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MAAMBA Aboriginal Corporation

Category: Organisation
Date: 21 September 1992
Sub Category:Aboriginal Corporation
Place:Perth
State/Country:Western Australia, Australia
URL: http://www.orac.gov.au/document.aspx?icn=1649
Summary Information:
MAAMBA Aboriginal Corporation was incorporated under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 on 21 September 1992. It is located in Cannington, a suburb in the south of Perth. The objects of the corporation, as outlined in its rules, include to:

  • 'provide for the relief from poverty, suffering, sickness, distress, misfortune, destitution, and helplessness of the local community;
  • preserve and promote aboriginal/Noonghar law;
  • provide a forum for community elders
  • engage youth in sporting and recreational activities;
  • encourage the maintenance and development of family networks and support system;
  • promote independence, self-reliance and community development amongst aboriginal/Noonghar people;
  • advance the self esteem of Aboriginal/Noonghar people;
  • promote aboriginal/Noonghar arts and crafts;
  • support projects to enhance the education, skills and employment of Aboriginal/Noonghar people;
  • provide opportunities to enhance domestic skills of Aboriginal/Noonghar people; and
  • develop a fund to assist Aboriginal/Noonghar people in need for purposes such as funerals'.

  • Related Entries

    Agreement
  • MAAMBA Aboriginal Corporation 'Youth Development' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA) - Signatory
  • People
  • Perth Indigenous Community

  • Glossary

    Aboriginal Corporation (Australia)

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