The AWARE Center is an essential resource for anyone who wants to experience fully the richness of life in Arabia.
The Advocate for Westerners-Arab Relations center (AWARE) is a non-profit, non-governmental, and non-political organization working for promoting positive, constructive relations between Westerners and Arabs by organizing social activities and information services related to Arab and Islamic culture.
"It is through culture that we preserve our heritage, that we express our creativity and that we share our individuality with the world," said Assistant Manager Dr. Teresa Lesher at AWAREs inauguration ceremony in October 2003.
Over the years, AWARE has built a reputation as a consistent, trusted, and reliable resource for westerners in Kuwait.
The AWARE center is dedicated to become the cultural gateway for westerners to explore Arab/Islamic culture and civilization by facilitating social encounters, educational activities, dialogue, cultural exchange, and intercultural friendship.
AWARE is guided by Arab and Islamic humanitarian values which advocate peaceful co-existence between cultures and civilizations. Among key values AWARE promotes are tolerance, better understanding and mutual respect between the westerners and Arab/Islamic world.
AWARE provides: Local Tours, Cultural Items, Arabic Courses, Social Events, and Cultural Information, Membership as well as special activities.
Villa 84, Street 50,
Block 3, Surra, Kuwait
Tel: 2533 5280
Fax : 2533 5230
AWARE Center Office Hours
Sunday through Thursday
Mornings: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Evenings: 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
The Center remains closed on Friday & Saturday.