"You cannot be what you cannot see" -Marian e. Wright
Takarra and Tia are two sistas from California who began travelling abroad to Ghana, West Africa in 2014 to continue their education. While in Ghana, Takarra and Tia began to develop their global identities as young Afrikan Black Womxn and returned every year since committed to creating opportunities for ALL Afrikan people to connect to our Motherland.
West2West facilitates the exchange of resources, education, and culture within the Afrikan Black Diaspora. Through exposure and connectedness those in the Diaspora can realize their people power and be moved to establish self-sustained and self-governed communities.
To empower the next generations of Afrikan Black people who will:
1) Resist the forces that seek to divide those in the Afrikan Black Diaspora
2) Reclaim Afrikan spirituality, unity, and land
3) Rebuild sovereign Afrikan intelligensia, communities, and nations