September 14, 2011, Houston, TX – September 11th, 2011 was a day of remembrance, reflection, and community service. PAAIA Houston observed the 10th anniversary of 9/11 as the National Day of Service by taking Persian Food to three fire stations and thanked over forty firefighters for their service. PAAIA NexGen volunteers also provided help to the Food for Life Project by donating and making sack lunches for over 300 kids in Houston for kids between the ages of 2 to 6 who go hungry without the support of programs like this.
September 14, 2011, New York, NY – On July 19th, 2011, the New York Chapter of the Public Affairs Alliance of Iranian Americans (PAAIA), in collaboration with the Iranian American Bar Association (IABA) , hosted an informative panel discussion entitled “Iran Sanctions: Legal Implications for Iranian Americans.” The event was held at Offices of Baker & Hostetler LLP.
September 14, 2011, San Francisco, CA – Do you have property or inheritance in Iran? Can you legally transfer your assets in Iran to the United States? To find out the answers to these questions and more, join PAAIA’s Bay Area Chapter on October 20, 2011 for an informative discussion at Stanford University and hear a panel of legal experts explain the recent Iran Sanctions and their legal implications for Iranian Americans.
Did you know that in the summer of 2009 50% of Iranian Americans supported diplomatic negotiations with Iran, in contrast, 42% of Iranian Americans believed the promotion of regime change would be in the best interest of the United States? Are you surprised? Do you want to know how they feel today?
If so, then click here to support PAAIA’s 2011 Survey of Iranian Americans!