Charlotte is home to people from a wide array of countries and global regions. The information provided below is a starting point for our friends and supporters to find local resources. Please make inquiries about services and events to the organizations directly. If you are a representative of one of these organizations and would like to update the listing below please email info@ihclt.org.

Ethnic Clubs & Organizations

 

A

AFRICAN
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African American Arts & Culture
Contact: Guest Services
Phone: (704) 547-3700
Email:guestservices@ganttcenter.org
Web: www.ganttcenter.org

Nubian Rootz African Cultural Center
Address: 401 Hawthorne Ln. Ste. 302, Charlotte, NC 28204
Contact: Sister Gerry Chisholm
Phone: (704) 705-4549
Email: Contactus@nubianrootz.com
 

 

ARAB
Arab American Council of the Carolinas
Contact: Farida Sweezy
Phone: (704) 299-1307
Email: farvaninc@gmail.com
Web: www.aaccnc.org

ARMENIAN
Armenian Cultural Association of the Carolinas
Address: 120 Lakenheath Lane. Mathews, NC 28105
Contact: Lena Neau
Phone: (704) 541-6952
Email: neau@att.net

ASIAN
Carolinas Asian-American Chamber of Commerce
Contact: Nini Bautista
Phone: (866) 937-2742 
Email: ninibautista@aol.com

AZTEC
Grupo Painalli
Contact: Alejandro Galvez
Phone: (704) 351-1815
Email: painalli@bellsouth.net

 

B

BRITISH
British American Business Council
Contact: Sarah Peeler
Phone: (704) 968-3166
Website: www.babcnc.com

National Society Daughters of the British Empire in N.C
Raleigh and Cary, NC only
Contact: Sandra Brown, Raleigh chapter
Phone: (919) 576-9123
Email: Sandra@unclouded.com
Website: http://dbenc.org

BURMA (MYANMAR)
Charlotte Myanmar International Group
Address: 5237 Albemarle Rd. Ste. 221, 28212
Contact: Richard Hambley
Email: rhambley@gmail.com
Phone: (859) 361-1720
Web: www.chalottemyanmarinternational22.adventistchurchconnect.org

BOSNIAN
Bosnian- Herzegovinian American Cultural Center
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Bosnian-Herzegovinian-American-Cultural-Center-BHACC-323664734323153/timeline/

 

C

CARIBBEAN
Charlotte Caribbean Festival
Contact: Linda Brown, President
Phone: (704) 258-7187
Email: lee2uph@aol.com

CHILEAN
Chilenos
Contact: Carmen Woschkolup
Phone: (803) 327-9935
Email: histo_chile@hotmail.com

CHINESE
Chinese American Association of Charlotte
Contact: John Liu
Phone: (910) 348-4600
Email: jliu821@yahoo.com
Web: www.charlottechinese.com

CONGOLESE
Charlotte Congolese Community
Address: 5736 N. Tryon Street, Suite 118B, Charlotte, NC 28213
Contact: Christian Bomela
Phone: (704) 430-4691
Email: charlottecocom@gmail.com
Web: www.charlottecocom.org/congo.html

CZECH
Honorary Consulate of the Czech Republic in Charlotte
Address: 3700 Arco Corporate Dr, Charlotte, NC 28273
Contact: Petr Vasicko
Phone: 704-807-1478
Web: http://czech-republic.honoraryconsulate.info/charlotte/

 

E

ECUADORIAN
La Casa del Ecuatoriano
Contact: Araceli Pacheco
Phone: (704) 713-9662
Email: lacasa.delecuatoriano@yahoo.com

ERITREAN
Rohoboth Eritrean Church
Address: 1451 Briar Creek Rd, Charlotte, NC 28205
Pastor: Addy
Email: AA_dhanom@yahoo.com
Phone: (704) 890-9598
Pastor: Titi Kibrab
Email: titeno6@yahoo.com
Phone: (919) 757-1373
Web: www.rohobothcharlotte.org

ETHIOPIAN
All-Ethiopian Community in Charlotte NC
Contact: Zebene Meseme, President
Phone: (704) 904-5986
Address: 1817 Central Ave. Charlotte, NC 28205
Email: aecincharlotte@gmail.com

Ethiopian Community Association of Charlotte & Surrounding Areas
Email: contact@ethiopiancommunityofcharlotte.com

Ethiopian Community of Charlotte
Web: www.ethiopiancommunityofcharlotte.com
Email: contact@ethiopiancommunityofcharlotte.com

EUROPEAN
European American Business Forum
Contact: Sarah Peeler
Phone: (704) 968-3166
Email: sarahpeeler@eabf.info
Contact: Dieter Rathke
Phone: (704) 542-6260
Email: urathke@bellsouth.net

