Ile-Ife Progressive Union (I.P.U.)is a social-cultural association of the Ife indigenes living in Columbus Ohio. We are a non-political, non-profit, and non-religious organization.
The association was founded in 2009 by the following Ife indigenes; Elder Charles Omisore, Pastor Amos Adetunji, Pastor Tayo Oladele, Bishop Charles Awowoyin, Pastor Yemi Oluwamuyide and Mr. Yinka Fawole.
We, the Ile-Ife Progressive Union Columbus Ohio U.S.A, desiring to trust and enjoy the fellowship of one another, desiring to promote the interests and welfare of one another. We are committed to and guided by deep sense of justice and honesty, individually committed to excellence in performance, and convinced that we can build a stronger economic, and social communities in Ile Ife, in Nigeria, and around the world. We do pledge to promote the unity, progress, and empowerment of the Ifes in Ile-Ife Nigeria, and Ifes in Diaspora for peaceful coexistence based on justice.