Tuesday, September 19, 2006
AFRICAN SERVICES-GREAT RESSOURCE
Hey people, someone referred to this great non profit agency here in New York called the
"African Services"..it was founded by Ethiopian ressortissants here in NY..it's goal is :"improving the health and self-sufficency of the African Community"...
Check this out ,they also provide business loans to entrepeneurs....come on :)
They have great "free" programs:
English ClassesEvery Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evening at African Services Committee. Intermediate class from 5:00 to 6:00 pm and beginner class from 6:30 to 7:30 pm.
Support Groups for ClientsWeekly support groups for clients. Please contact Claudette Francois at 212-222-3882, ext. 109 for details.
Loans for EntrepreneursProject Enterprise holds information sessions on small business loans every Monday and Thursday from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at 144 W 125th St., 4th Fl, New York, NY. For more information on services they provide, call 212-678-6734.
Free Asthma ScreeningEvery Tuesday, 3:00 to 5:30 pm at SUNY Downstate Medical Center, 445 Lenox Road, Brooklyn, NY. For appointment call (718) 270-2020.
Free Cardiac ScreeningEvery Monday, 5:00 to 8:00 pm at Family Health Services, 840 Lefferts Ave., Brooklyn, NY and Wednesday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at Downstate Medical Center, 470 Clarkson Avenue, Suite C, Room A1-708, Brooklyn, NY. For appointment call (718) 270-2020.
Diabetes, High Blood Pressure, and Vision Screenings at African ServicesWe hold free vision, diabetes and high blood pressure screening in our office on a bimonthly basis.
USE THE RESSOURCE OR FORWARD TO PEOPLE WHO NEED IT!
For more info:
Djaa African People Are on top of their health:)
And since it was founded by Ethiopians...
Djaa l'Ethiopie est dans le chaud:)