Hamilton Folk Arts Heritage Council was founded in1969, and is a Hamilton-based non-profit organization committed to the nurturing and promotion of ethnic awareness, and cultural heritage of the diverse cultures and ethnic lifestyles throughout Canada.

Our Objectives:

  • To coordinate the efforts of all ethnic organizations and interested individuals in developing Canada’s Flok Arts.
  • To preserve the Folk Arts heritage and traditions of the people of Canada.
  • To provide the opportunity for an exchange among the various cultures; thereby promoting knowledge and understanding of diverse cultures.