About Us

Established in 1975 as the Illawarra Ethnic Communities Council Inc, the Multicultural Communities Council of Illawarra is a community-based, not-for-profit organisation and registered charity with deductible gift recipient status, which seeks to represent the broad interests of people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds in the Wollongong, Shellharbour, Kiama and Shoalhaven Local Government Areas. MCCI delivers a range of services across NSW and the ACT, including aged care, youth development programs, stakeholder engagement, community capacity building, volunteering, and training services.