The goal of the Azerbaijan New York Association (ANA) is to foster, promote, plan and execute programs that will improve social, cultural, and educational welfare of the Azerbaijani-American community living in New York and adjacent states. ANA member encourage and maintain a supportive community by effectively articulating and promoting the needs and goals of residents of Azerbaijani decent.
ANA operates exclusively for educational, scientific, literary, cultural and charitable purposes upon initiations from its key members and supporters. Based in New York, ANA functions as an independent organization in the United States. It serves as a platform for exchange, communication, and cooperation across Azerbaijani organizations, as well as between Azerbaijani-Americans and Americans of different ethnic backgrounds.
ANA also undertakes a task to cooperate and share ideas with other independent organizations in pursuit of global development and peace.