PROGRAMS

Program Principles of Empowering the Turkish American Community

ADVOCACY & EMPOWERMENT

  • ARTS & CULTURE
  • COMMUNITY NETWORKING
  • COMMUNITY REPRESENTATION IN POLITICS
  • RAISING AWARENESS
  • RECOGNIZING SUCCESS

COMMUNITY
FIRST

  • CULTURAL EVENTS
  • LOCAL EVENT PLANNING
  • LOCAL MEDIA LIASONING
  • SCHOOLS & SCHOOL REPRESENTATIONS
  • SMALL GROUP FORUMS
  • VOTER REGISTRATION

MENTORING & NETWORKING

Annual Programs

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  • Jan 12, 2020 Sunday Petaluma Turkish Food, Wine and Culture Festival
  • March 8 International Women’s Day Celebrations and Dublin Turkish Cuisine and Culture Festival
  • End of March – Anatolian Stories
  • April 24 -First day of Ramadan
  • April 24 and 25 Fasting breaking meals at different Turkish American Community Centers
  • April 18 and 25 – Children’s Day and Independence Day Celebrations
  • May 16 Youth Day Celebrations
  • May 24 Ramadan Bayram Celebrations
  • July 31 Sacrifice Bayram
  • Aug 1 and 2 Sacrifice Bayram Celebrations at different Turkish American Community Centers
  • Aug 29 Noah’s Pudding Day – You can come and pick up or bring Noah Pudding to the Turkish American Community Centers.
  • Aug 30 Independence Day Celebrations at Turkish American Community Centers
  • Nov 1 Republic Day Celebrations
  • Nov 8 Commemoration of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk
  • Dec 5 New Years Party

 

 

 

Reoccurring Events

  • ETAC Bazaar Days once a month on Saturdays
  • Every Wednesday is a Game Night for board and card games or blackgammon
  • Once a month Networking Events for Turkish American Professionals and Students)
  • Brunch on first Sunday of each month
  • Children’s Club every Sunday
  • Book Club last Sunday of each month
  • Discussions or Fireside Chats every other month on the second Tuesday