PERMIAS Massachusetts (Indonesian Students Association in the United States, Massachusetts chapter) is a non-profit student-run organization of Indonesian students in the state of Massachusetts.
Our goal is to unite and help Indonesian students in Massachusetts fostering lifelong bonds along the way and to promote Indonesian culture to the residents of Massachusetts and beyond.
We do that by hosting events and workshops that promote the beauty of Indonesian culture and to educate and entertain our community.
PERMIAS consists of various divisions and chapter all across the United States. There are ones in New York City, Washington DC, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and other places. We are all united to form PERMIAS Nasional, an organization that consists of thousands of Indonesian students.
To provide a platform for Indonesian students in Massachusetts to express themselves, and gain the confidence, education, support, passion and professionalism they need in order to flourish and reach their potential as global citizens.
To facilitate the advocacy and sharing of our Indonesian culture and traditions, to unite, serve and foster a community of Indonesians with a strong sense of belonging and to support the professional and scholarly endeavors of our students.