Persian School Finds Support From the Alavi Foundation

January 4, 2011 Payame Noor Institute, a Persian school based out of Olathe, Kansas, was awarded $7,000 from the Alavi Foundation today. In a letter to the school's director, Foundation president Dr. Houshang Ahmadi recognized "the vital role that Persian schools play in the teaching of Persian language and imparting Iranian culture to the children of Iranian-American community." ***