About us

Our Vision

BAC is a cultural and development association that is engaged in activities and projects with the  purpose of raising awareness of the Bamiléké culture in the United States. BAC shall have purposes  including but not limited to the following: 

  • The vision of the BINAM BAMILEKE is to be a recognized organisation for Coloradoans interested in our  culture.  
  • 2.1 Educate and promote the Bamiléké culture in Colorado (USA). 
  • 2.2 Promote unity amongst the Cameroonian Bamiléké community in Colorado through regular social  gatherings and activities. 
  • 2.3 Provide assistance to members who are experiencing hardship situations such as loss of loved  ones ; The association will enrol in a program that will assist with the repatriationof deceased  member’s remains or those of relatives as stated in these articles. Members must be in good standing  to benefit from this service. 
  • 2.4 Provide assistance to members who are experiencing a joyful event in their lives such as Marriage,  baptism… 

Our Mission

The mission of the Binam Association of Colorado is to increase awareness of issues pertaining to the  people of western Cameroon, notably the BAMILEKE people. BAC will highlight key economic, social  and political issues facing their people and help promote the positive development of the BAMILEKE  people. BAC will also serve to generate understanding of the diversity of the BAMILEKE cultures, and  serve to create dialogue between BAMILEKE and friends of the BAMILEKE people.