Who We Are
ATI ANNANG is a socio-cultural Association of the Annang people with the aim of collectively defining, articulating and implementing the goals and ideals of Annang ethnic destiny within the context of the Annang Diaspora and the Nigerian ethno-centered nation state.
Ati Annang USA shall be organized and operated exclusively for educational and charitable purposes within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or to any corresponding provision of any future federal tax law, as follows: to promote interaction and association amongst the Annang community across generations; build a support system for all Annang indigenes in the Americas and elsewhere while solidifying future interactions with the rest of the Annang community in the Diaspora to promote Annang heritage; coordinate receptions, career development programs, service projects, lectures, workshops, reunions, and networking opportunities; represent the interests of the Annang community and encourage the participation of all Annang indigenes in activities that promote the interests and welfare of the Annang community.
The following shall be eligible for Membership in Ati Annang USA: Annang indigenes; their spouses, and children in the Americas. Any person eligible for membership may become a member by completing and submitting to the Membership Committee an application in a form prescribed by the committee, together with the payment of such fees or dues as shall be established by the Board of Directors in accordance with the By-Laws. Only Active Members shall be eligible to vote on matters submitted to a vote of the members, and shall be eligible to serve as a director, officer, or committee member of Ati Annang USA provided they meet the residency requirements established by the Board of Directors in accordance with these By-Laws. “Active Member” means a member in good financial standing who has participated in at least fifty percent (50%) of General Meetings and activities in the preceding year.