Coming Events

End of the Year Party

November 23 2019

Hello Dear Members,
On behalf of the leaders and the planning committee I would like to formally announce and invite you to the End of Year Party that will be taking place on November 23,2019.
This years event will be bigger and better With performances from our very own TCAC Youth and many more exciting entertainment.
We will also have dignitaries joining our event, details regarding this will be communicated by the leadership closer to the date.
Tickets are also officially on sale. To make the process easier this year , most of our leaders will have tickets for sale. Please do not hesitate to contact them or the contacts on the poster.
I look forward to seeing you all there this year as we celebrate our community and each other.
For more information contact:
1. Guni at  780-707-6310
2. Ray at   403-837-2715
Thank you,
Raymond Njiku

Previous Events

Family Potluck June 29th

Hello members, 

It is about that time for our annual potluck event. Just sending out a quick save the date memo that our potluck will be on June 30, 2019. Details on location and details list will follow in the next coming days. Stay tuned!!

Raymond Njiku – TCAC PRESIDENT

For more information

Date: November 24, 2018
Location: Holiday Inn Hotel, 4206 Macleod Trail South, Calgary
Time: 5:30PM – 1PM (Dinner will be served @ 6:30PM)
Tickets: Adults (>18) – $50 (Early bid) or $55 @ Door
             Children (>6) – $25 (Early bid) or $30 @ Door
             Children (<6) – FREE
The guest room is available @ discount rate of $99. Please, reserve your room in advance by contacting the hotel.
In addition, there will be door prize, just arrive on time.
Raymond Njiku
(Organizing Committee Chair) (403) -837-2715
 Isaria Kwayu 
(403) -796-5252
   Shabani Kachua 
(403) -801-9077

For more information

TCAC 2018 End of Year Party


TCAC 2017 End of Year Party - Banner


It’s hard to believe summer is here after a long winter. We had a busy year so far, a lot of activities and engagement with different communities, organizations and all levels of government. Our existence has been felt with more potential and opportunities for our Association to grow and prosper. On behalf of the Executive Team, I would like to thank you all.This year, Summer BBQ (Nyama Choma) promises to be much bigger family fun-filled day celebration with a lot of food and games / sports. The menu includes different types of meat (nyama choma), kid’s food (hot dogs / hamburgers and etc) without compromising the vegie. The location is one of the most recently developed park in Calgary with great amenities such as basketball courts, playscape, pathways, soccer field, tennis courts, toboggan hill and wading pool / spray park. Please save the day and come out to support your community while having fun. We are organizing a soccer game between Calgary and Edmonton / Friends of TCAC. We are taking this game very serious as we continue with our soccer practices every Saturday from 5:00 – 7:00 PM.In addition, we are looking for volunteers. Please let us know if you would like to be part of this historic day. We are also welcoming any suggestions or ideas to make this day, “your day”.

Location: Prairie Winds Park – 223 Castleridge Blvd. N.E.
Date: August 04, 2018
Time: 2:00 – 9:00 PM
Payment: Family – $30; Single (16 and above) – $15
RSVP: July 28, 2018

Please send your contributions to:-
Shabani Kachua – kachuas@gmail.com or 403-801-9077
Sheikh Abdulaziz – alshuwehdy@gmail.com or 403-973-0428
Said Mateso – smateso@gmail.com or 403-708-2702

Find the attached poster and spread the word.

Looking forward to seeing you all.


Shabani Kachua
President, TCAC

Potluck Party – 2018

Saturday May 12, 2018 (2-7pm) in RENFREW COMMUNITY HALL – Located at 811 Radford Rd N.E


Community Members,

It is another exciting moment that, the TCAC is inviting you, your family and friends to our first ever 2018 POTLUCK EVENT to be held on May 12, 2018 at Renfrew Community Hall located at 811 Radford Rd N.E.  This special event will include but not limited to Tanzanian and International Home-made Cuisine, kids and youth activities, music performance, community engagement and awareness with Calgary police and fire department and many more.

Please Save the Date and contact Zenah (403-909-7901) or Juma (403-615-3500) to identify which item (food) from the list menu that you can bring to the table. For more information please see the attached poster.

The Executive Team and Board Members are looking forward to seeing you all.

Asanteni Sana

Shabani Kachua

President, TCAC



End of Year Party – 2017

Saturday, November 11 2017 at Best Western Plus Village Park Inn – 1804 Crowchild Trail NW

Sponsor(s) : Safari Grill


To purchase tickets:-

  1. Contact Kachua (President) – 403 801 9077
  2. Via email transfer to kachuas@gmail.com

Please: Make sure you contact Kachua via cellphone or leave him a voicemail when you send the money via email.

Our Venue Location: 1804 Crowchild Trail NW

Annual General Meeting – Saturday, October 14 2017 at Southcentre Mall – Community Room located at 100 Anderson Rd SE, Calgary, AB T2J 3V1

Message from Shabani Kachua : President 

Community Members;

I would like to THANK all of you who attended our 2017 Annual General Meeting. I appreciate for those who notified us in advance that they will miss the meeting due to various reasons. For those who didn’t make, we are looking forward to see you at the next meeting.

We have been informed that, other members are not on this mailing list.  However, due to some technicalities, we will have to create a new database (mailing list). I, therefore ask you to accept the invitation from the new mailing list when it comes out. If you know someone who is not receiving our emails, please let us know.

Our End of the Year Party is around the corner. To make this event a success and less stress to the Organizing Team, please RSVP and buy your tickets as early as you can. The deadline is Nov 01. This year’s event is Unique, Classy and has more to offer. Don’t Wait to Hear the Stories But Be Part of the Stories. The Organizing team will reach out to you, please respond positively and join the Fun Day on Nov 11. Again, everyone is invited, share this to as many people as you can.

See about us page for more information…..

Community Members; 

 For the 1st time, TCAC in partnership with Afrodivaz presents to you Annual Nyama Choma Festival here in Calgary. It will be a unique event where family and friends will gather and enjoy summer with Nyama Choma while assimilating with other community members. There will be plenty of activities including KIDS FUN GAMES. Game of the day will be between Tanzania and Other East African Counties. All people are invited. 

Date:               July 29, 2017 

Time:               12:00 PM to 6:00 PM 

Location:         Winston Heights Mount View Community Association 

                          520 27 AVE NE   

Fees:               Age < 12 yrs   = $5 

                         Regular          = $10 


We are looking for volunteers, so please let us know if you will be able to volunteer. 

For more information including payments, please contact any of theExecutive Member or 403-620-1929 or 403-483-3815  


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  • Winter Wonder Celebration          –        March 2017



  • Summer BBQ & Soccer Bash –        September 2016

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