International Institute of the Bay Area

Building trust since 1918


IIBA would not be what it is today without the help of our many dedicated volunteers over the years.

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Protecting and Serving his Community

20160129_132702Javier is the first member of his family to graduate from college, with a degree in criminal justice from San J

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Overcoming Illiteracy at the Age of 60


For the first 60 years of Maria’s life, Maria was illiterate; neither able to

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Make America Colorful Again Campaign


In a span of 30 days, Joey Yang’s online campaign, Make America Colorful Again, received 260 donations and raised a total of $7,344. All proceeds benefit IIBA and the Bay Area immigrant communities we ser

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