• November 10, 2015, Palms Solutions invited to the United Nations Academic Impact Fifth Anniversary: Mr. Kouassi was invited to join the United Nations for a series of conversations on the “next Generation of Global Citizens” To view more click here
  • October, 17 2015, West Philly African & Caribbean Festival (AfriC Fest):The kickoff of AfriC Fest took place at Clark Park on 10/17. The successful cultural event helped promote an “open, friendly, and hospitable environment for immigrants and people of all backgrounds, to come and celebrate the diverse cultures woven into our West Philly community.  Our long term goal is to break down the barriers among the communities in West Philly and work in solidarity with one another. For we believe that “ every person can make a unique and positive contribution to the larger society because of, rather than in spite of, their differences. AfriC Fest in the news
  • September, 19 2015, Philly African Cup of Nations for Peace (PACONP) Palms Solutions Annual Soccer Tournament:  We have been gratified by the presence of different organizations including Penn Medicine, the Philadelphia Union, MOIMA, UNAGP, the Pearsons family(moon bounce) and Rickie & Maria, our great chefs who made us indulged in great food.  In addition, we have had food from different countries, as well as coffee and tea specially prepared from diverse parts of the African continent. Moreover, our colorful and well designed cultural attires brought a sweet aroma of brotherhood and interconnectedness to the event. It was just Sensational. For more info click here
  • June 14, 2015 Palms Solutions attended and successfully contributed to the World Bank first Diaspora Forum titled “Engaging the African Diaspora in Trade, Investment & Skills Forum”. The event brought together stakeholders from different business backgrounds as well as grassroots organizations to discuss best strategies for a sustainable partnership between the World bank and other stakeholders.
  • April, 15 2015, Palms Solutions E. Newsletter will launch , stay tuned…” Interested in keeping up to date on businesses efforts throughout the city, issues of immigration, Education, as they relate to the Diaspora? How about being informed about the latest news in the African Francophone Diaspora Community, and abroad?  If so, then sign up to receive the “Bridge” the new Palms Solutions e-newsletter. This new e-newsletter will serve the needs of African business owners, property owners, African community organizations and schools largely populated by African students.   We will also provide you with updates on business tips, announcements about meetings and special events, articles about local businesses, coupons, and more!  If you would like to be informed about the latest news in the African Diaspora Community, sign up to receive the “Bridge” at info@palmssolutions.org
  • March 20-21, 2015, Palms Solutions is invited to speak at the 2015 Global Health Catalyst Cancer Summit at Harvard Medical School.The objective of this summit is, to provide a forum for discussion of tangible actions and innovative approaches that can be taken to deepen/catalyze high impact U.S.-Africa collaborations in cancer care, research, and education. Participants will include scholars and practitioners in cancer research, care, and education as well as African Diaspora community/group/organization/business leaders. See pictures and read more
  • January 1/25/2015 Palms Solutions along with Penn medicine embarked on influenza vaccination to communities impacted by Ebola. The outbreak and public health response may have had unintended results of restricted healthcare access for persons from those countries. Also, the current influenza Epidemics has the potential to complicate the healthcare needs of this community given the similarities in symptomatology between EVD and the flu and the possibility that persons from Ebola Affected Communities infected with influenza may delay care for fear of being screened for EVD. View pictures here