Welcome to the Elmont Cultural Center, a non-profit organization that strives to bring people together through appreciation for diversity, inclusion, and culture. We are dedicated to providing education, workshops, and resources to our community on a variety of issues, from immigration to community development.At our center, we offer a range of engaging programs and activities that focus on the interests of our diverse population. We strive to bring people of all backgrounds together to share their unique perspectives, celebrate their differences, and create a welcoming atmosphere for all.
The Elmont Cultural Center and Elmont Alumni Network put on its third annual Juneteenth Celebration Festival on Saturday, June 17.
Juneteenth is a federal holiday on June 19 that celebrates the emancipation of African-Americans who were still enslaved in Texas two years after slaves across the U.S. were declared free in President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation.
Some of our past work and celebrations
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This months meeting is all about celebrating hard working women. Come join us for a seat at the table as we watch a compeling movie, conversation and light refreshment as we encourage each other.