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.

2017 IMSF Scholarship Application

We are no longer accepting applications for 2017. All eligible Iu Mien high school seniors are encouraged to apply next year.
Learn more about the IMSF Scholarship Fund.

News & Events

Iu Mien Scholarship Fund 20th Anniversary Awards Ceremony

The Iu Mien Scholarship Fund (IMSF) recognizes and provides financial support to outstanding Iu Mien students who are pursuing post-secondary higher education. IMSF encourages Iu Mien youth to take on leadership roles and initiate projects…

20th 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 26, 2015 Time: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Live Music: 6:30…

Siou Liouh Iu Mien Gueih Je Leiz-Nyeic Heix Fundraiser

Siou Liouh Iu Mien Gueih Je Leiz-Nyeic Heix Committee members invite you to the second annual fundraiser.  Our mission is to educate, preserve and promote our Iu Mien unique culture, tradition and religion. Place: Bjornson…

Youre Invited to the 18th Annual King Pan Festival on September 21, 2013

We are very excited to inform you that the Lao Iu Mien Culture Association (LIMCA) is hosting its  “18th Annual King Pan Festival” to honor our Iu Mien forefather, “King Pan”.   The festival will be held at:  …