Segunda Quimbamba

Segunda Quimbamba Receives Arts in Education Grant of $17,500!

We are thrilled to announce the Hudson County Office of Cultural & Heritage Affairs/Tourism Development has awarded Segunda Quimbamba Folkloric Center the $17,500 Arts in Education (AIE) Program Grant Award to continue and expand its educational programs in the dance and drum traditions of the Afro-Puerto Rican music of Bomba and Plena.

This award will fully support the organization’s arts for learning education programming in the public schools for K- 12 grades. SQFC will add Kearny High School in Kearny, NJ and Infinity Institute in Jersey City with this funding.