Tolls and Schnapps

Tolls and Schnapps

Our last day in Odeh was a chance to reflect on what we’ve seen and ways to stay involved. The needs in Aprade and Odeh are well defined with two great leaders at the helm, Nana Rokoto and Nana Ama. They want to create a space for orphans and elders without...
Black Star

Black Star

From learning our Ghanian names (mine is Kweko since I was born on a Wednesday) to understanding how Ghanaians feel about colonization and independence from the United Kingdom in 1957, our education in Ghana is slowly evolving. The folks we have met feel that...
Ghana Bound!

Ghana Bound!

We are excited to be taking an adventure to see the root of the traditions we have been documenting for the past few years on Staten Island. We are headed to Ghana tomorrow evening with the help and support of our dear friends (and mentors) Samuel Owusu-Sekyere and...