Elevating the People & Heritage of the Middle East, North Africa, & South Asia

What We Do

Culturingua is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that believes in heritage assets as a fundamental-changing call to action.

Our mission is to cultivate, promote, and preserve Middle Eastern, North African, and South Asian (MENASA) cultural, linguistic, and artistic heritage in order to invest in youth, community, and economic development.

News & Announcements

Welcoming Interactive 2023 Summary


Thank you to Welcoming America for an amazing 3 days at Welcoming Interactive 2023, where we joined over 600 leaders from across the globe to exchange practices and ideas for including immigrants and refugees in their communities.

Culturingua discussed cultural competence as a means with asset building. By the end of the session, participants were able to state the meanings of cultural competence and asset building, aspects of Islamic finance, and culturally sensitive financial techniques.

H-E-B Be the Change


Culturingua is proud to be recognized by H-E-B as part of their Be the Change initiative, which amplifies diverse voices by sharing their stories and highlighting their products and services. For Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage month, H-E-B featured Culturingua among their community partners that provide support and resources to our Asian American communities.

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Fellowship program applications now open!


Are you an Arab American college student/recent graduate with an interest in nonprofit work? Culturingua would love to host you as a Fellow of the NNAAC's Transformative Leaders Fellowship Program! Fellows will be given opportunities to learn about all aspects of a non-profit organization, including administration, grant writing, fundraising, communications, community engagement, and service delivery, among other things.

APPLY NOW AT: bit.ly/NNAACFELLOWSHIP23 and select "TX: Culturingua" as your Host!

Questions about the position? Contact Nader Mehdawi at nader@culturingua.com.

Questions about the application? Contact Mariam Bazzi at mbazzi@accesscommunity.org. 



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