D.R. Congo: The Forgotten War

The Congolese Community of Southern California presents an evening of food, entertainment (African La Rumba Live Band), film/documentary (King Leopold's Ghost), gallery exhibitions (Effect of War), and more.

Saturday, July 15, 2006
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
The Immanuel
3300 Wilshire Boulevard
Entrance at 663 S. Berendo
Los Angeles, CA 90010

Invited MC -- Muadi Mukenge, UCLA African Studies Alum


  • Event starts at 6 PM
  • Film Screening of King Leopold's Ghost scheduled to begin at 7 PM, immediately followed by music and dancing -- La Rumba Band (featuring Dodo Munoko), Oriental Dance, African Tam Tam
  • Gallery Exhibition ongoing during the event

An evening to support medical institutions, Education, Human Rights & Democratic Elections in the D.R. Congo -- proceeds from ticket sales will benefit programs in the DRC.

For tickets, informaiton, contact Jules Boyele at julesboyele@yahoo.com or 213-842-7467


Cost : Tickets $20; VIP Tickets $50

For more information please contact:

Jules BoyeleTel: 213-842-7467


Sponsor(s): African Studies Center, Doctors without Borders/Medecins sans frontieres, Human Right Watch Southern California, Young Advocates, KPFK Radio (90.7), The Carter Center, Operation USA, Inter-Agency Council, Linden Productions, AFACT.