Cultural Organizations

The Community Organizations database provides information about Monroe County nonprofits and groups.



The Grant Street Musician's Co-op

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Website http://www.facebook.com/bloomingtonmusiccoop
Phone 812-619-1709
Email grantstreetmusiccoop [at] gmail [dot] com
Address 116 N. Grant Street
Bloomington 47404
Description

The Grant Street Musician's Co-op is a nonprofit creative community space that acts as a concert venue, a rehearsal space, a meeting room, a classroom, and much more.

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Updated October 16, 2014

El Centro Comunal Latino (CCL)

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Website http://www.elcentrocomunal.com/
Phone (812) 355-7513
Email elcentrocomunal [at] gmail [dot] com
Address 303 E Kirkwood Avenue, Room 200
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

El Centro Comunal Latino (CCL) is a grassroots, community-based organization that seeks to provide an accessible and safe space for all Latinos, with a focus on Spanish-speaking people, to find information, access to resources and a place to hold community events. CCL also seeks to promote communication and understanding among service agencies and the Latino community in order to facilitate their integration and encourage active Latina/o participation in the greater Bloomington community (Monroe County).

Address El Centro Comunal Latino
PO Box 3462
Bloomington, IN 47402
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Updated February 25, 2015

Mathers Museum of World Cultures

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Website www.mathers.indiana.edi
Phone 812-855-6873
Email mathers [at] indiana [dot] edu
Description

The Mathers Museum of World Cultures offers research and training opportunities for IU students, educational support and services for IU faculty and elementary/ secondary school teachers, and family-friendly exhibits and programs. Admission to the museum and its programs is free. During normal hours of operation the Mathers Museum exhibition hall and Museum store are open Tuesday through Fridays, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; and Saturdays and Sundays, from 1 to 4:30 p.m.

Free visitor parking is avaliable by the Indiana Avenue lobby entrance. Metered parking is available at the McCalla School Parking lot on the corner of Ninth Street and Indiana Avenue. The parking lot also has spaces designated for Indiana University C and E permits. During the weekends, free parking is avaliable on the surrounding streets.

Year Established 1963
Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated February 25, 2015

Scottish Society of Greater Bloomington

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Website http://ssgb.indianascots.org
Email info [at] bloomingscots [dot] org
Description

The Scottish Society of Greater Bloomington was founded to provide a means for individuals of Scottish ancestry or interest to experience and participate in activities that celebrate the Scottish culture.

Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated October 16, 2014

Latino Enhancement Cooperative (LEC)

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Website http://www.indiana.edu/~iulec/
Contact Lillian Casillas
Phone 812-855-0174
Email iulec [at] indiana [dot] edu
Address 715 E. 7th Street
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

LEC is a student and community organization that focuses on academic achievement, cultural enrichment, community outreach, and activism. Web address: http://www.indiana.edu/~lacasa/

Phone Fax: (812) 855-9788
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Updated October 16, 2014

Tibetan Mongolian Cultural Center

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Website http://tmbcc.org
Contact Arjia Rinpoche (President and Director)
Phone 812-336-6807
Email tmbcc [at] tmbcc [dot] net
Description

Dedicated to preserving Tibetan culture through educational & cultural events. The Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center is active in Earth Care, an interfaith group in Bloomington. Earth Care accepts our urgent moral responsibility to protect all life by curbing wanton climate change.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Neal Marshall Black Culture Center

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Website http://www.indiana.edu/~nmbcc/
Contact Stephanie Power-Carter Power-Carter (Director)
Phone 812-855-9271
Email nmbcc [at] indiana [dot] edu
Address Indiana University Bloomington
275 North Jordan Avenue, Suite A226
Bloomington, In 47405
Description

The Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center (NMBCC) is committed to academic excellence through quality educational, cultural, and social programs that promote public awareness about the Black experience while celebrating the academic and leadership achievements of our students.

Additional Contact Inger Nemcik (Operational Specialist )
Email stecarte [at] indiana [dot] edu
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Updated October 16, 2014

La Casa Latino Cultural Center

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Website http://www.indiana.edu/~lacasa/
Contact Lillian Casillas (Director)
Phone 812-855-0174
Email lacasa [at] indiana [dot] edu
Description

La Casa creates a link between the university and the Latino community by promoting academic excellence, personal growth, and cultural pride through a combination of support services and porgramming.

Year Established 1973
Incorporation Status Incorporated
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Updated February 25, 2015

Bloomington Area Arts Council

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Website http://www.artlives.org
Phone (812) 334-3100 X 101
Email info [at] artlives [dot] org
Address John Waldron Arts Center
122 S. Walnut St.
Bloomington, IN 47404
Description

The Bloomington Area Arts Council supports public participation in the arts by developing, strengthening, and promoting the cultural resources of Bloomington and Brown, Greene, Lawrence, Monroe, Morgan and Owen Counties. The BAAC fulfills its mission by directly supporting artists and arts organizations in the five-county region and by managing the John Waldron Arts Center.

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Updated October 16, 2014

Friday Musicale

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Contact Josie Lukey
Phone 812-339-5971
Description

Friday Musicale is the Bloomington Chapter of the National Federation of Music Clubs. Also operates Friday Musicale Junior Music Club.

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Updated October 16, 2014
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