Indian Women's Association

West Lafayette/Lafayette, IN


IWA’s main objective is to provide a common platform to all members living in the Greater Lafayette Community for pursuing their common goals and efforts in the social, cultural, educational and charitable activities of its members. 

The purpose of IWA shall be to promote Indian culture and values by providing social, cultural, educational, recreational and community programs, thereby uniting the Indian community, and raising awareness about Indian culture in the local community. IWA will also direct its effort to promote community spirit and a higher level of affinity between the members of the Indian community in the Greater Lafayette Community. 

IWA believes in improving mutual understanding and appreciation between the Indo-American community and the mainstream American community. IWA as the representative organization of the Indian community in Lafayette will cooperate and participate with other humanitarian organizations in the area in providing community service. IWA will promote the creation of opportunities for people of all ages, and various social, philosophical, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds to experience voluntary giving, voluntary association, and community service in America.