About Us

India Association of Western Washington

Mission Statement

“To provide a common identity to the Indian community and facilitate cultural, social and educational services and opportunities for cultural integration from young to old of the community; as well as to foster those activities that enhance mutual understanding and appreciation between the Indo-American community and mainstream American community.”

India Association of Western Washington (IAWW) – a Non-Profit Organization. Tax ID #91-126-8802

Objectives

India Association of Western Washington (IAWW) operates in the Greater Seattle area with the following objectives:
To form a cultural, social and educational organization for the advancement, appreciation, performance, reservation, study and/or teaching of the performing arts (music, drama, dance, film-arts), and languages.
• To provide a common identity to the Indian community through promotion of unity, friendship and good will based on mutual understanding and cooperation
• To provide community services within the limits of the Association resources.
• To promote and provide social, educational and cultural programs which will enable children of Indian heritage to understand Indian traditions.
• To establish a community center for social, educational and cultural activities.
• To establish and serve as a non-profit, charitable institution under the General Non-profit Corporation Act.
• To encourage and foster those activities that improve mutual understanding and appreciation between the Indo-American community and the mainstream American community.

IAWW Executive Board – 2018

President Annu Luthra
Vice President Lalita Uppala
Secretary Rohit Duggal
Treasurer Krishnan Menon
Senior Program Director Dr. Pran Wahi
Community Program Director Lalita Uppala
Youth Leadership Program Director Annu Luthra
Web Contact Ramana Mandava
Members at large: Dr. Lakshmi Gaur
Thomas Mudayankavil
Ganesh Pandey
Bankim Shah
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