Multicultural Cumbria has been set up to empower minority groups & the wider community. We aim to improve communication on grass roots level. Building confidence, self esteem, social opportunities and community cohesion.

Our aims are to support individuals & groups from diaspora communities to embrace their international culture and heritage to share with friends & neighbours.and heritage

For that to happen we need your help to enagage people that live & work in Cumbria to be actively involved.  With over 70 langauges spoken in Cumbria , we have incredible ethnic diversity right here in our beautiful county.

As a charity we have to raise funds for local projects and core costs.

Activities we deliver are:

Culture Bazaar - An annual multicultural event in Carlisle that averages 4,000 visitors over the February half term weekend.

Targetted projects including dance, food, music and art through social engagement and workshops to bring together people from all over the world and local people, to build a tolerant and understanding community to promote community harmony and integration.

During Covid-19 Lockdown, we have produce Culture Club Magazine online, to share experiences, knowledge and skills to keep connected and raise awareness of the cultural diversity in Cumbria.