Akwesasne Cultural Center (Hogansburg, NY)

Work Address

  • Organization Name:Akwesasne Cultural Center
  • Address:321 State Rte 37
    Hogansburg, NY 13655
    United States

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General

  • Mission:
  • The Akwesasne Library and Cultural Center is a public library and museum that serves the people of Akwesasne, the surrounding communities and the visiting public by providing access to educational and cultural resources and services.

  • History:
  • The Akwesasne Cultural Center, Inc. began with the founding of a library in 1971, in order to curb the dropout rate in our community. In 1972, cultural classes started and donations to the center began our museum collections. The board of directors and the staff of the library and museum are Akwesasne Mohawk community members.
    The Akwesasne Museum is a small museum that strives to serve our community well. The overall collection of the Akwesasne Museum includes over 2,000 photographic objects and over 700 ethnographic objects of various kinds, related to the Mohawk community of Akwesasne.

  • Year established:1971
  • Endowment:Unknown

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:None

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Types of funding being sought (i.e. funding type)

  • Program:Yes
  • Capital:Maybe
  • Direct:Yes
  • Operating:Yes
  • Research:Maybe
  • Program Related Investment:Maybe

Program areas of focus and activity (i.e. funding cause)

  • Animals:Low
  • Arts, Culture, Humanities:High
  • Education:High
  • Environment:Medium
  • International or Foreign Affairs:Low
  • Public Benefit, Society Benefit:High
  • Science, Technology:Medium

Geographic areas of focus and activity (i.e. geographic area)

  • International:Yes
  • National:Maybe
  • Regional:Maybe
  • State/Province:Maybe
  • Local:Yes

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