Our mission is to inspire, connect and economically empower our members  through education, networking, investment  opportunities and cultural awareness.
Date: June 22nd - 25th, 2017

Theme: Melting Pot or Salad Bowl?

American-Kalenjin navigating challenges and prosperity

Gotabgaa Annual Conference  2017

@ Minneapolis-St Paul MN!

Gotabgaa annual conference started in 2003, the first annual conference was held in Greensboro NC, prompted by the participants desire to meet in person. This conference was attended by 73 Kenyans. From then to date, the Gotabgaa Conference has been successfully held each year.  It is our great honor to welcome the conference the second  time in Minneapolis-St Paul MN.

Gotabgaa Annual Conference  will be held in Jefferson High School Bloomington MN June 22-25, 2017 and organized by many volunteers of GotabMN. 

Our theme this year will be:  Melting Pot or Salad Bowl? Kalenjin American Navigating Challenges and Prosperity.

This year we have programs that various programs including:  
  • Comedian Night, 
  • Break out sessions, 
  • Kids program, 
  • Youth Programs 
  • State of the art red carpet dinner 
  •  Miss kalenjin night. 

Committee members, have worked tirelessly to make this conference fun and informative.  We look forward seeing you in June, plan to attend and if you have any questions don't hesitate to contact us.  

We hope all of you will come and enjoy Gotabgaa 2017 Annual Conference,  Minnesota the land of 10,000 Lakes.

Feel free to visit the GOTABMN Chapter for more updates.


Peter Kosgei - Chair Organizing Committee

Venue Address

Thomas Jefferson High School,
4001 W 102nd St,
Minneapolis, MN, 55437.
4001 W 102nd St, Minneapolis, MN, 55437.



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Featured Programs

Adopt an International Student

Youth Innovation Summit

Annual Cultural Fete

Benevolence Fund

Thursday, Jun 22 at 12:00 PM - Sunday, Jun 25 1:00 PM

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