Welcome to AIAP official website!

AIAP, Association of Iranian American Professionals, is a San Diego based 501(c)(3) nonprofit aspiring well-being of Iranian American community and promoting Persian culture through Professional Networking Events, Cultural Events, Seminars and Workshops, Monthly Hikes, Charities and several other services.

Upcoming Events

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Important notes to AIAP members

The AIAP Bylaws was revised due to the addition of a few amendments. During the month of December, all members will receive a ballot page for the 2017 Board members election which also includes a question whether you approve this revised Bylaws. Please review the Bylaws and answer the question on the Ballot when you receive it.
Here is a link to access the file for your review and approval: Bylaws in PDF

AIAP Elections for 2017 will be held on December 21, 2016. Members will receive an Election Package including a Ballot sheet by mail prior to election. Please be advised that you need to bring the Ballot to the meeting to cast your vote. No extra ballot will be provided in the meeting.

Past Event


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Survey Results

November 2016 (Michael Seddigh, Nehzat Farnoody)

(Will be posted once the survey results available.)

Archived surveys and comments  

Community News

Holiday Food Drive

The Persian Cultural Center and Dollar a Month Fund in collaboration with the Syrian Community Network are joining forces for a FOOD Store Drive to help with the urgent needs of more than 1000 Syrian refugees that have arrived in San Diego. Please join in and help us to make this a successful support for our fellowmen in need. Following is the list they have requested:

- No clothing items at this time
- Any type of Basmati rice
- Dried beans
- Lentils
- Pasta
- Flour
- Tea bags and Instant coffee
- Feminine, baby and dental hygiene items
- Non-violent toys should be a new one please
- Grocery gift cards would be greatly appreciated for them to purchase meat/chicken

On Sunday December 4th there will be the PCC Annual Community Bazaar at the ISSD school (10-1pm at Mr. Carmel High school). Items can be delivered then or please bring by Monday December 6th to:

IA Center/PCC
6790 Top Gun St. #7, San Diego 92121
Tel: 858.552.9355

Please note if you wish to issue funds for grocery gift cards you can by donating via our PayPal at www.dmfund.org or mail to above address by indicating "Holiday Food Drive", and we will provide the gift cards. Your financial donations are tax-deductible. 100% of funds will be given to families.

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AIAP is a non-profit, non-political, non-religous organization dedicated to serving professional, social and economic well-being of Iranian-American community.

P.O. Box 503944, San Diego, California 92150, Phone: 858-215-AIAP or 858-215-2427


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Survey results on our monthly general meetings availabe at surveys.

Events Calender

November 2016
Thursday 17th
5pm November Happy Hour
Sunday 20th
7:30am Hike: Mount Woodson at Lake Poway
Wednesday 30th
6pm Narcissists in Power
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