Many Iranian-Americans are active philanthropists and leader in improving their community.
In 2007, the Chicago's Swedish Covenant Hospital received $4 million
donation from Dr. Rami an Iranian-American.
Iranian-Americans are among the most educated and successful communities in the U. S., according to a report by the Iranian Studies group at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Iranian-Americans have founded, or hold senior leadership positions at, many major US companies, including Fortune 500 companies.