The Mission of CAHMUSA is to promote the rich culture and heritage of the Caribbean American people and region to the people of America, in particular, and to the world in general. The Caribbean islands and region is probably best known as a vacation area with beautiful scenery, beaches and reefs. It is also known for its music, such as Reggae and Soca, and for Bob Marley, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and others, Olympic stars such as Usain Bolt, Sanya Richards-Ross and Kirani James, boxers such as Lennox Lewis and Trevor Berbick and its cuisine such as Jerk and Roti.
But there is much more that the region has provided such as Alexander Hamilton, Marcus Garvey and Gen. Colin Powell to name just a few. Over the past 11 years we have been promoting awareness of Caribbean American Heritage Month by producing the Caribbean American Heritage Exhibition & Festival and the Caribbean American Magazine. We have expanded the number and scope of our events each year… Read More >