UNIBOA’s mission is to engage in social, humanitarian and community development work in order to meet the needs of all Bassonians residing in the Americas and the homeland.
The Vision is to create a stronger network and linkage between Bassonians in the Diaspora and homeland. This is evidenced through our services and since its inception; the organization has served and continue to serve as one of the Leading Liberian Diaspora organizations in the United States.
GUILDING PRINCIPLES (CORE VALUES)
The organization operates on the following five guiding principles:
- Promoting peace, unity, progress, and social awareness among the people of the Bassa Counties in the Americas and Liberia
- Maintaining and retaining our cultural and traditional heritage and values;
- Assisting with specific development projects through finance and manpower;
- Helping to improve the quality of education and health care;
- Serving as a forum for the exchange of views among the people of the Bassa counties
In order to achieve our goals, we have embarked on a number of important programs both in Liberia and the United States. Our programs are geared towards improving the lives of our people.
MATERNAL HALFWAY HOUSE
A major project of UNIBOA is the construction of a-four-bed room Maternal Halfway House in Gedeh Town, Rivercess County. The need to undertake this project in Rivercess County cannot be overly emphasized. Gedeh town has one Community Clinic with a total of five staff members; one trained Midwife, LPN and three Aides.
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It is the determination of the United Bassa Organizations in Americas (UNIBOA) to help alleviate the specter of ignorance in our homeland, and strengthen the will of our people to succeed and have a place at the table. One way of achieving this goal is through education. Our Scholarship program provides needed financial assistance to deserving students at the University level.
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SAFE DRINKING PROJECT
Our people living in most towns and villages are affected by lack of access to clean and safe drinking water, a situation which is a high risk for acquiring diseases leading to fatalities. The UNIBOA HEALTH FIRST CLEAN WATER INITIATIVE has made a difference in the lives of our people in Doe Wein Town, Electoral District #3A, Grand Bassa County. Read more →