December 12, 2019, Virginia - The Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA), a non-profit non-partisan organization that includes 50 Turkish American groups nationwide, is deeply disappointed by the U.S. Senate passage of S.Res.150, a resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that it is the policy of the United States to commemorate the Armenian Genocide through [...]
On October 4th, ATAA President Gokhan Ozalp led the official opening of the newly renovated ATAA Türk Evi (Turkish House) with a ceremony attended by Turkish American community leaders, ATAA officers and delegates. Throughout the renovation of the ATAA Turkish House, ATAA members and Turkish American Community members provided invaluable support.
Photo Caption: Left to Right) Bircan Ünver, ATAA NY Region VP and the Light Millennium President, Sevgin Oktay, ATAA NY Region Past VP, Burcu Tansu, ATAA California Region VP, and Mrs. Elizabeth J. Oktay. October 17, 2019 - By Sevgin Oktay, ATAA Past-VP of New York Region, Representative of the Light Millennium to the UN Department [...]
Conference Booklet | Session Videos | Photo Album The Assembly of Turkish American Associations (ATAA) held its 40th Anniversary Conference at the Westin Crystal City in Arlington, Virginia on October 5, 2019. The theme of the one day conference, "Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Turkish Independence Movement” brought together large attendance, including Turkish American [...]
At the Assembly of Delegates Meeting of October 6, 2019, the ATAA concluded the 2019 elections process with the acceptance of the new members of the ATAA Board of Directors. The new member include Mazlum Kosma, President-Elect; Nilufer Esen Bilgin, Secretary; Zulfunar Rasin, Capital Region VP; Ilhan Geckil, Mid-Atlantic Region VP; Fuat Ornarli, Southeast Region VP; [...]
ATAA Wishes to Gratefully Acknowledge Its Sponsors for Supporting the 40th Anniversary Conference Sponsorship Categories ATAA FOUNDERS $5,000 and above Dr. & Mrs. Bülent & Sema Başol Mr. & Mrs. Ergün & Juliana Kırlıkovalı Turkish Coalition of America (TCA) ATAA LEADERS $2,500 - $4,999 Dr. Selim Erhan Mr. & Mrs. Gökhan & Mine Özalp Mrs. Yücel [...]