Tag Archives: United Front Against Riverblindness

For Women in the Congo: October 1 and 9

In this disturbing time of unrest in the Democratic Republic of Congo, woman leaders who empower women in the Congo are visiting Princeton. Princeton United Methodist Church traditionally supports two charities based in the Congo, the United Front Against Riverblindness, … Continue reading

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Masks from the Congo: March 21 Auction

This mask from the Congo is a traditional Luba craft, not created for the tourist trade. Bidding starts at $200. This amazing Luba Shankadi mask will be on sale, in a live auction, at the African Soiree on Saturday, March 21. Anyone may … Continue reading

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Kuba Art at UFAR’s African Soiree

Fascinating masks and textiles, intriguing pottery, carved figurines, and exquisite beading with cowrie shells — Kuba artwork from the Democratic Republic of Congo will be for sale at the African Soiree on Saturday, March 21, 5 to 9 p.m. in the main lounge of the … Continue reading

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Songs for Congo: November 9

Here is a way to support a cause founded by PUMC’s own Daniel Shungu, United Front Against Riverblindness. Together with another worthy charity for Congo, Woman Cradle of Abundance, UFAR presents its second annual benefit concert with 4-Time Grammy Nominee Karrin Allyson. When: Sunday, November 9 … Continue reading

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