Welcome To the Vietnamese Association Of Illinois!

VAI entrance
Established almost four decades ago, the Vietnamese Association of Illinois (VAI), a 501(c)(3), has served thousands of Vietnamese Americans and other ethnic communities in facilitating resettlement and citizenship, building community, seeking employment, addressing healthcare issues, raising political awareness, providing educational opportunities, addressing multigenerational issues for seniors and youth, establishing and expanding businesses, and strengthening cultural heritage.




ESL class at VAI

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ESL – Citizenship Class

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. (Basic ESL)
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Basic ESL) & 12:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

computer literacy

Computer Literacy

Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

V.A.I. YouthYouth – After School Program

Monday – Friday: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.

V.A.I. Welcomes YouContact Us

Please call Shara at (773) 728-3700 to register for classes.

You can also visit us at:
VAI Facebook Page
VAI Facebook Group