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American Turkish Association - Together Universal Responsible Kind, Inc. (IN-ATATURK) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering cultural, educational, and charitable exchanges between the Turkish American community and the wider Indiana populace. This is a great space to share our story and elaborate on the initiatives and programs we undertake to achieve our purpose. We aim to create a platform for cultural understanding and collaboration, making a difference in the lives of individuals and communities.

We believe in the power of cultural exchange and education to bring people together, foster understanding, and create positive change in the world.

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2023 marks the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Turkiye. The mayor of the City of Carmel, Jim Brainard and the mayor of the City of Indianapolis, Joseph Hadden Hogsett do proclaim October 29, 2023 as the Turkish Republic Day in Carmel and Indianapolis, Indiana.
IN-ATATURK organization, it's members and it's circle of friends are extremely grateful for this recognition, which was an exquisite present for our community.

"Peace at Home, Peace in the World" Mustafa Kemal Atatürk​

Our Mission

Our Purpose

IN-Ataturk is dedicated to promoting educational, cultural, and charitable activities that support Turkish Americans, enhance cultural exchange, and contribute positively to the broader community’s social welfare.

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Our Vision

We dream of creating a world where Turkish and Indiana local communities learn from and support each other, driven by the ideals of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. We aim to build bridges between cultures, where every person’s heritage is celebrated, and we all grow stronger together.

Strategic Objectives

  1. Facilitating connectivity, interaction, and collaboration among Turkish Americans in Indiana.

  2. Promoting the principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, including peace, humanitarianism, diversity, and secularism.

  3. Developing and fostering cultural and social awareness and relations between the American and Turkish communities.

  4. Increasing awareness of Turkish culture, language, and heritage.

  5. Assisting with the integration of Turks who have migrated to Indiana.

  6. Educating individuals on the Turkish language, culture, traditions, and history through various programs and events.

Support Our Cause Today!

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