Mission Statement

The Goan Association Calgary is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting, preserving and fostering a better understanding of the culture and traditions of Goans in Canada. We also provide our members with opportunity for friendly social, sports and recreation activities. We affiliate, support and cooperate with other Goan and like minded organizations. We also provide information and assistance to incoming Goans.


Objectives

Goan Association Calgary was registered on the 19th day of January 1977. The society has incorporated the following objectives.
 

  • To maintain a lawful, benevolent, non-profit organization for Goans.

  • To promote and preserve the culture and traditions of Goans.

  • To foster a better understanding of the history of Goans, in Canada.

  • To provide for the recreation of the members and to promote and afford opportunity for friendly, social and sports activities.

  • To acquire land, by purchase or otherwise, erect or otherwise provide a building for achieving the objectives of the Association.

  • To affiliate, support and cooperate with other Goan and other organizations with similar objectives.

  • To provide information and assistance to incoming Goans.