A Bit About Us
Working Towards a Better Tomorrow
The Afro-Heritage Association of Sudbury (AHA) is a non-profit organization based in Sudbury, Ontario. As part of the intricate tapestry of Canadian multiculturalism, AHA was established in 2005 to unite people of African ancestry within the community. AHA’s core mission is to promote understanding, communication, cooperation and cultural exchange between Afro-Canadians and members of the multicultural society to promote unity among the Afro-Canadian community. The Afro-Heritage Association of Sudbury is non-profit, non-political, non-religious in nature.
The objectives of the Association include:
1. To share the Afro-Canadian culture and heritage;
2. To promote the understanding, communication, cooperation and cultural exchange between Afro-Canadians and other members of the Multicultural society;
3. To promote unity in the Sudbury community.
Learn more about our mission, our vision, and how we go about making the changes we want to see (click on get involved).
Our Role in Sudbury
Since its inception, the Afro-Heritage Association of Sudbury hosts a number of annual cultural events and has raised money for many local organizations, including but not limited to:
Northern Ontario School of Medicine
Sudbury Developmental Services
Mission of TEARS
Michaëlle Jean Sudbury Afro-Canadian Heritage Foundation/Fund
The Association is ran by a board of governors from around the world. Related through the motherland and united by ambition, we strive for excellence in our relations within the Sudbury community.