Carolina Türk Evi
Turkish House

Carolina Türk Evi (Turkish House)

Carolina Turk Evi is a project of The Aziz and Gwen Sancar Foundation, a public non-profit foundation established in 2007 and supported by donations from the American, Turkish, and Turkish-American communities. Carolina Turk Evi provides low-cost housing for up to 4 visiting scholars and students from Turkey. It also provide facilities for the American Turkish community in Chapel Hill area for bayram gatherings, celebrations, meetings and many other cultural events. It promotes cultural exchange between Turkey and the United States. Its offerings has been well received within the community and embraced by other organizations.

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Aziz and Gwen Sancar Foundation (AGSF) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. Contributions made to AGSF are tax-deductible in the United States to the extent permitted by IRS. AGSF's tax identification number is 26-0871109.

Sancar Turkish Cultural & Community Center (STCCC)

Sancar Turkish Cultural & Community Center (STCCC) is the new vision of AGSF.

  • Building on the initial success of Carolina Turk Evi, AGSF is undertaking a new project - STCCC - that will greatly expand our services and facilities. A new Scholar’s house will double the number of visiting scholars who can be provided accommodation. A new cultural center will increase 10-fold our facilities for celebrations including weddings, meetings, classes and lectures, cultural displays, a library, offices for other nonprofit organizations serving the Turkish-American community and for the Honorary Consul of Turkey in North Carolina.
  • STCCC will act as an incubator for Turkish American organizations that promote Turkish Culture and Heritage.
  • STCCC will promote outreach activities such as congressional visits to Turkey, study abroad by creating affiliations
            with other cultural and educational organizations.
  • STCCC will promote science and technology exchange using local universities and Research Triangle Park in North Carolina.
            RTP is the first and one of the largest research parks established in the world.
  • STCCC has established collaborations with the local Turkish American organizations to further shape and perfect its mission.

BOARD MEMBERS

Aziz Sancar, MD, PhD

Emeritus Chairman of the Board
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Gwen Sancar, PhD

President
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Bülent Ender, M.D.

Chairman of the Board
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Emin Pamucak, MS. EE

Treasurer
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Ismail Arslan, BS

Vice-President for Fund Raising
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Nihat Çubukcu, PhD

Vice-President for Public Relations
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Fevzi Yalin, MBA

Secretary (Elon, NC)
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Jordan Scepanski, PHD

Board Member
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If you would like to support our cause, please click the Donate button...

Aziz and Gwen Sancar Foundation (AGSF) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization.

Contributions made to AGSF are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by IRS.
AGSF's tax identification number is 26-0871109. 

Address
743 East Franklin Street,
Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514

Contacts
Email: contact@sancar.org

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