Nzuko Ndi Igbo (NNI) is an association which brings together persons and groups of persons who are Igbo by birth, marriage, naturalization or adoption in the state of Oregon and Southwest Washington. Our purpose is to promote and maintain Igbo heritage while enhancing a smooth cultural infusion in recognition of other cultures. Membership is open to all Igbo persons and organizations in the geographical areas of Oregon and Southwest Washington. The organization is a 501 c (3), not-for--profit, tax exempt organization; it was founded in 1996. Both the executive and board members are volunteers.