The Ghana Association of Pittsburgh held its Annual Dinner Dance and Fundraising at the Best Western Hotel in Monroeville, a suburb of Pennsylvania.
The event started with the Association recognizing and honouring the Mayor of Pittsburgh, Bill Peduto and the Allegheny County Executive, Rich Fitzgerald for “their selfless dedication to diversity and inclusiveness to immigrants and minority communities in the Pittsburgh area”.
The Special Guest, Ambassador of the Republic of Ghana to the United States of America, His Excellency Dr. Barfour Adjei-Barwuah presented the awards to the representatives of the two men.
The Ambassador appealed to the Ghanaian Community in the United States of America to find a way to support their country.
Steve Green, an American Pediatrician based in Pittsburgh who for the past 30 years has been a friend to Ghana highlighted on some of what he has done for the country under the tutelage of his Hope for Ghana projects. His Hope for Ghana has built schools, brought clean water to some villages in Ghana. Read more about his projects via http://hopeforghana.com/mission/
The Ghana Association of Pittsburgh is a non-profit Association and operates exclusively for education and charitable purposes.
The Association is to foster positive social and professional relationship among Ghanaians and also educate and share Ghanaian culture with interested parties in Greater Pittsburgh.
Ghana Association of Pittsburgh 2019 Dinner Dance & Fundraising https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=igf-5dA8aeY Find a way to support your country - Ambassador Adjei-Barwuah https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jc9tTenfuDE Sankofa Village for the Arts performing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H-SpRMQhYeM Meet Steve Greene, the American doing wonders for Ghana https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9LTAUo3ohM Ghana Ambassador to United States of America show off dancing skills https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2oac1kAdw1E Ghana Association of Pittsburgh honors Allegheny County Executive, Rich Fitzgerald https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMLcEpZFe8A Ghana Association of Pittsburgh honors Mayor of Pittsburgh, Bill Peduto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=criXDoqQbpA By Ebenezer Anangfio