Summer has arrived and children are out of school. What will they do with all the time on their hands? Here are a few ideas you may consider to keep your little ones enjoying fun, learning new things and meeting new people. The Austin Zoo- This is a wonderful place to explore and enjoy… Read More Fun Summer Fun for Your Children
From our archives January 2009 Kai Dupe has been a supporter of Ujima Magazine from the beginning. He wrote a story for us monthly that focused on technology. Kai is very passionate about technology but he is specifically passionate about Blacks in Technology. His message is we need to look to the next generation to… Read More Kai Dupe
Living with Sickle Cell What is Sickle Cell? Sickle cell disease is an inherited life-threatening blood disorder that affects the red blood cells. These sickled cells carry less oxygen to parts of the body and when these misshaped cells are clumped together causes pain crisis. It affects African Americans, Hispanics, and many more ethnic groups. Sickle cell disease… Read More Sickle Cell Month
Back to school is right around the corner. Everyone is shopping and getting their clothes, supplies, and food choices ready for the first day. I really don’t know how the lunch at school these days go but when I was coming up you could take your lunch, which I did most days, except when they… Read More What’s For Lunch?
Ujima had a great week, hope you did as well. This is what we wanted to share with you this week. If you are looking for a great way to start your day with energy, may want to try this enery smoothies. As an entrepreneur, you are always aware of how your time is spent.… Read More What You Missed This Week
Hey Everyone! I hope your summer is great. It is almost time to head back to school for children and parents. Getting back into that grind can be hard for some. We hope you are enjoying your last days with fun. We, at Ujima, are having a great summer despite the heat. Have you handled… Read More Are you enjoying the last of summer?
WHO: Austin African-American Firefighters Association’s (AAAFFA) Basketball Camp WHAT: More than 150 kids from throughout Austin (primarily East Austin) attend this free three-day camp to learn both the fundamentals of basketball and fire safety. Additionally, the firefighters involved take the opportunity to talk to them about what it takes to become a firefighter, hoping to… Read More AFD: Basketball Camp for At-Risk Youth this Thursday