Our Center

The WHCC is raising money to open our first cultural center in Brewster, NY.

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Why?

Since 2005, the World Heritage Cultural Center has helped the cultures of the world come together and celebrate their ways of life. The WHCC currently works with 570+ cultural groups, and has held 185 multicultural concerts across the United States. We offer diverse programming in the arts and food, while making a positive impact through knowledge-sharing, community, and charitable work.

The time is right to establish a physical location for people to come together. Communities want culture, and cultural groups want a home to nurture and celebrate their heritage. There is a growing unmet need for real, in-person cultural connections in communities across the country. WHCC facilities can provide that home, starting with our proposed location in New York’s Lower Hudson Valley.

Our Mission in the U.S and Globally

One World. One Family. One Human Race. Diversity is Strength.

What we believe at the W.H.C.C:

Empowering the World Through Heritage, Culture and Diversity

The W.H.C.C is a charitable, non-profit cultural organization established in 2005 that aims to create a more harmonious and cooperative society by educating communities about the positive aspects of different cultures through culture-focused activities such as dance, music, arts and food.

Cultural identity and diversity is a powerful force for social harmony. To understand where you come from and where others come from fosters a greater understanding and respect for different cultural values and customs.

It is not uncommon for those who come to a new country from their native land to feel lost in a sea of different cultures and customs. The Arts are an effective and familiar platform which allows people to experience new cultures directly or to maintain a strong self-identity connected to their deep ancestral roots.

The W.H.C.C is not only aiming to sustain itself, but to help make a bigger impact in the world by connecting resources and our network to not re-invent the wheel, but to help other nonprofits and causes in the U.S and internationally.

THE BUSINESS MODEL

The W.H.C.C  business model has two options:

Traditional Business Model:

The W.H.C.C will generate revenues from fees associated with each class, ticket sales, private donations, grants and fund-raising campaigns.

Sustainable Business Model:

Social Impact Bonds. Impact Investing. Investments with a purpose.


SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS MODEL:
Impact Investing. Investments with a purpose

Sustainability + Investor Relations = A Powerful Combination

Earth Humanity L.L.C  is the intermediary for World Heritage Cultural Center - a 501(c)(3) public charity. 

E.H Social Impact Bonds:  details upon request.

E.H Social Impact Bonds will earn investors an annual percentage rate based on investment and length of investment. Please email us at info@mywhcc.org for details.

Immediate Project: Raise $2,000,000 in funds to establish the first World Heritage Cultural Center in New York.

Detailed Business Plan available for donors and sponsors. Naming Rights available! Email: info@mywhcc.org

What will the new center do and how will it be used?

A Shared Facility

A Shared Facility

The WHCC will be a shared facility for many cultural groups to call home and host their community activities and events.

Educate, Share, and Celebrate

Educate, Share, and Celebrate

The WHCC will provide a platform for cultural groups to educate, share, and celebrate their culture with the broader community.

Events

Events

In addition to expanding its own World of Colors events, the WHCC facilities will be available to rent for hosting public, private and community events with full catering capabilities and access to multicultural entertainment.

Classes

Classes

The WHCC will offer classes in world cultural:

 

  • Music
  • Dance
  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Culinary Arts

Speaker Series

Speaker Series

The WHCC will offer a world cultural educational speaker series to the community and will become the 'go to' place within the community for cultural arts.

State of the Art Facilities

State of the Art Facilities

In order to expand its operations and create a go-to destination for cultural heritage, WHCC is fundraising $5 million for a 30-year lease and renovations of a 12,000 square foot building. This space would include an indoor theater, ballroom, World Library, recording studio, cooking studio, and music, dance, and art studios.

 

This location will be a pilot to model success for expanding into communities across the country.

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We are very honored to say that we have had several meetings with the Mayor’s Office and Economic Development’s office, who embraces the ideals of World Heritage Cultural Center and our ability to make Brewster a Destination!

Why Brewster?

  • In the heart of the tri-state (NY, NJ, CT)
  • Proximity to NYC; 1.3 hour direct train from Grand Central Station to Brewster Station (Metro North)
  • Taps into Westchester/Putnam/Dutchess County NY and Fairfield County CT
  • Danbury has many diverse communities speaking over 50 languages
  • Public transportation through HART and PART

How You Can Help

  • Donate to the WHCC
  • Volunteer


  • Be a Cultural Ambassador

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