Cultural Community Centers

CULTURAL COMMUNITY CENTERS (CCC)

Three T’s for developing smart communities: talent, tolerance and technology

Vision

A free space of tolerance and information for pursuing full potential growth

Mission

Fostering tolerance and promoting intellectual interactions between Cubans with different backgrounds and perspectives

Goals

  • Providing access to information, educational, and entertainment materials not usually available in Cuban media or the national cultural and educational system.
  • Training communities in the exercise of mutual tolerance, empathy, and conflict prevention skills.
  • Empowering citizens by providing free access to information and educational resources

Activities

Activities –provided for free- include:

  • Films projections and –whenever is appropriate- debates on their stories.
  • Digital libraries.
  • Education and self –help skills training for children and adults (from math for high school students to conflict management, family relations, project management, and leadership courses for community members)
  • Special presentations and workshops on topics of common interest, such as the potential of Internet and digital technologies for personal and collective development. In this field the CCC will be supporting another FHRC program (Connect Cuba) and vice versa.
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