Chicago Capoeira Center

Mission Statement

Chicago Capoeira Center is a non-profit organization that manages Grupo Capoeira Brasil Chicago, which provides capoeira classes, while providing educational resources about  Brazilian culture, language, history, music and more to Chicago and the surrounding area. CCQ provides affordable classes, events and educational programming such as film screenings, concerts, literary events, language classes. Founded in Niteroi, RJ, Brazil in 1989, Grupo Capoeira Brasil has now grown to a worldwide organization with groups in over 40 countries.