Our Aims

~Our Aims: • The Association is established to promote the health and well being, provide support, advice and informal education to members of the African and Caribbean community, their families and friends  in the areas covered by London borough of Sutton. The Association will promote good fellowship and cultural activities beneficial to its members.  The Association will work with people over the age of 50 to promote good health and wellbeing • The Association will also work with Parents and young people to encourage the establishment of a healthy life style • The Association will fundraise to support the social welfare needs of its members.

Our Objectives

In furtherance of these aims the Association may:- • Employ and or pay any person or persons to supervise, organise or carry on the work of the Association • Work with local, sub—regional, regional, national and international communities,voluntary and statutory organisations and agencies to provide good quality services to its members • Respond to issues that affects its members welfare and wellbeing • Promote and or undertake or assist in the promotion or undertaking of research and consultation amongst members. ~• Facilitate regular meetings, social outings, training and learning opportunities for s, individuals and other member interest groups • Collect and disseminate appropriate information on matters affecting or likely to affect the aims of the Association and exchange such information with members and other bodies having similar aims D. Powers In furtherance of the Objects the Management Committee may exercise the following powers:- 1. Power to raise funds and to invite and receive contributions, provided that in raising such funds the Management Committee shall not undertake any substantial permanent trading activities and shall conform to any relevant requirements of the Law 2. Power to buy, take on lease or in exchange any property necessary for the achievement of the Objects and to maintain and equip it for use 3. Power subject to any consents required by Law to sell, Lease or dispose of all or any part of the Property of the Association 4. Power subject to any consents required by Law to Borrow money and to charge all or any part of the Property of the Association with repayment of the money so borrowed 5. Power to employ such staff (who shall not be members of the Management Committee) as are necessary for the proper pursuit of the object and to make all