17 / August 2018


 August 19, 2017 was a memorable day for members of the Bhutanese Community Association of Akron.  The University of Akron hosted the BCAA Annual Festival 2017 in the Student Union Ballroom... Read More

14 / November 2018


  Kyle Kutuchief, Akron program director of the Knight Foundation, gave introductory remarks at the 2017 Knight Arts Challenge ceremony at the Akron Civic Theatre on Tuesday, November 14, 2017,... Read More

12 / May 2018

Himalayan Music Academy

In November of 2017 the Trustees of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation awarded a $15,000 challenge grant to the Himalayan Music Academy to produce a North Hill Music Festival to celebrate Akro... Read More

07 / June 2018


After having resettled in the United States just ten years ago, Damber Subba was sworn in as a new policeman in Akron, Ohio on May 4, 2018.  He is the first member of the Akron Bhutanese/Nepalese... Read More

07 / June 2018

BCAA Multicultural Program 2015

Speakers, dancers, musicians, young, old, and middle-aged people were pleased with the highly successful Multicultural Program: Bringing People Together sponsored by BCAA.  The program took place... Read More

07 / June 2018

Namaste from WKSU

M. L. Schultze, who is the digital editor and an award-winning reporter and analyst at WKSU-FM (89.7 on the FM dial) has produced a series of radio spots about Bhutanese/Neapese refugees living... Read More

07 / June 2018

Seminar on Film Making

Saturday, January 16, 2016: 10:00 am until 2:00 pmPatterson Park Community CenterFacilitator and Movie Director: Suraj Subba (Nalbo)Nationally-awarded film maker from Nepali movie industry... Read More

07 / June 2018

Citizenship Classes

BCAA has been offering citizenship classes for several years.  These classes have been offered without external funding because volunteers from within the Bhutanese/Nepalese community have been w... Read More

20 / June 2018

Making the BCAA Movie

The pictures on this page were taken on April 17 through 19 in the home of Terry and Liz Kuhn in Kent, Ohio, USA, during the filming of BCAA: The People's Story, a DocuDrama about the people of the Bh... Read More

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