The Cultural Centre of India located at 9462 Hopewell Road is a culture center and Indian dance studio offering a vast array of Indian music, film and book resources, as well as workshops and presentations on all things Indian. Indian dance classes are offered for all age groups, and their dance troupe will come to your school or organization to perform and educate about Indian culture. Indians in the Cincinnati community will find a place to celebrate their culture, and contribute to diversity awareness in Cincinnati. For more information, see their website at http://www.culturalcentreofindia.com/ or visit them on Facebook at Facebook
UCASA has adopted the following objectives: fostering unity, friendship and awareness of the multi-cultural aspects of people of African descent and to foster interaction between African students and members of other cultures and races at UC. They also help to provide academic support to improve the academic success of all members of UCASA. Undergraduate and graduate students are welcome. To join the UCASA Facebook group see: UCASA
Flores de Mayo (Flowers of May) is considered the “queen of Filipino festivals” and honors the Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus. It is a festive and very colorful celebration! Come for live entertainment, Filipino food and music. The event takes place at Ramada Plaza Cincinnati, 11320 West Chester Road. Sponsored by Filipino Americans of Southern Ohio. For information and tickets, see: Flores de Mayo
Cariba provides a cultural support network for Caribbean students at the University of Cincinnati, along with contributing to cultural awareness and multiculturalism on campus. For information, contact email@example.com. Find them on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/uccariba/
UC’s NSA aims to help and advise Nepali students during their studies at the university. They also work to spread information and awareness about various cultural and social aspects of Nepal and act as cultural and social ambassadors for Nepali traditions. Interested in more information? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
International students at UC from Romania and those interested in Romanian culture and language will feel at home at UC’s Romanian Student Association. The general goal is to develop relationships between Romanian students and students of other nationalities at the university. Contact email@example.com for more information!
Cincinnati’s European American Chamber of Commerce (EACC) oversees the EACC Young Professionals Group. This group is open to international and US young professionals (ages 21-35) who are interested in European businesses and culture. The group meets regularly and participates in social and professional development events. For more information and to join, see this site: EACC Young Professionals
L’Alliance Française de Cincinnati is the primary French cultural institution in the Cincinnati area. The group is a non-profit cultural institution founded in 1901 by Auguste Fredin, Honorary Consul of France in Cincinnati. They partner with the University of Cincinnati, Xavier University, Northern Kentucky University, the European-American Chamber of Commerce and other groups to bring french themed events to the Greater Cincinnati area. In addition, they coordinate French language classes, clubs and tutoring and host Francophile chat rooms. Learn more: L’Alliance Française
Cincinnati’s Italian heritage is still alive and kicking! Italian immigrants came to our city in the 1800s and their influence is still felt in our restaurants, markets and festivals. For a list of Italian flavored events and organizations in Cincinnati, go here: Italy in Cincy
Germans first came to Cincinnati in the 1800s in great numbers. Their culture is stamped all over our city! Today, we are one of the 3 most German cities in the USA, along with St. Louis and Milwaukee. Over 20% of Cincinnati residents have German heritage! You’ll find many German flavored festivals, restaurants, businesses, churches, schools and much more! For a comprehensive list, see: Germany in Cincy
Did you know there are 50 French companies in the Cincinnati area and our city exports over $1.5 billion to France each year? French visitors are always welcome to our Queen City and there is a host of organizations, restaurants, educational programs, markets and festivals which cater to our French population. For information, see this link: France in Cincy
We are happy to welcome visitors to our area from Japan! For information on organizations, markets and restaurants with a focus on serving the Japanese population here (courtesy of GCWAC), visit: Japan in Cincy