Celebrate Freedom Day with ACC, May 2! 

You're Invited: Join us for an evening celebrating South African culture, wines, and cuisine. Browse beautiful hand-crafted items available for purchase in our marketplace. Learn more about the ACC mission during a short program at 7 pm.
Date & Time: Thursday, May 2nd, 6-9 pm

Location: At the home of Melissa and Uri Camarena, the historic Alfred Pillsbury house located at
116 E. 22nd Street Minneapolis, MN 55404

Tickets: $65 – All proceeds go to building classrooms. Click below to RSVP and order tickets.


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Our kids thrive with your support! No one should need to go to school outdoors in the rain or cold.



















Africa Classroom Connection holds a vision that every child in KwaZulu Natal has the opportunity for an excellent education. Our mission is providing resources to help build and improve schools in KwaZulu Natal. We work to get buildings built, help kids stay in school, and facilitate cultural exchanges/overseas travel.


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  • The librarian Thibole in the Emasundwini School Library
  • girls in the Emasundwini School Library
  • Some children attend school under a tree, which exposes them to insects and the elements, and cancels school on rainy and cold days.
  • Emmanuel is the civil engineer who makes sure construction is completed satisfactorily.