Africa Classroom Connection

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Barbara Bencini, Merrill Lynch
Michelle Biros, Professor & Vice Chair of Research, University of MN Dept. of Emergency Medicine; Emergency Physician, Hennepin County Medical Center
Henry A. Bromelkamp (Chair), President, Bromelkamp Company LLC
Robyn Coquyt, Sr. Operations Monitoring Manager, Medtronic
Tammie Follett (Chair, Development Committee), Senior Account Manager & Business Development Specialist,
Thomson Reuters
Roy Goslin,
Z Wines USA
Anne Hussian, Executive Director, Dodoma Tanzania Health Development
Rich Kleber, Merrill Lynch
Phethile Kunene (Chair, Communications Committee), Young Parent Case Manager, St. Stephen's Human Services
Peter Maritz (Vice Chair)
Jeffrey M. Nelson (Treasurer), Angel Tax Credit Program Coordinator, Minnesota Department of Employment & Economic Development 
Patrick Plonski (Secretary), Executive Director, Books For Africa 

Ubuntu Advisory Council
Ebrahim Rasool (Honorary Chair), South African Ambassador to the United States
Willem Ellis, President and Founder,
South Africa – Minnesota Business Council

What is Ubuntu? Ubuntu is a Zulu term that translates as “human kindness.” Nelson Mandela explains Ubuntu in this video:


Hhashi School under construction
Hhashi School Under Construction

Articles of Incorporation and Certificate (under our former name)
IRS Determination Letter
Amendment to Change Name
Africa Classroom Connection Policies


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