To advocate for and empower our communities through a range of services, including assisting them in improving their mental and social health, promoting economic self-sufficiency, and creating a space for cultural well-being. Afghan Cultural Society’s unique strength is its ability to reach, communicate with, and empower newly arriving refugees and established immigrant communities. ACS multi-lingual and multi-ethnic staff deploy into the ethnic communities they both live in and serve.


Preserve our cultural heritage from one generation to the next
through cultural events, art exhibits, lectures, and classes.

Challenge western narratives about Afghanistan through advocacy and education.

Provide referrals for educational resources like language classes, vocational
training, systems navigation workshops, and academic tutoring to refugees.

Provide a welcoming community space for Afghans and their friends.

Act as an advocacy and referral center for community needs.