KWANZAA. Created by: Mrs. Waterman-O’Connell. BACKGROUND. Kwanzaa is an African American holiday that begins on December 26 th and ends January 1 st . The word Kwanzaa comes from the Swahili language and means “first fruits of the harvest”. It was started in 1966 by Dr.Maulana Karengz.
Created by: Mrs. Waterman-O’Connell
The seven principles of Kwanzaa that celebrate the positive aspects of the African way of life.