American Latvian Association

The American Latvian Association (ALA),, is the main representative organization for the Latvian American community. Through 163 member organizations, churches, clubs and some 6,000 individual members the ALA represents over 100,000 people of Latvian descent living in the United States. The ALA is a non-profit, tax exempt educational and cultural organization registered as a private and voluntary organization with the U.S. Agency for International Development.