About Us

Divan is a 501 (c) (3) charitable, cultural non-profit non-governmental organization dedicated to addressing the social, spiritual, cultural, and educational needs of the people living in North Carolina.

Through dialogue Divan enables peoples of diverse cultures to create a foundation of understanding which nurtures friendship, respect, and charity. 

Divan was founded in 2003 and supported by individuals who are affiliated with Hizmet social movement.

 At Divan, we consider dialogue as a key philosophy to settle differences and move forward as a community. To achieve this ideal, Divan Center organizes and promotes activities including diversity awareness seminars, cultural festivals, dialogue dinners, community service, art performances, and cultural trips where people from different backgrounds can meet and find common ground. 

Everyone is welcome at Divan!