Luster African American Heritage Museum


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About Us

Luster All Pastoral Care And Cultural Center is a 501(c)(3) Not for profit Community Based organization. The primary purpose of this organization is exclusively religious, charitable, scientific, literary, or educational within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 or as such other provisions of state or federal law as may from time to time be applicable. The specific purposes are:

T engage in any lawful act or activity for which nonprofit corporations may be organized under the laws of the State of Florida.

To provide individual and group counseling  service;

To provide vocational training;

To provide employability skills training;

To provide job development and placement service;To provide community health education:

To promote and developed affordable housing for low to moderate income, senior, homeless, and handicapped persons.

The purpose of the museum is to use the vehicle of thee museum to educate the public about the important of the African American historical legacy in general, and Central Florida region in particular. By interpreting the heritage of African Americans we seek to empower and enrich our visitors and become a center of greater community engagement. We look forward to collaboration with other historical and cultural organizations in efforts to create a more culturally and intellectually enlightened populace.

Mr. Charles Luster of Bartow, has donated this extensive collection of arts, artifacts, photographs, documents and books that he acquired over a lifetime a


  • Pastoral Care and Counseling
  • Vocational Training
  • Community health
  • Comunity Development and Redevelopment
  • Cultural Enrichment