Vision & Mission

OSA will continue to strive to be a focal point of all Odias around the world to debate issues and to find action plans in the nurture and promotion of Odia heritage and culture and matters meanigful to Odias. The annual conventions and regional celebrations will continue to play major roles in this endeavor along with the electronic preservation & dissemination of information and efforts to gain media attention for Odia people’s causes.


The vision of OSA is to promote and propagate Odia culture in Americas by bringing together all the people interested in Odisha.

The mission goals of  The Odisha Society of the Americas (OSA):


  • To provide a mutually supportive environment for the better interaction of Odia diaspora of North American countries through socio-cultural growth, friendship and fellowship.
  • To enhance the awareness of Odisha and Odia traditions in North America through cultural promotion, language, social events and developmental activities.
  • To facilitate the exchange of information between Odisha and the United States/Canada.