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Welcome to the NCC/Charles H. Este Cultural Centre website. We invite you to browse our new site and encourage you to learn more about our organization which has impacted so much on not only many in the Black community but individuals in the wider Montreal community as well.

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How It All Started


The In 1927, in the living room of Reverend Charles Este, eleven members of the congregation of Union United Church met to create a community centre. The Negro Community Center's purpose was "to alleviate social and economic conditions among Blacks in Montreal".

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