• Address: 3845 N. Harlem Ave. Chicago, IL 60634
  • (773) 530-1388
  • Address: 3845 N. Harlem Ave. Chicago, IL 60634
  • (773) 530-1388

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Dear Friends of TACA,

We believe previous years have been very productive for our community. Our Annual Chicago Turkish Festival was once again a success for it was categorized as “the best ethnic festival” by City of Chicago. Additionally, TACA Ataturk School has now more than 40 students and they are in attendance with the assistance of volunteer teaching staff of five.

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Services we provide

We are doing everything we can to help TURKISH community by providing following services, please let us know if you need more information.

Adult Turkish Classes

Turkish American Cultural Alliance Adult Turkish Classes are designed for diverse group of professionals who seek to learn Turkish for various reasons. Among our students we have graduate students, professors, artists, entrepreneurs, language lovers, or simply travelers. There are currently six different levels of courses which can be completed in six semesters. At the end of these six semesters, the students should be able to read, write, speak, and understand Turkish “in novice-high” level specified in AATT’s (American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages) Provisional Proficiency Guidelines for Turkish.

ATATURK Elementary School

TACA Ataturk School’s mission is to provide education to Turkish children in the Chicago area following Ataturk’s principles.

Chicago Turkish Festival

Chicago Turkish Festival features demonstrations of art, dance, music and much more, where Chicagoans can get the opportunity to experience, learn and savor Turkish hospitality, culture, heritage and cuisine.

Chicago International Children's Day

International children’s day is the celebration of being a child, friendship among them and sharing their unique and enriching cultures with other children worldwide. Our father ATATURK declared that day for Children all around the world.

Music and Folklore

TACA provides Music or/and Turkish Folk Dancing classes based on demand. Schedule is determined by instructor(s) or teacher(s). We will try to keep page updated as much as we can, please click “Read more” for more information.

TACA Turkish Cemetery

TACA owns a Turkish cemetery in Chicago and is the first Turkish organization in the United States to have a cemetery. In 2008, TACA successfully added 100 funeral plots to its existing cemetery space.