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Garifuna Settlement Day | Punta Gorda, Roatan

April 12 is known in Honduras as Garifuna Settlement Day and it is celebrated in many Honduran Garifuna communities every year. The beautiful community of Punta Gorda, Roatan is the first Garifuna settlement in Central America. This is… Read More

’17 – ’18 Winter English Class Completed!

Last Friday was our final day of English class for children. Students who attend public school in Honduras are on a Feb-Nov school year calendar. That is why we decided to schedule a 6 week course during their… Read More

FCC One Year Update

One year ago, we announced our transition from a bar and restaurant to a cultural center. Since then we have gone through so much. At times it seemed as if this was the wrong decision but our ancestors… Read More

Visitor Orchestrates School Supply Drive for Roatan Students

We have the most awesome guests visit the center throughout the week. Even though they are on vacation, they still take the time out to bring us some goodies. In December of last year, one of our guests… Read More

Teamwork Allows Punta Gorda to Receive Solar Panels

Two weeks ago, we had the pleasure of hosting a fantastic group of people at Flamingo. We were so excited to be “in the know” of one of the most important projects of our beloved community, Punta Gorda…. Read More

Garinagu Celebrate 220 Years of Survival on April 12, 2017

April 12 is the annual Garifuna Settlement Day Festival in Punta Gorda, Roatan. Every year, Garifuna communities all over Honduras celebrate the arrival of Garifuna people to Honduras. A little background story…. The Garinagu (plural for Garifuna) are… Read More

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