FilAm Iowa

Welcome to the Official Website of the Filipino-American Association of Iowa

“Prosperity through Diversity”

Mission Statement

The Filipino-American Association of Iowa is a non-union, non-partisan, non-sectarian, non-political and non-profit association. It exists to promote and enhance cultural and heritage awareness of the Philippines among Iowans; to promote closer fellowship between Filipinos and Americans; to welcome Filipinos and Filipino-Americans to the community; to aid members in time of need; and to extend charitable and humanitarian assistance to the community and to the Philippines.

News & Events

Saturday, May 12, 2012 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

As we begin to celebrate our 10th Anniversary in 2012 we invite you to participate in our brand new IAA Ambassador Program that will allow us to continue to expand our reach in these areas. Click here for more information.

Want to become a Certified World Record Holder? At CelebrAsian, visitors will have the opportunity to be apart of the record for Most People Simultaneously Eating a Fortune Cookie - with a chance to win great prizes! The record attempt will take place at 1:00pm around the stage in the East Campus area. To participate, visitors will need to register and
receive their fortune cookie by 12:50pm. Registration will begin after opening ceremonies at the Entertainment Tent at 10:00am. Visitors will need to check their fortunes after participating in the record to receive their prizes.

In advancing its mission, IAA represents and serves the following Asian community groups: Burma, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Lao, Nepal, Philippines, Taiwan, Taidam, Thailand, and Vietnam. We also have representatives from the Latino, African American and mainstream community.

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