Camden Coalition for a Free South Africa and Namibia


Duration: Unknown, existed in the early 1980s – Unknown, apparently existed in the mid-1980s
Location: Camden, New Jersey, United States


The Camden Coalition for a Free South Africa and Namibia (CCAFSAN) was a grassroots anti-apartheid committee organized. CCAFSAN hosted community education events, and also conducted a perpetual petition drive urging that the City of Camden divest from corporations with ties to apartheid. Camden did pass a resolution in September 1985. (Source: Tips on Working Solo for NCBL by Mark P. Fancher on the National Conference of Black Lawyers website accessed January 27, 2015; and issues of the Public Investment and South Africa Newsletter of March 1986, October 29, 1986, and August 1987, American Committee on Africa, available on this website.)