DNA Tested African Descendants Community Service Announcements and Tips 1 April 2020
African Greetings Family! ~~
I hope you all are doing well. You are receiving this email because you subscribed to our website www.DNATestedAfricans.org .
Our Directorate of Information Management has created a link for updates with helpful Info and tips as we make it through these trying times regarding the coronavirus. We will update info as it is received and/or clarified . https://tinyurl.com/DNACommunityService 📚 . Many of your questions are answered at the above link. African Travel and Reunion plans have been suspended until further notice. As a result of current events, we have added more African DNA kits back to www.Gedmatch.com We will make a determination if we will add more and if we will continue using Gedmatch. You are welcome to search the database using the instructions on the link below to see if you match any kits that we manage. The link below includes step by step instructions on how to check for African matches on Gedmatch as well as how to submit your match screenshots. Please read the instructions carefully before replying to this message. That helps us with time management. Your question may already be answered on the link.. https://tinyurl.com/Finding-African-Family
** Reminder that the Africans kits are still on AncestryDNA.com and MyHeritage.com . As stated above some have been added back to Gedmatch. You can still search AncestryDNA.com and MyHeritage.com for the same matches . Black Owned Business that supply tissue, soap, cleaning supplies and more. https://tinyurl.com/BlackOwnedBusinesses
African Royale DNA Project Gedmatch Contact Form and instructions https://tinyurl.com/African-Gedmatch
As of 23 March 2020, the annual Igbo Festival in Staunton, Virginia is still a go. Updates will be provided on any changes . See the press release https://tinyurl.com/CISA-Press-Release
Please complete the 2020 Census. It’s required . You can complete it online in 10 minutes or less. See the video for instructions.
After watching the video, please visit this link to complete the census https://www.2020census.gov/
Enroll in Igbo Language Classes Online https://tinyurl.com/Learn-Igbo
Watch African Movies https://tinyurl.com/At-the-African-Movies
A New Option
We will send notifications out regarding upcoming video teleconferences . This is a 2020 pilot service that we will make available for questions regarding our services and helpful tips. Please consider signing up for the zoom app at https://zoom.us/ and install it for free.
The next online FREE Yoga class is 4 April at 1 PM EST. Arrive early because the class begins on time. After installing zoom, see this link https://tinyurl.com/DNA-Yoga
Let’s try to remove as much stress as possible. Let’s stay in touch. Enjoy life!!
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We are resilient people. Stay in contact with someone and remember, it takes a village. Much love Family.