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We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-partisan, community-based, and youth-oriented organization designed to provide a united voice for youth and professional leaders from across Southern California. UVSA was founded in 1982 as a means for the Vietnamese diaspora community to organize socially and politically.
Committed to leadership development, cultural awareness, civic engagement, and community service, UVSA is comprised entirely of unpaid volunteers including students, alumni, professionals, educators, and community leaders.
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Our volunteers consist of young adults and professionals from all across Southern California.
our core values
We represent the diverse and dynamic Vietnamese youth population by encouraging civic engagement and leadership development.
We promote awareness of the Vietnamese culture, language, and history by organizing social, cultural, and educational programs.
We bring together leaders to build unity and solidarity among Vietnamese American youth in Southern California.