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Finland Center Foundation (FCF) is the meeting point of Finnish and American culture, commerce and community. FCF supports the activities of Finnish-American organizations in the greater New York area, and Finnish values globally, in the present and for generations to come.
The Kota Project is an initiative of Finland Center Foundation (FCF) to establish a World Center for Women in New York City as a hub for nonprofit organizations that work towards women’s empowerment.
Read more about the Kota vision.
Now you can become a member of our organization and help support our ongoing cultural work in the New York area. We also need everyone to pitch in for our long term project to secure a permanent home away from home in New York for Finns and all friends of Finland – a place where the values we cherish – women’s empowerment, peace, equality, human rights, education, and sustainable development – are nurtured! This project is for you, me, our children and the world.
Children’s Movie Night!
Come and enjoy an awarded Finnish animation by Michael Hegner and Kari Juusonen.
In The Flight Before Christmas (Niko – Lentäjän poika) a young reindeer who suffers from vertigo learns to overcome his fear, takes flying lessons from a clumsy flying squirrel and heads to the North pole to save a troubled Santa and his fleet of flying reindeer. Animated movie suitable for children ages 3 and up.
Free admission and gingerbread cookies.
Supported by The Finland Society
Time: 12/6/2013 at 6.30pm (runtime 80 min)
Location: PS3, 490 Hudson Street