Council of Caribbean Associations - Canada

About Council of Caribbean Associations - Canada

The Council of Caribbean Associations - Canada (CCAC) is a registered non-profit umbrella organization launched in 2009, comprising of 14 registered Caribbean national Associations operating in the GTA.

There are seven financial member organizations:

  1. Antigua & Barbuda Association of Toronto (ABAT)
  2. Alliance of Guyanese Canadian Organizations (AGCO)
  3. Barbados Overseas Community Canada (BOCC)
  4. Commonwealth of Dominica Ontario Association (CDOA)
  5. Grenada Association Toronto (GAT)
  6. Montserrat Association Toronto (MAT)
  7. St. Vincent & Grenadines Association of Toronto (SVGAT)

 

The organization aims among other things, is to work with other organizations in our community that represent and cater primarily to people of Caribbean descent who have made Canada their home.  CCAC focuses on three major areas:

(1) to assist young persons in their pursuit of higher learning and sustainable employment;

(2) to undertake a disaster preparedness program that provides outreach and guidance when disasters strike the Caribbean; and

(3) to work with our seniors to better provide them vital information to enhance their productivity in the golden years.

 

Mission

The mission of this Council is to foster understanding, harmony and cooperation among organizations committed to the economic, social, cultural and political advancement of Caribbean people living in Canada and through unity work for the promotion of their interests and aspirations.

 

Goals and Objectives

To promote and support the political, social, economic, cultural, and recreational development of people of Caribbean ancestry living in Canada.

To encourage and develop networking opportunities among member associations and outside organizations with similar goals.

To ensure representation and promotion of the interests of all member Associations.

 

Members

St. Lucia Toronto Association - www.stluciatoronto.org
Alliance of Guyanese Canadian Organizations - www.allianceofguyanese.ca
Antigua & Barbuda Association of Toronto - www.abatonline.org
St. Vincent and Grenadines Ass'n of Toronto Inc. - www.vincytoronto.com
Barbados Overseas Community Canada - www.barbadosoverseascanada.com
Commonwealth of Dominica Ontario Association - www.dominicaassociation.ca

 

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