Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture is dedicated to presenting and teaching Arab culture through the arts and language. “Al-Bustan,” Arabic for “The Garden,” offers structured exposure to the language, art, architecture, music, dance, literature, and natural environment of the Arab world through artistic and educational programs. More information here.
Art Sphere Inc. targets underserved populations in an effort to engage the creativity in communities, empower neighborhoods, explore the positives in peoples’ lives, and heal the mind, body, and spirit through art. More information here.
Asian Arts Initiative advances racial equity and understanding, activating artists, youth, and their communities through creative practice and dialogue grounded in the diverse Asian American experience. More information here.
Centro Nueva Creación (Centro) is promotes resilience in young people through educational enrichment and engagement with the arts and Latino cultures. More information here.
Koresh Dance Company’s community outreach program, Koresh Kids Dance, provides free in-school year-round dance programs in Philadelphia public schools. More information here.
Inspired by the voices of our ancestors, Kulu Mele African Dance and Drum Ensemble preserves, presents and builds upon the dance and music of Africa and the African Diaspora. The Company conducts outreach to youth and also self-produces performances and workshops each year that are affordable for a broad cross section of the city’s residents. More information here.
Philadanco builds the skills of emerging and professional dancers and choreographers in a nurturing environment, while increasing the appreciation of dance among its many communities. More information here.
Philadelphia Folklore Project works to sustain cultural and artistic practices rooted in the histories and traditions of people in Philadelphia. More information here.
Sister Cities Girlchoir builds communities of music makers that empower girls to occupy their unique position in creating a better world. More information here.
Taller Puertorriqueño’s primary purpose is to preserve, develop, and promote Puerto Rican arts and culture, grounded in the conviction that embracing one’s cultural heritage is central to community empowerment. Taller is also committed to the representation and support of other Latino cultural expressions and our common roots. More information here.
The Tibetan Association of Philadelphia is a non-profit organization of Tibetans in the Philadelphia region. It strives to preserve and promote the unique Tibetan culture, traditions, and language within the Tibetan Community and further the just cause of Tibet. More information here.