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Social Activists To Speak At Ridgewood Woman's Club

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RIDGEWOOD, N. J. -- The couple behind a foundation to bring education to girls in Africa plan to visit Ridgewood on Nov. 17 to talk about their work and their new book, "Find Me Unafraid: Love, Loss, and Hope in An African Slum."

Kennedy Odede and Jessica Posner Odede, who met in 2007 in Kibera, Kenya, will talk about their book and their work with their foundation Shining Hope For Communities, a nonprofit focused on bringing education to Africa.

It starts at 7:30 p.m. at The Woman's Club of Ridgewood, 215 W. Ridgewood Ave., Ridgewood.

Cost is $50. Contact Bookends for more information or call (201)-445-0726.

More information is also available on the women's club website . For more details about the foundation, visit its website .

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