Advancing African Culture Across The Community

Afrika Yetu offers the opportunity to experience African culture through immersive experiences both locally and abroad. We provide programming for all ages and educational levels, with an aim to share our joy and passion of African culture.




Our work reaching out to new immigrants and connecting communities is made possible through partnerships with diverse groups and institutions in Pittsburgh and around the country.


The Heinz Endowments


The Pittsburgh Foundations


The Pennsylvania Council on The Arts


Highmark and Blue Cross Foundation


Westinghouse Nuclear Foundation


Our Partners

Afrika Yetu is committed to partnering within the community on multiple levels. We would like to extend a warm thanks to our community partners that help us bridge information gaps, build capacities, and overcome cultural barriers.


West End Multicultural Center
House of Transformation

The House of Transformation Global Ministry located in Pittsburgh's West End provides a home for our Yetu Academy programming and social services, including:

  • Afterschool Programs

  • Community Classes

  • Parent Engagement

  • Citizenship & Naturalization Assistance


Mt. Oliver Graceland International Ministry

Graceland Missionary located in Pittsburgh's Mt. Oliver neighborhood provides as home for our Immigration & Social Services, including:

  • Citizenship & Naturalization Assistance

  • E.S.L. Teaching

  • Community Programming

  • Youth Services Programming


African Music SerieS Partners

The African Music Series is an authentic series of performances by local artists and touring musicians that present the traditional cultural arts of Africa. Through our performances, we strive to create an atmosphere of communal participation, encouraging and inspiring audiences and participants to join in the celebration!


Check Out Our Events Page for Upcoming Events and Locations