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57th of Congo's Independance

MASSIVELY SHOW UP at the events commemorating the 57th anniversary of the Independence of our beloved country:


* What: CCWM's annual cookout to celebrate DRC's Independence Day. This event will also include sport tournaments, playground for kids, music, etc.

* When: Saturday, July 1st, 2017

* Time: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm Admission: Free (Be ready to spend on food and drink)

* Where: 3928 Greencastle Rd, Burtonsville, MD 20866


* What: Projection of a documentary film . The projection will be followed by a workshop on civic engagement by Michel Kemani and Zoe Adjanga

* When: Sunday, July 2nd, 2017

* Time: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

* Where: 3140 Gracefield Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20904

* Admission: Free


* What: Fundraising gala where guests will be treated with entertaining live performances, a fashion show, delicious dishes from the Congolese cuisine, the greatest Congolese hits on the dance floor etc.The event will also be an opportunity to introduce new executives, new board members, and CCWM's founders among other activities.

* When: Monday, July 3rd, 2017

*Time: 7:00 pm - 3:00 am

* Where: Vikings Center: 15212 Dino Drive, Burtonsville, MD 20866

* Admission: CCWM members IN GOOD STANDING with regard to CCWM monthly contributions: $20

CCWM members NOT IN GOOD STANDING with regard to CCWM monthly contributions: $25 for singles or $40 for couples

Non-CCWM individuals: $30 for singles or $50 for couples

***you are strongly advised to purchase tickets before the event because seats are limited!!!!

* Call:

- Henoc Yassa - (301) 693-0109 - Bisibo Mulongo - (202) 710-7087 - Desha Kisanga - (301) 613-0571 - Mireille Lendo - (240) 401-5712 - Marie Tekele - (240) 426-0003 - Willie Kahindo - (240) 702-5563 - CCWM executives - 1(888) 361-3510

* Send an email to and someone will call you as soon as possible.

For those of you who are more visual, there is a list of informative videos about these events on the following links:

1. Président Christian Kanonga reçu par Marius Muhunga dans "Marius chez Vous" (06.26.2017):

2. Entraînement des "International Eagles" de Baltimore pour préparer le tournoi du 30/06/2017:

3. Président Mayaka et Président Kanonga mobilisent les congolais de Washington pour la fête du 30/06:

4. CCWM EVent Updates by SG Desha Kisanga (Facebook Only):

Thank you to N.J. Lema & Co for being an official sponsor for the CCWM Soirée Gala 2017

​​ If you have any question, please call 1(888) 361-3510 or send an email to

Make sure you bring out a friend !!!

Happy Independence Day!!!!


Christian Kanonga (President) Babeth Ebeka (Vice Président) Desha Kisanga (Sec. General) Mireille Lendo (Treasurer)


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