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Djoniba Dance and Drum Centre

Founded by Djoniba Mouflet, in 1992, Djoniba Dance & Drum Centre (“DDDC”), was the first black-owned Nonprofit cultural organization in the U.S, devoted to the promotion and advancement of African and Pan-African dance, music and culture. DDDC mission has been from the start to fostering community through dance amongst people from all walks of life and of all races, where adults and children students meet, Honor, respect and appreciate each other and become friends for life. DDDC has also been committed to providing FREE dance classes for underserved children around New York City through its youth scholarship fund and children program the Djoniba Dance & Drum Kids. In the past 25 years, DDDC has awarded scholarships to more than 2,500 children from under-served families. The program teaches young minority students that they can apply the discipline, focus and hard work of learning to dance, to achieve success in math, science and academic education. At the same time, they learn to be proud of who they are and to live in harmony with the wider world, as they meet people from all races at the Djoniba Dance & Drum Centre.

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DDDC mission has been from the start to fostering community through dance amongst people from all walks of life and of all races, where adults and children students meet, Honor, respect and appreciate each other and become friends for life.  DDDC has also been committed to providing FREE dance classes for underserved children around New York City through its youth scholarship fund and children program the Djoniba Dance & Drum Kids.