Our Staff

What We do

 

UAC is an umbrella Organization for all African Communities in Southwestern Pennsylvania. Our activities are exclusively not-for-profit making. The union is constituted by leadership/representatives from 25 plus African Countries/communities (Immigrants, Refugees, Students, and Internationals) represented and living in this region. Our Vision To have a well informed, empowered and united African Communities in Southwestern Pennsylvania, entire United States and the African continent.

 

Our Mission To foster unity, empowerment, linkages and improve the quality of life of Africans in Southwestern Pennsylvania, through acting upon the needs, concerns, challenges, and opportunities.

Who We are

 

 

Benedict Killang

Executive DirectorFollow

SYLVESTER OMEJE

Ass. Executive DirectorFollow

Oba Eli Kihiona

Cummunity Arts and CultureFollow

Ikuma Ojok

Asst. Secretary GeneralFollow

Lincoln Ward

IT Marketing DirectorFollow

John Kwateng

Account/FinanceFollow

Want to be a part of our team?

 

UACSWPA Membership is open to all Africans who understand how important it is to organize, advocate and empower the African community, as well as build a strong constituency for Africa in the U.S.

As a valued member, you join others in our Membership Council who share your commitment to social and economic justice, civic participation, and empowerment of African immigrants and refugees in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

 

To foster unity, empowerment, linkages and improve the quality of life of Africans in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

To have a well informed, empowered and united African Communities in Southwestern Pennsylvania, and it's surrounding.

To see a complete list of local African community organizations, please click the link below. We are constantly updating our directory

Your donation will enhance our core programs and support activities that will further the mission of UACSWPA. Thanks in advance.