12th Salifest

12th Salifest –  28.September 2019


With supporters generous donation we staged our 12th Salifest. A Big Thank You to the many volunteers making Salifest possible. As well as record number of visitors there were record number of helpers! We were

  • part of Catford Arts Trail
  • part of Creative Ageing Festival
  • Created Digital story about Salifest with photos by Ivan Angell
  • raised funds for projects in Guinea


Many people took part, including Lewisham Pensioners Ukulele group SMUG, a Primary school steel pan band Royal Steel and local secondary pupils with spoken word & piano piece. Our local MP, Janet Daby visited 2nd year in a row and delivered a lovely speech in support of us!


  • Abram’s Dance & Vieux’s Drum workshop
  • African Food, home-baked cakes & drinks
  • stalls with jewellery, African crafts & more
  • Yeu-lai Mo Art exhibition Dummyheads
  • tombola & raffle
  • Info about our work in Africa
  • fundraising stalls
  • Julie Akera’s East-African crafts







See the Salifest 2018 story here