The San Gabriel Valley Chinese Cultural Association was founded in 1968 to promote enrichment of the Chinese language and culture, and to share these interests with the community-at-large. SGVCCA is a family-oriented organization, dedicated to teaching the Chinese language, Mandarin, to students of ages 4 - 12 and offers cultural classes such as lion and dragon dancing, instrumentation, Chinese watercolor, calligraphy, martial arts, and crafts for children, teens, and even adults. Classes are held during Saturdays from 9:00 AM to 12:15 PM. Our Chinese School is located in Hacienda Heights, California.
The SGVCCA Youth group represents the future leaders of the organization. Its goal is to develop leadership qualities that will help youth members become well-rounded and successful individuals through teamwork. A major part of developing these skills is by the numerous public and private events it partakes in, such as participating in local parades and events, and even appearing in TV shows, such asLaw and Order, Las Vegas, Good Day LA; a Maroon 5 music video; UPS commercial; L.A. Clippers half-time shows, and many more. It also performs in numerous private weddings and events.
In addition, SGVCCA has been the only group that has a steam blowing, custom made Chinese dragon in Southern and Northern California. If you have seen a red and black dragon that blows steam from its mouth, you would have encountered SGVCCA’s Barney.
With great pride in our history, we invite you to join the family!