Town of Ramapo

237 Route 59

Suffern, New York 10901



For more information, please contact Gene Fields, 845-357-5100, ext 220

 or Chris Sampson, 845-357-5100, ext. 263




The Ramapo Town Board and the Town of Ramapo African Heritage Twinning Committee invite everyone to join with them for the 21st Annual Celebration of African Heritage Night on Wednesday, February 26, 8 pm, Ramapo Town Hall, 237 Rte. 59, Suffern, New York.


“The Town Board is very proud of its 125,000 residents.  One of its goals is to promote ethnic harmony.  At the beginning of some of the Town Board Meetings, the Town Board highlights the contributions made by the different nationality groups who live in our town,” said Supervisor Christopher St Lawrence.  


The JAMCCAR, EKKLIPSE STEEL BAND, will delight everyone with their Caribbean music.


A fabulous cultural program will follow. 

President of the African Heritage Twinning Committee, Chief Nii Lantei Lamptey, will welcome all.

Several outstanding individuals will be honored by the Ramapo Town Board.

A delicious taste of African, Caribbean, and Southern foods will be served following the cultural program.  It is all free and open to the public!  For further information, please contact Gene Fields,

845-357-5100, ext 220 or Chris Sampson, 845-357-5100, ext. 263



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