The Federation of Indian Associations (FIA) of Chicago is a non-profit umbrella organization of other Indian Associations in the Chicago land and Mid-West representing in excess of 300,000 culturally diverse but united together Asian-Indians. The FIA Chicago represents and connects various issues of growing Asian-Indian community at the Local, State, and National platform within USA and overseas with Indian Government. FIA Chicago celebrates various events that bring together all Asian-Indian for Indian Republic Day, Indian Independence Day and Diwali.
The annual Indian Independence Day Parade is held around the Schaumburg /Hoffman Estates /Devon Avenue Area of Chicago City to showcase progress and unity of many diversified ethnic Indian communities. The FIA Chicago, in cooperation with the other Associations have successfully worked with various local, State and National agencies to protect the interest Asian-Indian in the fields of Immigration, Social Welfare and Business Commercial Interest.
As a requirement of the non-profit and bye laws, annually election are held. All activities are planned, discussed and implemented by strong Board of Directors. The FIA appreciates this support and encourages more people to participate. FIA Chicago is your one strong voice organization willing to listen to your concerns, issues to represent and support you. Jai Hind and God Bless America !!
FIA Founding Members
Sunil Shah, Onkar Sangha, Sunny Kullar
2017 FIA Executive Team
President: Mukesh Shah
Executive Vice President: Neil Khot and Moon Khan
Vice President: Ali Khan, Hitesh Gandhi, Khaja Moinuddin, Manjit Singh Bhalla and Shital Daftari
Secretary: Ninad Daftari
Treasurer: Payal Shah
Joint Secretary: Shalini Sexena
Joint Treasurer: Jaimini Dixit
Past Presidents: Sunil Shah, Onkar Sangha, Rita Singh, Dhitu Bhagwakar
2017 FIA Board of Directors
Nirav Shah, Ila Chowdhary, Nambi, Abir Maru, Gurmeet Singh