|Come to the 2014 Brunswick County Intercultural Festival
Food Tasting, Vendors,
Storytelling and Performances
from Different Regions
of the World
Saturday, September 27, 2014
10:00AM to 4:00PM
Odell Williamson Auditorium
Brunswick Community College
50 College Rd., Supply, NC
Our mission is to create, coordinate a comprehensive global learning environment which provides a place for cultural education, artistic enhancement
and shares the music, dance, food of the diverse cultures of members of the community. This in turn fosters a better understanding, tolerance,
promote awareness, respect and appreciation of each other’s culture in Brunswick County.
|Brunswick County Intercultural Festival at Our Hometown:
Volunteers of Brunswick County Intercultural Festival (BCIF) “Bringing the World To Brunswick County” gathered at the Assembly room of
the Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation on Saturday, February 22, 2014.
The gathering was a wonderful way to bring together the most valuable Festival resource: volunteers, the heart and soul of the Festival. It
was also a chance to get-to know each other better, renew friendship and strengthen volunteers bond with a common goal -- the cultural
education and artistic enhancement of our community. Sharing resident's diverse culture, music, dance, history, food, in turn foster better
understanding, promote awareness, tolerance, respect for our differences and respect for each other.
2014 11th annual BCIF will be held on Saturday, September 27,2014 on the grounds of the Odell Williamson Auditorium 10:00AM-4:00PM.
Pictured on the photo: Left to right: front: International Pavilion Chair Marilyn Graham, Nalinee, Festival Chair Mari-Lou Wong-Chong, 1st
Vice Chair Iris Malady, Alex Lysik, Jeanne Gray, Sharon Thompson, BAC President Jeanette Serens.
Standing: David Marr, Hanna Philipp, Humphreys family ( Adam, Terry, Dylan, Cole, and Connor) Liz Boyer, Sandra McIver, Larry Boyer,
Dave Caudill, Patsy and Jerry Thrift(Food Tent coordinator),Randy Thompson, Marketing/SW Brunswick Sponsor-Vendor Chair Geoffrey
Curti. Not pictured Richard Graham, George Wong-Chong
The festival is in great need of committee members volunteers and sponsors.
Geoffrey Curti 910 200-8136 firstname.lastname@example.org
Lisa Schultz BCC Administrative Assistant 910 755-8083 email@example.com
Mari-Lou Wong-Chong firstname.lastname@example.org 910 842-6566
|Gathering of Festival Volunteers
|BRUNSWICK EMC 2014 Community Grant Award
The Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation (BEMC)
awards $35,000 to local organizations that lend a helping
hand to projects in five major areas: family services,
economic development, culture and arts program,
emergency services and economic development. The
Brunswick Community Foundation 11th annual Brunswick
County Intercultural Festival (BCIF) was one of 24
BCIF "Bringing the World to Brunswick County" will be held
on Saturday, September 27,2014 on the grounds of the
Odell Williamson Auditorium (BCC) 10:00-4:00PM.
For information, for volunteer opportunities , sponsorship,
and vendors: contact:
- Mari-Lou Wong-Chong
email@example.com 910 842-6566
- Iris Malady 910 231-5337 firstname.lastname@example.org
- Alex Murillo 910 448-1847 email@example.com
On the photo: Mari-Lou Wong-Chong BCIF Chair receiving
Grant Award for $1,000 from BEMC Board members Huber
Britton, Bryan Smith , Dr. John Ward and Phillip Cheers
Do you have a photo, video, drawing or story of any of our past events? Here is a great way to help us document the history of our event and win prizes
at the same time!
Participate on the "Your BCIF" Facebook Contest! Click here to see how! We will have a winner every two weeks until the date of the event!
|We would like to ask you for your support
|Mike Sapp lost his home to fire on September 6. If you would like to participate in helping Mike and his family, click here for the Sapp Family
Home Recovery Fund provides information on how to donate and help in this time of need.
Mike is the Director at Brunswick Community College Odell Williamson Auditorium. He has also been part of logistics for the Brunswick
County Intercultural Festival for the 11 years of the event an invaluable part of the festival.