The Indianapolis Chinese Community Center, Inc. (ICCCI) is a not-for-profit community organization that has been registered in the State of Indiana since 1995. ICCCI members have a passion for Chinese language and culture and contribute actively to a diverse local community through educational programming and cultural activities. ICCCI is the largest Chinese American community center across central Indiana.
ICCCI comprises the Chinese School and the Cultural Activity Group. ICCCI Chinese School offers weekly Chinese language and cultural classes, with a current enrollment of over 300 students from diverse backgrounds and identities. These classes are open to the community at large and serve both adults and school-age children. The Cultural Activity Group comprises performance arts groups such as the lion and dragon dance team, the Chinese orchestra, and the choir. Other sports-related activity groups include tennis, Chinese Martial Arts, and TaiJi. The Cultural Activity Group has played a critical role in promoting awareness of Chinese culture, and has contributed to building a more vibrant, multi-cultural landscape in Central Indiana. ICCCI has brought many exciting programs to local community events such as the Indy 500 Parade, the International Festival of Indiana, Indianapolis Chinese Festival, and the Carmel International Arts Festival. The ICCCI also has a strong media arm that has contributed to raising awareness of Chinese culture through social media, print media, and representation in public events.