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For anyone stranded as a result of the #MuslimBan:  Earlier today, IRAP was in touch with Airbnb’s Global Disaster Response & Relief team. They have offered to help provide temporary housing to individuals affected by the President’s executive order. For … Continue reading

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The Camp Ayandeh and Camp Javan experiences are in full swing during IAAB’s first session of both youth programs. After a rousing evening of introductions and icebreakers, the campers met their roommates and conversed with their hall mates as part of … Continue reading

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The Ayandeh and Javan community has dispersed; returning to LA, DC, Germany, Georgia, Illinois, and Iran–to name a few of the places our campers and staff call home. We look forward to hearing about what new challenges they will take on this year! … Continue reading

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Occasionally, we will be featuring guest blog posts from counselors, staff, and community members highlighting their take on Camp Ayandeh and Javan. If you would like to contribute your experiences and insights, please contact me at kayvan@iranianalliances.org.  There is no … Continue reading

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This week the First Lady hosted a Nowruz celebration at the White House with leaders from the Iranian-American community in attendance. While the event included a range of Iranian Americans from all industries including academics, artists, entertainers and nonprofit leaders, … Continue reading

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