National Asian Organizations

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Professional Organizations

Asian American Economic Development Enterprises, Inc.'s mission is to create business and personal growth for Asian Americans and others through education, employment and enterprise
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Asian American Journalist Association serves Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders by encouraging young people to consider journalism as a career, developing managers in the media industry, and promoting fair and accurate news coverage.
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Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association was organized/founded by librarians of diverse Asian Pacific ancestries committed to working together toward a
common goal: to create an organization that would address the needs of Asian Pacific American librarians and those who serve Asian Pacific American communities.
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Asian Women in Business is the only non-profit, tax-exempt organization in the country with the primary mission of assisting Asian women entrepreneurs. Over the years, AWIB, a dynamic organization, has expanded its mission to address identified needs and issues affecting the business and professional development of Asian Americans. AWIB also serves on various tasks forces and boards to promote the inclusion of minority and women owned businesses and professionals.
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Chinese American Librarians Association objectives are to enhance communication among Chinese American
librarians as well as between Chinese American
librarians and other librarians, to serve as a forum for discussion of mutual problems and professional concerns among Chinese American librarians, to promote Sino-American librarianship and library services; and the development of Chinese American librarianship and services; and to provide a vehicle whereby Chinese American librarians may cooperate with other organizations having similar or allied interests.
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Korean-American Scientists & Engineers' mission is to provide, in the areas of science, technology and entrepreneurship, opportunities for: International Cooperation, Career Development, and Community Service.
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Korean Women´s Association'
s mission is to provide multi-cultural, multi-lingual social and human services to underserved populations and advocate respect to all.
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National Asian Pacific American Bar Association's mission is to be the national voice for the Asian Pacific American legal profession; promote justice, equity and opportunity for Asian Pacific Americans; and foster professional development, legal scholarship, advocacy and community involvement.
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The National Association of Asian American Professionals, is a non-profit organization where Asian American professionals across the country, can work together to enhance Asian American leadership in our careers and the communities that we live and serve in.
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The US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce was formed in 1984 as a national, non-profit organization representing all Asian Americans and Asian American-related groups in business, sciences, the arts, sports, education, public and community services.
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Other Organizations

The Asian American Institute was established in 1992 as a pan-Asian not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization. Its mission is to empower the Asian American community through advocacy, utilizing research, education, and coalition building.
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Asians in American Magazine's goal is to become the most comprehensive source of information on Asian Pacific America. And in so doing, build community, empower ourselves and increase awareness of Asian Pacific American issues.
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The Japanese American Citizens League
is a national organization whose ongoing mission is to secure and maintain the civil rights of Japanese Americans and all others who are victimized by injustice and bigotry. The leaders and members of the JACL also work to promote cultural, educational and social values and preserve the heritage and legacy of the Japanese American community.
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The Organization of Chinese Americans is a national organization dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans in the United States.
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