Persian Cultural Center
At a Glance




MISSION

  • Persian Cultural Center’s (PCC) mission is to promote social and cultural integration of Iranian-Americans, other Persian speaking communities, and local communities into mainstream American society.
  • As a community-based social and cultural organization, PCC is a registered 501 (C)(3) non-profit organization that is dedicated to helping all members of the Iranian-American community and other non-Iranian community members realize their full potential as informed, self-reliant, and responsible members of the American society.
  • As a civil democratic institution, PCC recognizes freedom of expression for all participants in its programs and respects the diversity of ideas provided they are expressed with due respect to other view.

GOALS

  • The main objective of Persian Cultural Center is to enhance solidarity among Iranians, promote Iranian culture, art, literature and defend Iranians and persons of Iranian descent under the statutes of the United States. To achieve these goals, our main focus will be on two broad categories: Cultural and social.

Values

  • PCC considers any kind of political, organizational, religious or racially motivated propaganda contrary to its principles and objectives.
  • We believe in teaching the rights and responsibilities of citizenship in a democracy as well as the rules and rewards of entrepreneurship as they are the key components for our success as a community.