It’s an honor and privilege to have been elected by the Council members and the Clan leaders to serve as the 2020-2021 President of the Hmong 18 Council. Thank you, for entrusting me to serve as Hmong 18 Council President. I have served the Hmong 18 Council organization for the last two terms as a Council members and Vice-President. I am eager to enhance the growth and prosperity of the Hmong 18 Council organization.
The Hmong 18 council is a non-profit (501 C3) organization founded in 1997. Our mission is to enhance the Hmong community in social justices, traditional values, cultural practices, and to develop emerging leaders with a vision to unify the voice of the Hmong community in the State of Minnesota.
With a strong mission and vision comes responsibilities and opportunities. I am committed to improving this organization by building a strong foundation and expanding our ideals. We are undertaking important changes in our strategic thinking and analysis, to strengthen the Councils, Clan leaders, and Communities. In addition, we are individuals who will provide more support and direct services to the community.
I want to thank all the Former Presidents of the Hmong 18 Council, Former Councils, and all the Advisors, for their commitment and effort to the community at large and for their great leadership.
Finally, a special thank you to our collaborating partners, businesses, and individuals who have provided tremendous financial support into the Hmong 18 Council work.
Thank you, to all my Council members and Advisors, and Hmong 18 Council Legal Council for your dedication in serving with me. You all have been integral to the important advance we have made.
Please contact me or members of my Executive Committee with any questions, concerns, suggestion and or any comment.
I look forward to engaging with you all. Together we can achieve more.
Nao Houa Moua
President of Hmong 18 Council, Inc.