The National Association of Asian American Professionals is a non-profit organization that cultivates and empowers Asian & Pacific Islander leaders through professional development, community service, and networking.

We are the fastest growing Pan-Asian organization in North America dedicated to promoting career advancement and leadership development of professionals.

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North Carolina Chapter

This chapter includes any professional members closely associated with their career and business in the state of North Carolina. Whether you’re studying, working, building, or retired – NAAAP is the prime organization to find a network of other professionals like yourself.

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Member Benefits

The reasons why professionals join NAAAP vary depending on current status and aspirations.

Some look for support as they explore new career paths.

Many are exploring networking opportunities and engaging in new business relationships.

Some aspire for change and focus on empowering themsleves and others.

But all, receive a sense of belonging and personal development.

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Connect and learn from professionals across different industries throughout the North Carolina state.


Contribute to our local community through volunteer events hosted by NAAAP throughout the year.


Develop your professional skills to help advance your career through our Professional Development workshops.

Our history...

The North Carolina Chapter of NAAAP was founded in 1992 as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to cultivating, supporting, and promoting Asian American leaders through professional development programs, community service engagements, and diverse networking.

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Support our Mission

With help from our sponsors, we’re able to fulfill our mission through programming, which includes: our annual ERG Summit, community service programs, professional development workshops, and networking events.

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By becoming a member of NAAAP-North Carolina, you’ll have the opportunity to participate in member exclusive events and network with professionals throughout the state. 


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Thank you to our 2022 Sponsors

The ongoing support of our Corporate Sponsors which has enabled us to continue our mission throughout the North Carolina communities.

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