Cultural Center, 39 South Market St, Asheville, NC 28801 is the “oldest African American Cultural Center on the country’s national registry.

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The YMI Board is currently recruiting new board members. Anyone interested in being a part of the board should send their resume or letter of intent to [email protected] no later than than 5:00 pm on Dec. 7, 2019.

Founded in 1893, The YMI Cultural Center, 39 South Market St, Asheville, NC 28801 is the “oldest African American Cultural Center on the country’s national registry.
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The YMI Proudly Announces the Hiring of Interim Director  Dewana Little, 

Ms. Little is the founder of Positive Changes, an avid community activist and thought leader. 

Dewana is known for advocating for equity and inclusion for all. The YMI is poised to benefit from her expertise in community organizing, leveraging partnerships, creative thinking and leading the cause for cultural awareness. Dewana officially took the helm of interim ED on November 1, 2018.
Please join us in celebrating the very capable leadership of Dewana Little, our new interim Executive Director.

Asheville Goombay Festival shared YMI Cultural Center's post.

The YMI Proudly Announces the Hiring of Interim Director Dewana Little,

Ms. Little is the founder of Positive Changes, an avid community activist and thought leader.

Dewana is known for advocating for equity and inclusion for all. The YMI is poised to benefit from her expertise in community organizing, leveraging partnerships, creative thinking and leading the cause for cultural awareness. Dewana officially took the helm of interim ED on November 1, 2018.
Please join us in celebrating the very capable leadership of Dewana Little, our new interim Executive Director.
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The YMI Proudly Announces the Hiring of Interim Director Dewana Little. Ms. Little is the founder of Positive Changes, an avid community activist and thought leader. Dewana is known for advocating for equity and inclusion for all. The YMI is poised to benefit from her expertise in community organizing, leveraging partnerships, creative thinking and leading the cause for cultural awareness. Dewana officially took the helm of interim ED on November 1, 2018. Please join us in celebrating the very capable leadership of Dewana Little, our new interim Executive Director.


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