Founded in December 2016, KGEDC's vision is “That people of African descent have full inclusion in society without racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia, and related intolerance with all of the resources required to pursue the American dream and contribute to the overall economic and workforce development of the U.S.”


Kemetyu Global Economic Development Corporation is a non-profit corporation and shall be operated exclusively for charitable (including relief of the poor, distressed, or underprivileged; erecting or building public buildings, monuments, or works; lessening the burdens of government; lessening neighborhood tensions; eliminating prejudice and discrimination; and defending human and civil rights secured by law), literary, and educational purposes under Section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, or the corresponding section of any future Federal tax code.


Kemetyu Global Economic Development Corporation’s purpose is to serve as a community and economic development corporation with a special interest in communities and peoples who have been traditionally underserved and/or excluded from the resources required to pursue the American dream and contribute to the overall economic and workforce development of the USA.

We Believe That Economic Stability Is Needed To Make Our Community Whole.

And Economic Development is a Lifestyle.

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Our Focus

Our core aim is to produce unique and innovative arts & culture projects that bring communities closer together.
  • KANZI Fest
  • Jazzpreneurs (In the works.)
KGEDC knows that our community is rich with assets. We live in a nation where the impossible is possible. Collectively we will win by building our community assets and making sure that they are protected.
  • Kemetyu Association
  • TaMeri Gun Club
  • Disaster Recovery
Real estate development is one of the most straight forward paths to wealth, especially generational wealth. KGEDC is planning a multi-use development that is sustainable, smart, and slow. An opportunity
  • Residential
  • Commercial
  • Educational
Most problems are existent or magnified because of the lack of financial resources. In order to change the situation of our people, we must strengthen our businesses and improve our employment rate.
  • Kemetyu Commerce Council
  • Land Owners Wealth Access Center (In the works.)
Education is the key to success. Ensuring that our children are properly educated is our responsibility.
  • Home-school Resources
  • School Choice
Economic success has long required a global approach. Forming relationships that support community and economic growth are key.
  • International Affairs Council
  • International Affairs Summit

Kimson Johnson

Board Consulant

Kwasi Obeng

Strategic Consultant
  • It is very important for us as Americans to learn how to defend ourselves and our property.  TaMeri Gun Club came at the right time to not only help us use firearms safely, but also to have fun with competitions and hunting activities.

    Valerie W. - TGC Member