India Association Of Minnesota

A non-profit organization that has straddled over four decades of community service since its inception in 1973, India Association of Minnesota (IAM) aims to build a strong and cohesive community of over 50,000-strong Asian Indians in the state of Minnesota. Through its three-prong mission of  Culture, Charity, and Connections, IAM seeks to build bridges of understanding between the Asian Indians and the society at large within the state and the country, connect Minnesota with India through events that promote cultural understanding and heritage, provide a charitable hand to causes here and in India, all the while functioning as the umbrella organization to the multitude of regional organizations in the state.


Here are the IAM By-Laws.


IAM History


Thank You All for being part of IndiaFest 2022

Highlights of the Festival

  • Food: Delicious cuisine from popular Twin Cities Indian restaurants. 

  • Cultural Performances: Some of the most popular Indian dance and theater groups based in Minnesota performed at this year’s event. Checkout the cultural performance partners who performed including community performances, professional performances and Bollywood evening here

  • Exhibits & Parade: Exceptional display of booths with decoration, traditions, and culture from various regions of India, showcasing the diversity of India. Checkout our partners regional organization partners and other non profit partners here

  • Activities: Fun activities for adults and kids. Henna , face painting, chess, and other fun activities and inflatables for kids were some attractions for the day. 

  • Bazaar: Great display of traditional Indian clothing, jewelry and accessories by our bazaar partners Checkout the Small Business and Bazaar partners at IndiaFest 2022 here

  • Raffle Drawing: Raffle prizes from one of our partners "Avantika Sharma - ReMax Results"

  • Student Achievement Awards: Seven High School students received the scholarship awards.