Our Mission

The Lao Iu Mien Culture Association, Inc. (LIMCA) is a non-profit community organization, incorporated in March 1982. LIMCA’s mission is to preserve the cultural heritage of the Iu Mien who came from the highland Lao tribal community, and to develop social and cultural programs to facilitate the Iu Mien integration into the economic and cultural life of the United States.

Learn more about the Iu Mien and the twelve clans.

News & Events

25th Annual King Pan Festival

Please Save the Date and Come Join Us!25th Annual King Pan Festival The Event will feature a parade of the Iu Mien 12 Clans,Blessing Ceremony, Traditional performances, delicious Iu Mien food, etc. When: Saturday, September…

Hidden Gems III Award Program

Call for Entries $1000 grants will be awarded to local Iu Mien artists and creative individuals of all ages for artworks that tell stories of living in the LIMCA Iu Mien community. Submission Date:  Tuesday, May 31, 2022…

24th Annual King Pan Festival on September 7, 2019

Please Come Join Us! 24th Annual King Pan Festival The event will feature a parade of the Iu Mien 12 clans, blessing ceremony, traditional performances, delicious Iu Mien food, etc. When: Saturday, September 7, 2019…

23rd Annual King Pan Festival & Iu Mien International Cultural Exchange Conference – September 2018

Iu Mien members & Supporters Please Come to Join US! The 23rd Annual King Pan Festival to honor our Iu Mien 12 Clans’ forefather “King Pan – Bienh Hungh” Birthday Celebration will be held on Saturday,…