 

F

FILIPINO
Filipino-American Community of the Carolinas
Contact: Robert Escobal- President
Phone: (704) 605-5955
Web: www.facc-charlotte.org/

FINNISH
Suomi-Finland Club of Charlotte (SFC), Inc.
Contact: Sari Eliander Gregson
Email: SFCCharlotte@gmail.com
Contact: Kristian Borten
Email: nordicclubssc@gmail.com

FRENCH
French Speaking Nations
Alliance Francaise de Charlotte
Address: PO Box 470156, Charlotte, NC 28247
Phone: (704) 750-5886
Alt. Phone: (704) 650-6772
Email: info@afcharlotte.org
Web: www.afcharlotte.org/Main/Home.aspx

 

G

GERMAN
Alemannia Society of Charlotte
Contact: Bernd Losskarn Public Relations
Contact: Mrs. Brigitte Hartenstein
Phone: (704) 823-0322
Email: bhartenstein@steagllc.com
Address: PO Box 12652, Charlotte, NC 28220
Website: www.alemaniasociety.org

GHANAIAN
Ghana National Association of the Carolinas
Contact: Michael Amoah
Phone: (704) 567-2510
Email: michael.amoah@hotmail.com

GREEK
Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral
Contact: Kathy Xyrafakis
Address: 600 East Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28203
Phone: (704) 334-4771
Alt Phone: (704) 335-5440
Website: www.htgo.org
Email: office@htgo.org

 

H

HAITIAN
Haitian Heritage & Friends of Haiti (HHFoH)
Contact: Sabine Guerrier
Phone: (704) 890-9903
Email: hhfoh@live.com
Website: www.hhfoh.org

HUNGARIAN
NC Hungarians
Contact: Ester Gagnon
Website: www.nchungarians.org

 

I

INDIAN
Dr. Maha Gingrich & Group
Maha's Dances of India
Contact: Dr. Maha Gingrich
Phone: Home: (704) 549-8428
Work: (704) 330-6987
Email: maha.gingrich@cpcc.edu

Hindu Center
Balaji Bhattar
Address: 7400 City View Drive Charlotte, NC 28212
Phone: (704) 607-8412
Email: admin@hcclt.org
Alt Phone: (704) 535-3440
Web: www.hcclt.org

India Association of Charlotte
Contact: Lal Vishin
Phone: 704-545-3727
Email: clvsue@gmail.com

Universal Vedic Cultural and Education Foundation
Contact: Nimish Bhatt
Phone: (704) 491-1186
 

IRANIAN
Iranian Cultural Society of North Carolina
Contact: Medhi Emamian
Website: www.icsnc.org

Iranian Group
Contact: Mahtab Masihpour
Phone: (704) 321-3578

IRISH
Charlotte Irish Connection
Contact: Diarmuid O’Sullivan
Web: www.charlotteirishconnection.org

ITALIAN
Christopher Columbus Italian Club
Contact: Barb Hill
Email: barbhill@italianclubcharlotte.org
Address: 2003 Brookvalley Run, Monroe, NC 28110
Phone: (704) 325-2149
Website: www.italianclubcharlotte.org

 

J

JAMAICAN
Jamaican-American Cultural Association
Contact: Gaynor Russell- President
Address: PO Box 34005, Charlotte, NC 28234
Email: jacacharlotte@gmail.com
Website: www.jaca1.com

JAPANESE
Japanese Association in Charlotte
Contact: Fumiko Symonds
WED & FRI 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Phone: (704) 333-2775
Fax: (704) 333-0862
Email: jacharlotte@bellsouth.net

 

Japan-America Society of North Carolina (JASNC)
Phone: (919) 278-7857
Fax: (919) 278-7857
Website: www.jasnc.org
Email: info@jasnc.org
 

JEWISH
Levine Jewish Community Center-Charlotte
Address: 5007 Providence Rd. Charlotte, NC 28270
Phone: (704) 366-5007
Web: www.charlottejcc.org

Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte
Contact: Inbal Ozeri
Address: 5007 Providence Rd. Charlotte, NC 28226
Email: shaliazh@jewishcharlotte.org
Phone: 704-944-6757
Website: www.charlottejcc.org
Email: info@jewishcharlotte.org

Jewish Family Services
Address: 5007 Providence Rd. Charlotte, NC 28226
Phone: (704) 364-6594
Email: info@jfscharlotte.org
Website: jfscharlotte.org

 

K

KOREAN
Korean Association of Charlotte -샬롯 한인회
Contact: James D. Hahn
Address: 1339 Baxter St. Ste. 100, Charlotte, NC 28204
Phone: (704) 307-9584
Email: ralphschun@gmail.com

