The Bolingbrook Ghanaian Mmrantie Association is a non-profit association formed by Africans from Ghana living in Bolingbrook, a suburb of Chicago, Illinois U.S.A
The association was formed based on our strong belief that every person is his/her neighbor's keeper and therefore members of the association provide help and comfort for any member in times of need. Some-times we also extend our charity to schools and give scholarships to other people in need.
Some-times we also extend our charity to schools and give scholarships to other people in need, especially in Ghana. It is the genuine love and trust of all members of this association that has seen it through the last four years of its formation. This association is diverse. It has gone through changes in the way it handles its members. It continues to grow in size and in stature. It will continue to support its members and also more importantly the community of Ghanaians as a whole. The association will continue to push for unity, prosperity and more importantly to ensure that all members who belong to this noble association become ambassadors of its values anywhere they go.
The association also hopes to grow to the strength that it can impact our societies back home in Ghana through donations that will go a long way to alleviate some of the hardships that our brothers and sisters in our homeland faces, This is the challenge for each and every member (Abrantie ). Membership of this great association is open to any Ghanaian male between the ages of 18 and 50yrs. If you are over 50, you can still apply to be a patron. Registration is available on meeting days. The registration fee is $75 and membership dues is $15 per month. Meetings are held once a month and attendance is mandatory.
The association is made up of elected executives headed by a President and Vice President with the help of patrons (Council of Elders). Currently there are 50 members and 6 patrons and our numbers continue to grow. For further information please contact us at: P.O.Box 133 Bolingbrook, IL 60440 or firstname.lastname@example.org.