Capoeira (pronounced ka-poo-e-da) is a dynamic Afro-Brazilian art form unique to Brazil, which developed during the slavery era through shared cultural customs, rituals, and fighting techniques. Capoeira was born as an expression of resistance and re... more
The Alliance Française of Napa is part of an international cultural non-profit association which promotes French language and culture throughout the world.  more
* To provide the Arab community in the Bay Area and neighboring regions with a physical base for cultural activities, where a sense of belonging and unity are strengthened. * To teach the younger generation of Arabs about the components of their cul... more
Established in 1998, Asia Society Northern California (ASNC) is uniquely positioned on the edge of the Pacific and at the entrance to Silicon Valley. ASNC connects the San Francisco Bay Area's diverse local community with a wide network of leaders an... more
Bay Area Jewish Healing Center is dedicated to providing Jewish spiritual care to those living with illness, to those caring for the ill, and to the bereaved through direct service, education and training, and information and referral. more
There are tons of opportunities at Bayanihan Community Center to volunteer, learn and connect to a variety of local groups. The event space is also a voting center on election days. Values Bayanihan - Community working together Katatagan -... more
A unique botanical garden devoted to awaken creativity and inspiration through cultural, musical, artistic and educational programs and classes. The Big Sur Spirit Garden offers exotic succulents and plants, local and international fair trade sculpt... more
The Buriel Clay Memorial Theater located on the first floor of the African American Art & Culture Complex was named after Mr. Buriel Clay, a prominent African American Playwright and Poet from San Francisco. The 210 seat theater has hosted theatr... more
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2014 Season Celebrates "Bach and the Italians" Carmel Bach Festival’s 77th Season “Bach and the Italians” focuses on the music of Italy, with an evening of Italian opera, virtuosic works for violin, Felix Mendelssohn’s &... more
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Housed in Casa de Cultura, BrasArte presents several annual activities thru its arts and culture program. These include: Yemanja Arts Festival (February), Carnaval Ball (February-March), Sao Joao Festival (June), Camp Erê (June-July), Lavag... more
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The Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco is a major community-based, non-profit organization established in 1965 to foster the understanding and appreciation of Chinese and Chinese American art, history, and culture in the United States. The facil... more
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If you are an Italian person traveling in the West or if you'd like to travel or even move to Italy, you might know this office. Inside the Consulate of Italy building is the Council of Ten Meeting Hall where a variety of events are put on. more
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The Center is home to a growing artist community, and has recently expanded with help from many community organizations and businesses. The Center's goal is to encourage and develop art and culture in the community by providing educational programs a... more
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The Slavonic Mutual and Benevolent Society was founded in San Francisco in 1857 by Slavic immigrants, primarily from the region of present day Croatia. The original membership also included a sprinkling of Montenegrins and other Slavic immigrants fro... more
Diamond Banquet Hall & Catering is dedicated to helping you make you dream wedding or event a reality. Our staff is on standby to assist you. We specialize is weddings, birthdays, holiday parties, social events, conference and meetings. Schedu... more
In March of 2010, Dixieland Monterey celebrates its 30th anniversary. What began as a one-time supplement to the Monterey County Fair has evolved into an annual event with some 18 live acts in intimate venues, a talented selection of youth bands, and... more
We stand for paninindigan, where social, cultural, political and economic rights are respected; where relationships are based on equality; and where people actively work for a just society. We believe in pakikipagkapwa and diversity, where people fr... more
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The Goethe-Institut in San Francisco with head offices in Munich and Bonn/Germany, reaches out to audiences in eleven states, from Alaska, Washington, Montana, Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Hawaii, to Nevada, and Northern California. We or... more
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The Japanese Tea Garden endures as one of the most popular attractions in San Francisco, featuring classic elements such as an arched drum bridge, pagodas, stone lanterns, stepping stone paths, native Japanese plants, serene koi ponds and a zen garde... more
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To promote Indian culture and values by providing social, cultural, recreational and community programs, thereby uniting the Indian community, and raising awareness about Indian culture in the local community. ICC welcomes all without regard to racia... more
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The mission of Manilatown Heritage Foundation is to promote social and economic justice for Filipinos in America by preserving our history, advocating for equal access, and advancing our arts and culture. It's a place for gathering, remembering, a... more
The Irish Literary & Historical Society (ILHS) of the San Francisco Bay Area provides an open, nonsectarian, and nonpolitical forum for the presentation and discussion of Irish and Irish-American culture.  The ILHS holds monthly meetings at... more
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The Italian American Heritage Foundation offers many services to our members and our supporters. We own and manage the Italian American Heritage Foundation Cultural Center that features a research library, a history of Italians in Santa Clara County... more
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The Social Club's hall is open to the public for weddings, banquets, and other special occasions. more
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The Istituto Italiano di Cultura of San Francisco promotes Italian language, culture, and the best of Italy in its assigned consular area (Northern California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Utah, Montana, Alaska, Hawaii and the Pacific Islands) by... more
The Japan Society of Northern California is an educational non-profit organization and the West Coast’s leading forum on Japan and US-Japan relations. Its mission is to strengthen cooperation and understanding between the peoples of the United... more
The JCCCNC is proud to serve the community with programs, events and providing a safe, clean facility. Owned and operated by the community, we work to preserve and promote Japanese  and Japanese American culture, heritage and community.  W... more
The Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund is a philanthropic catalyst, connecting Bay Area Jews – of all ages, backgrounds, and perspectives – to the power we have as a community to improve the world. We partner with donors, orga... more
The Jewish Heritage Museum is located in The Reutlinger Community and features both permanent and temporary exhibitions. Residents, families, staff, and visitors can view a wide range of Jewish artifacts from the 17th century to the present day. more
Kanbar Hall is located within the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, which is the oldest Jewish center on the West Coast. The JCCSF has been providing educational, social, cultural and fitness programs to the community since 1877. more
We hope that through our center, we are able to educate everyone about Hawai'i, its people, and rich culture. more
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If you are looking for a unique and beautiful location for your special event, look no further. Michel-Schlumberger Winery Estate is located in the heart of Wine Country. Nestled in the vineyards of Healdsburg, we are a short drive from the famous to... more
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The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts (MCCLA) was established in 1977 by artists and community activists with a shared vision to promote, preserve and develop the Latino cultural arts that reflect the living tradition and experiences of Chicano... more
The National Foundation for Jewish Culture is the leading advocate for Jewish cultural creativity and preservation in America. Since 1960, it has nurtured new generations of writers, filmmakers, artists, composers, choreographers and scholars. The... more
The Oakland Asian Cultural Center believes that culture and heritage play a critical role in building and maintaining vibrant and healthy communities. The Center showcases a wide range of cultural and artistic expression including: dance, literature,... more
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Berkeley's Finnish Kaleva Hall was built in 1932 by local immigrant families. It is still home to Finnish Lodge #21, and is also used by local artists and community groups. Spaces are available to rent for classes, rehearsals, events, lectures, and m... more
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The mission of Friends of Peralta Hacienda Historical Park is to promote understanding, historical healing and community amid change and diversity. We present and interpret the untold history of the Peralta rancho and the stories of the Fruitvale com... more
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It is the mission of the Persian Center to create an environment to conduct various social, cultural, educational and recreational activities designed to strengthen the sense of integrity of all Iranians and people of Iranian descent, to engage indiv... more
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San Francisco's most historic building is now the Presidio's museum and cultural center.   Free and open to all, the Presidio Officers' Club offers exhibits tracing the Presidio's past and present, free live music and talks, weekend crafts for k... more