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.
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.