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WorldBeat Cultural Center

WorldBeat Cultural Center

As a non-profit multi-cultural arts organization we are dedicated to promoting, presenting and preserving the African and Indigenous cultures of the world through Music, Art, Dance, Education, Technology and Sustainability. We are located in Balboa Park, down the from the world famous, San Diego Zoo. WBCC is the first solar building in Balboa Park and the second LEED certified building (Leadership Energy Efficiency Design). WBCC is one of the 2015 Balboa Park Sustainability Award winners. In 2015 we also received our first National Science Foundation Grant through the Cornell Lab of Ornithology.

WorldBeat Center’s Ethnobotany Peace Garden is located south of our front entrance and is dedicated to ethnobotanists, George Washington Carver. WBC’s Children’s Peace Garden serves as an Outdoor Classroom that provides programming in Urban Birding, Citizen Science, Ethnobotany and Organic Gardening.

We welcome you to volunteer with a cultural center that is making a difference on the planet.
Pay It Forward.

If you love working outdoors and working with Earth Mother our outdoor classroom is a great intern job for you.

We continue to need volunteers so if this sounds like the job for you please apply with all sources of contact; phone number, and email.

** In response to COVID-19 all volunteers will be required to wear masks. Please bring your own gloves. We ask that you stay home if you are not feeling well.

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About WorldBeat Cultural Center

Location:

2100 Park Blvd. Balboa Park., San Diego, CA 92101, US

Mission Statement

The WorldBeat Cultural Center is a non-profit and multi-cultural organization in Balboa Park, San Diego, California, USA. We are dedicated to promoting, presenting and preserving the indigenous cultures of the world through music, art, education, culture and science. We strive to enhance the visibility of cultural artists of color, expand opportunities for cultural enrichment, and broaden the understanding of various world cultures. Through consciousness raising the WorldBeat Center promotes peace within our San Diego community. By providing a center with on going programs and services that nurture the spirit of children, youth and elderly. We stand for ''Unity in diversity'.

Description

To learn more about the WorldBeat Center please visit our website at http://www.WorldBeatCenter.org

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WHEN

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WHERE

WorldBeat Cultural Center2100 Park Blvd. Balboa Park.San Diego, CA 92101

(32.72719,-117.14959)
 

SKILLS

  • Farming
  • Environmental Education
  • Gardening
  • Botany
  • Youth Services

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 15 hours per week. 3 - 6 months commitment
  • Please share with us your level of experience working outdoors

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