Associations USA: Iowa

Associations are everywhere. Here’s a snapshot from Iowa, the hawkeye state.


Number of nonprofits in Iowa in 2016

Source: The Independent Sector


Number of people employed by Iowa nonprofits in 2016

Source: The Independent Sector


The year the Amana Colonies, a group of seven villages settled by a communal religious group with German roots, were founded in eastern Iowa.

Source: Amana Heritage Society

Who You’ll Find There

American Association of Swine Veterinarians (Perry)

Antique Airplane Association (Ottumwa)

National Traditional Country Music Association (Anita)

Association of Former Agents U.S. Secret Service (West Des Moines)

Source: Directory of Associations

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