P.O. Box 29163
Providence, RI 02909

Ubuntu Week

This program is a 2 week program that takes place in spring. During this program we collaborate and partner with local community organizations/schools, and affiliates to offer daily interactive educational, creative and fun sessions.  Youth participants get the opportunity to network, connect, and learn from a variety of professionals and each other. During Ubuntu Week, we also seek to host our international/Domestic partners who participate.

Our goal

To bridge cultural bridges. To promote ubuntu, to connect our community
to and with each other, as well as with our international/domestic partners, to provide youth participants with an opportunity to gain tools and resources from community partners.

How do we meet our goal

  • By creating an intimate, educational, fun and personal experience for all participants.
  • By working with our collaborators, partners and affiliates domestically and
  • Each day consist of 6 to 8 hours of learning, fun, and community building
  • We coordinate housing, transportation, meals and experiences for our international
  • 10+ educational workshops, 5+ activities

The value of this program

  • Youth leaders strengthen their understanding of cultural similarities and differences
  • Youth leaders gain a broader perspective and worldview
  • Youth participants get connected to community resources
  • Youth participants build, expand their network

For information on Unbuntu Week Expenses and how to apply, visit here.

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