Korean Senior Citizen Center of Charlotte - 샬롯 한인 노인회
Contact: Su Hakkim
Address: 1520 Clanton Road, Charlotte NC, 28208
Phone: (704) 689-8013/ 704-879-7001
Email: kseniorcc@gmail.com
Website: www.koreanseniorcenterofcharlotte.com

North Carolina Korean Culture Association
Phone: (919) 848-6110

 

L

LATINO
Latin American Coalition
Contact: Joanna
Phone: (704) 531-3848
Website: www.latinamericancoalition.org

NC Hispanic Soccer League
Contact: Jesus Ceballos
Phone: (704) 525-5425

LEBANESE
Metrolina Phoenician Club
Address: P O Box 49327 Charlotte, NC 28277
Email: info@phoenicianclub.org
Website: www.phoenicianclub.org

LIBERIAN
Liberian Community Association of Charlotte
Address: PO Box 44381, Charlotte, NC 28215
Phone: (704) 819-5760
Web: www.libac.org

 

M

MYANMAR/ BURMA
Charlotte Myanmar International Group
Address: 5237 Albemarle Rd. Ste. 221, 28212
Contact: Richard Hambley
Email: rhambley@gmail.com
Phone: (859)361-1720
Website: www.chalottemyanmarinternational22.adventistchurchconnect.org

 

N

NATIVE AMERICAN
American Indian Heritage Council
Contact: Vail Carter
Address: 7228 Calleton Pl. Charlotte, NC 28270
Phone: (704) 364-3997
Alt Phone: (704) 545-3332

Metrolina Native American Association
Contact: Jessie Jacobs
Address: 8001 N. Tryon St. Charlotte, NC 28262
Phone: (704) 750-9609
Email: jeaglenc@gmail.com
 

NEPALESE
Greater Charlotte Nepalese Association
Web: www.facebook.com/groups/261970501691/

NORWEGIAN
Norsk Carolina Lodge , Sons of Norway
Contact: Ruth Campbell, President
Email: president@norskcarolina.org
Web: www.norskcarolina.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/norsk.carolina

 

P

PALESTINIAN
Palestinian American Community Center
Contact: Ziad Said
Phone: 704-287-6525
Email: pacccharlotte@gmail.com
Web: www.charlottepacc.org/

PERSIAN
NC Persians
Contact: Jahan
Phone: (336) 686-9002
Email: jahan@jahan.com
Web: www.ncpersians.org
Email: info@ncpersians.org

POLISH
Polish-American Cultural Society
Contact: Juliusz Bujalski
Phone: (704) 549-8555

PUERTO RICAN
Puerto Rican Cultural Society of Charlotte
Contact: Esther Ramirez, President
Address: 628 Griffith Rd., Charlotte, NC 28217
Phone: (704) 777-0670
Email: info@prcsc.org
Web: www.prcsc.org

 

S

SALVADORAN
Union Salvadoreña (Unisal)
Contact: Anna Miriam Carpio
Phone: (704) 521-6166
Email: unisalcharlotte@gmail.com
Web: www.eng.unisal.org

SCANDINAVIAN
Friends of Scandinavia
Contact: Knut Kvaerneland
Phone: (704) 552-6067
Email: kok@gometricusa.org

SAGA of the Carolinas
Address: 4064 Ancestry Cir, Weddington NC 28104
Phone: (704) 996.3731
Email: info@scandinavianconnection.org
Web: www.scandinavianconnection.org

SCOTTISH
Historic Rural Hill Farm - Center of Scottish Heritage
Contact: Jeff Fissel
Phone: (704) 875-3113
Website: www.ruralhillfarm.org

SOUTH AFRICA
South Africans in Charlotte
Contact: Diane Stewart
Phone: (704) 777-4842
Email: Di@bsapr.biz
Web: www.southafricansincharlotte.org
 

SWISS
Swiss Society of Charlotte
Contact: Astrid Peterson
Address: 10117 Zackery Dr, Charlotte, NC 28277
Phone: (704) 807-5627
Email: petersonrueegg@hotmail.com
Web: www.swisscharlotte.com

 

T

TURKISH
American Turkish Association
Email: atanc.turkish@gmail.com
Web: www.ata-nc.org

 

V

VIETNAMESE
Vietnamese Community Association of Charlotte
Contact: Bin Phu, President
Phone: (704) 568-8744
Email: blphu@yahoo.com


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AYUSA|| Global Youth Exchange
Contact: Ian Nichols, Outreach Assistant
Phone: 888-552-9872
Website: www.ayusa.org

The Magellan Society (Young Professionals of the World Affairs Council of CCT)
Contact: Lauren Osga
Phone: 704-687-7758
Email: losga@worldaffairscharlotte.org