Who We Are

Bulgarian Education and Culture Society is an advocate for Bulgarian culture, established as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation and providing educational services to the region’s Bulgarian community and the general public

The region is centered within and surrounding the cities of Glendale in Los Angeles County and Irvine in Orange County, California. Educational programs include, but are not limited to, traditional acts, crafts, dance and performances and presentation and promotion..


Our Mission

Pchela promotes the rich Bulgarian cultural heritage to the general public and in the Bulgarian community trough encouraging and facilitating education in a creative, positive and welcoming environment.


As public charity it is our responsibility to give back to the society by educating the public and discovering new knowledge about Bulgarian culture. We will align our efforts to be community centered, service oriented non-profit organization.