To qualify for membership: (1) Membership Application must be completed (2) applicant must be a Nigerian, Children born to at least one Nigerian parent, married to a Nigerian or well wishers.
The Nigerian-American Community Association (USA), Inc., shall deny membership to anyone who is, or has been, a member of any group regardless of by what name known, which advocates the abolition or destruction of Government, either by force or subversive means.
MEMBERSHIP CRITERIA Any individual who meet at least one of the qualifications listed below shall be eligible for membership in the Nigerian-American Community Association (USA), Inc., subject to the provisions of the association's Constitution and By-laws.
There shall be four (4) classes of membership: Regular, Family Associate, Associate and Business Associate.
A. The Regular Membership shall comprised of: (1) Nigerian Citizens residing in the United States of America (2) United States Citizens with a Nigerian parent
B. The Family Associate Membership shall be extended to: (1) Spouse of "Regular" member (2) Non-Nigerian parent of United States Citizen with at least one Nigerian parent
C. The Associate Membership shall be granted to: (1) individuals with exceptional service to human rights either in Nigeria, United States of America or Africa in general.
D. The Business Associate Membership shall be comprised of businesses recognized for exceptional service or contribution to human rights either in Nigeria, United States of America or Africa in general.
REGULATIONS REGARDING THE NIGERIAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION (USA) INC, LOGO AND PARAPHERNALIA The Nigerian-American Community Association (USA), Inc. regulate the use of the registered Nigerian-American Community Association (USA) Inc., also known as NACA (USA), INC. Name and emblem and prohibits the use of it in any way without the express written permission of the Nigerian-American Community Association (USA), Inc.
RESPONSIBILITIES AS A MEMBER (1) You must keep your membership in "good standing" at all times. (2) You must also be respectful and professional when dealing with others on behalf of the association. (3) You must not behave in any ways that is detrimental to the goodness of the association. (4) You must be active participant in the association's dealings. (5) You must subscribed to the "each one teach one" and the "I am my brothers & sisters keeper" concept. (6) You must be willing to "step up to the plate" when required
PROOF OF IDENTITY A photocopy of your government issued ID card must be provided in order for your application to be processed. The photocopy must be included with your application. If a member does not provide a copy of a valid government issued identification card, the application will be delayed until the missing item is received by NACA (USA), INC. - Membership Department. The copy of your identification card will remain on file for the duration of your membership. Under no circumstances will your identification be used for any promotional campaigns, advertisements, or any other reason other than verification of your identification.
ANNUAL RENEWAL & ENROLLMENT PERIOD Every year the enrollment & renewal period is September 1st through November 31st. All renewals MUST me postmarked by November 31st. If you submit your renewal application after November 31st, a $10.00 late fee will apply. Late fee will not apply to new applicants. Absolutely NO RENEWALS will be accepted after June 1st.