Ecos Del Pacifico Afrocolombia “EPA!” is a non-for-profit educational and cultural organization, incorporated under the Illinois General Not-for Profit Corporation Act of 1986. Epa! Was creating Mr. Julio C. Montaño his family and Mrs. Arantzazu Jauregi in 2006. Today “EPA!” is a friends family that driven by love for Afro-Culture come together to experience a meeting with the ancestor, and support projects of visibility of the minority Afro-descendants in the USA.
The purposes of this corporation, as stated in its articles of incorporation as amended, are: educational, namely, to promote Afro-Colombian art and culture in United State through performance, presentations, Workshops and provide creative spaces for young people to make the free time, time of art, and they are not be exposed to social problems such as, killings, common crime, drugs and/or gangs.