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Menslink Midweeker with Francis Owusu

December 4 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

FREE

Francis Owusu has used his love of dance to stimulate others to build their confidence and self-belief, as it did for him. A child of Ghanaian parents, Francis grew up in Victoria where he endured racism born of ignorance which almost propelled him towards a life of crime.

Moving to Canberra he turned his life around through dance, going on to study finance banking at university by day and exploding on stage by night as a member of the band 925. During his career he has worked with major recording artists Marcia Hines, Jon Stevens and Guy Sebastian. Driven by a determination to share his good fortune, he organised after-school dance classes for children.

Over the past decade Francis and Kulture Break have performed with thousands of children in schools, community centres and jails, inspiring and motivating them. For Francis, Kulture Break is a reflection of his belief that life is not characterised by what you have received but what you can give.

Midweekers are available to women and men of all ages who want to come and listen to inspiring stories from our local men, as well as to understand some of the key issues facing young guys in our region. You don’t have to be a guy to come to a Midweeker – just interested in supporting young guys and their families.

Details

Date:
December 4
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
FREE
Event Category:

Organiser

Menslink Canberra
Phone:
02 6287 2226
Email:
info@menslink.org.au
Website:
https://menslink.org.au

Venue

Gryphons Caffe & Bar
16 Barker Street
Griffith, ACT 2603 Australia
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Phone:
(02) 6260 8848
Website:
http://gryphons.com.au
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