Serving Assyrians/Chaldeans/Syriacs Around the World Since 1991

A non-governmental organization in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council since 2011

 

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Mission Statement

The Assyrian Aid Society of America is a charitable 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to:

• helping Assyrians in need

• promoting Assyrian culture and heritage

• building a structure capable of responding to unexpected crises that require immediate  mobilization to help our people

• focusing American and international attention on the needs and humanitarian concerns of our Assyrian people, particularly in our ancestral homeland of Bet Nahrain

U.S. Congresswoman Anna Eshoo’s video tribute to Narsai David and AAS-A

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Assyrian Aid Society - Iraq is this month participating in the 28th session of the United Nations Human Rights Conference in Geneva, Switzerland, bringing to the international community’s attention the plight of Assyrians today in Iraq and Syria as well as the recent desecrations of Assyrian cultural heritage in Nimrud and Mosul.


The Assyrian Aid Society - Iraq representatives are urging the UN Human Rights Council to take immediate action for the safety and protection of Assyrians in Iraq and Syria.


Assyrian Aid Society - Iraq delegates in Geneva are International Affairs expert Michael Youash and Cultural Archives expert Sam Darmo.


Assyrian Aid Society - Iraq has been a non-governmental organization in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council since 2011.

AAS-Iraq at UN Human Rights Conference in Geneva

In a letter to the White House earlier this week, U.S. Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA) supports the Assyrian Aid Society delegation in Geneva this month at the 28th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council and calls on the Administration “to lead a humanitarian intervention on behalf of...Christians in Iraq and Syria.”

Geneva, Switzerland, Friday March 20 2015

His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV, 1935 - 2015


It is with great sorrow that we received the announcement today that His Holiness Mar Dinkha IV, Catholicos Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East, has passed away. The Assyrian Aid Society of America shares this great loss with the Assyrian Church of the East and all who knew the grace and leadership of His Holiness, may he rest now in peace.

To view and read the March 23 press release, click on the photo immediately above.