PO Box 12384 Portland, OR 97212

Welcome to World Arts Foundation Inc.


To promote and preserve African and African American contributions to world culture.We strive to accomplish that by:

  • Working hard, at the intersection of education and the arts.
  • Showcasing the gifts, talents, creations, and innovations that honor heritage, make stronger communities, and nurture the humane world.
  • Encouraging people, especially young people, to embrace virtue, enhance all relationships, and construct visionary actions.
The Annual Tribute to Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is our flagship community event.  The 2014 event marks our 29th  consecutive tribute.

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World Arts Foundation Inc. has many rewarding volunteer opportunities, find out how you can get involved! Read more...

Keep Alive The Dream

Keep alive the Dream is a tribute to the life and legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This years theme is "Oh Freedom" and we will be Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington. Read More...


All great movements have great people behind them...Meet Our Team. Read More...

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Check out our photo gallery for our latest event pics and more! Read more...
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