Tristate Persian-American Association



KARMA is a non-for-profit, non-political organization, serving Persian-American individuals, companies.     Read more…


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Feb 15, 2020

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Upcoming Events

Persian poetry night on Saturday, Sep. 26thTime:  7:30 PM
The event will be held online due to Covid-19 concerns.




We are deeply saddened to witness the recent tragic events in Iran including downing of Flight PS752 and loss of 176 innocent lives. At this difficult time, our thoughts go out to the friends & families of the victims. This tragedy has deeply affected Cincinnati’s Iranian community, and we are all mourning this devastating loss.


Tri-State Persian American Association

Mission Statement


The Persian American Association of the Tri-State area (including Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana) is a non-profit, non-political organization with no affiliation with any religious groups. Our primary mission is to create a social, professional networking environment to advance the community’s interests in development of cultural and educational society.

Based on the need in our community, KARMA, the first non-profit Persian American Association in the Tri-State area, was established in spring 2015. The primary goal of KARMA is to engage the Persian & American society and promote education, scholarship, and cultural events as well as support individuals & businesses in the community of the Tri-State area.   Read more…

Shabe Sher