Cupertino, California, June 2005—Payvand.org and the Iranian Federated Women's Club (IFWC) announce and invite the general public to their Ninth Annual Arts and Cultural Event at the Cupertino Quinlan Community Center on Sunday, September 25, 2005. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. This one-day, all-day public festival and fundraising event is a great opportunity to familiarize the community with Iran's elegant, diverse and exotic culture and heritage.
The event will consist of various community activities, such as dance, music, poetry, arts and crafts, book signings, art gallery, and face painting—all accompanied by delicious authentic Persian cuisine.
Payvand.org and IFWC are non-profit organizations that serve and empower young Iranian-Americans to pursue their education, become self-reliant and confident citizens. The Payvand cultural and arts school provides students with a myriad of opportunities to learn English and Persian, traditional and contemporary dance and music, art and other activities that draws from Iranian and American culture.
About Payvand.org and IFWC
Payvand and IFWC are local, non-profit, nonpolitical and non-religious organizations. Their mission is to integrate and empower the Iranian community, to promote arts and culture in the Bay Area by bringing educational services, scholarships and various cultural activities to the community.
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