Congo Week 2024

Congo week @York University

Congo week 2008October 19th –October 25th 2008 Sunday October 19th 2008PRAY FOR THE CONGO: 5pm at the Scott Religious Center on Sunday October 19th 2008

Theme: The power of prayer!

Monday October 20th 7:30pm at Founders Assembly Hall

Theme: Women and Children in the Congo


  • Kay Morris- will sing and speak about AIDS in Africa

  • Video: On rape of women in the D.R. Congo

Wednesday October 22nd 2008: 7:30pm at Founders Assembly Hall

Theme: The illegal Exploitation of Congo’s Resources

SPEAKER: Asad Ismi: Author and International Affairs Correspondent for the Canadian centre for Policy Alternatives Monitor”Artists to invite:

  • Quasim
  • Rohan and Group

Cell OUT October 22nd between 12pm and 6pm: We ask people all around the world to turn their cell phones off from 12pm-6pm.



Saturday October 25th 12pm, meet outside Founders College at York University at 11:30 am, We will run/walk from York to Union Station

“Run for the Congo”… a marathon to raise funds for the Congo. The run will be with an organization called Deedz who work for the homeless community in Toronto.