Community is an important way we connect with others in the Greater LA area and find a place in the community. There are many diverse faiths in the Greater LA area and many are open and welcoming to refugees and immigrants alike. Most congregations have community events for holidays and special days.
Arab American Community Center fosters a greater understanding of Arab Americans by Americans as a whole, to further the study and performance of Arabic music, poetry, literature, and language; and to educate the general public about Arab culture.
907 S Beach Blvd.
Tel: (714) 991-1943
Network of Arab American Professionals of Los Angeles (NAAP-LA) is a non-partisan, volunteer based organization dedicated to the development of a prosperous and influential Arab-American community connected through a national network. Their mission is to connect, organize and empower the Arab-American community by channeling the interests and passions of members through social, cultural, professional, political and service initiatives.
The Markaz (formerly the Levantine Cultural Center) promotes a greater understanding of the Middle East and North Africa by presenting artistic and educational programs that bridge political and religious divides.
Palestinian American Women’s Association (PAWA) is a not for profit, community-based organization working to enable Arab American women to be productive, contributing members of society by promoting self-esteem, self-confidence, leadership development, personal and social growth.
Tel: (212) 555-0123
Arab American Lawyers Association of Southern California was founded to provide an opportunity for Arab-American Lawyers and Lawyers interested in the Arab-American culture to foster the professional growth of its members, exchange ideas, and serve the disadvantaged.
Arab American Association of Engineers and Architects promotes and advocates the Arab American Engineers, Architects and Computer Science professionals in North America, by providing career and educational enhancement programs, technical exchange, fellowship, and community service.
House of Lebanon is the first Lebanese American Cultural Center in Los Angeles. Our mission is to preserve, promote, and celebrate Lebanon’s culture.
Tel: (323) 965-8000
Egyptian American Organization provides a forum for Egyptian Americans to serve their interests and preserve their rich cultural traditions so they and their children would take pride in their unique heritage, their knowledge of the Arabic language, and their bicultural experience.