Description & History

The Mission of the Boricua Festival Committee, Inc.. (BFC Inc.) is to promote social interaction throughout the Brooklyn Latino Community, by working with local community based organizations and elected officials, by fostering and maintaining the spirit of cultural advancement. To provide cultural education and information by organizing a yearly festival. To heighten the awareness of the BFC Inc. through social gatherings, activities and cultural events. To engage in activities that promote the dissemination of Puerto Rican Culture in the Borough of Brooklyn and throughout the City of New York.

About the organization

Boricua Festival - Salsa at the Waterfront

Pat Ruiz
Melissa del Valle Ortiz
Scholarship co-chair/board member
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