Iowa Asian Alliance
Bringing our communities together. To do great things. That we each cannot do alone. Thanks to cultural events and programs like CelebrAsian, Iowa Asia Business Summit and EducAsian Outreach, our broader community continues to thrive and boast a vibrant and inclusive future. Your financial support allows over 65,000 festival attendees to experience Asia without ever leaving Iowa. Your contribution takes learning beyond textbook, drives cultural education and understanding. It creates a welcoming community where we want to live, work, and play. One that is definitely worth boasting about.
Our mission is to unite Iowa's diverse Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities for the purpose of fostering economic growth and broader community development within the state of Iowa.
Our vision is to create an Iowa in which Asians, Asian Americans, and Pacific Islanders are an integral part of a vibrant and prosperous community.
We collaborate with the public and private sector to promote:
• Business & economic growth
• Community & cultural vitality
• Leadership & educational advancement
• Civic participation
In advancing our mission, IAA represents and partners with Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities, including but not limited to: Ethnic minorities of Burma, Cambodian, Chinese, Indian, Japanese, Korean, Laotian, Nepalese, Filipino, Taiwanese, Tai Dam, Thai, Vietnamese, and growing. In addition to the many communities represented, IAA welcomes and has representatives from the diverse backgrounds that define the Iowan community and contribute to the success of IAA."