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Alliances Across Borders (IAAB) is a U.S. -based non-profit volunteer organization, with a mission to "address issues of the Iranian diaspora community while raising awareness of the Iranian community, promoting leadership, and connecting Iranians across borders." Iranian Alliances Across Borders This article has multiple issues. Please help improve it or discuss these issues on the talk page. This article relies on references to primary sources or sources affiliated with the subject. Please add citations from reliable and independent sources. (December 2009) This article is an orphan, as no other articles link to it. Please introduce links to this page from related articles; suggestions may be available. (December 2009) IAAB's LogoIranian Alliances Across Borders (IAAB) is a U.S.-based non-profit volunteer organization, with a mission to "address issues of the Iranian diaspora community while raising awareness of the Iranian community, promoting leadership, and connecting Iranians across borders." Contents 1 Formation 2 Projects 3 2010 Census Coalition 4 References 4.1 Notes 5 External links Formation In 2003, IAAB was established by college students in Boston
, Massachusetts. The organization focuses on building community in the Iranian diaspora and empowering youth through leadership training. IAAB's headquarters are in New York
City. Projects IAAB's projects include the International Conferences on the Iranian American
Diaspora, Camp Ayandeh, Project Connection, Student Summit, IAAB Art, Bam
Seminar, and others. The most prominent project conducted by IAAB is Camp Ayandeh, an annual summer leadership camp held for high school students and is the first program of its kind in the United States
. 2010 Census Coalition In 2009, IAAB joined the Iranian American 2010 Census Project along with various other Iranian-American organizations, including the National Iranian American Council and PAAIA. A series of Iranian-American organizations, including IAAB, are attempting to contact every Iranian household within the United States in order to educate them about the relevance of the 2010 Census.
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