The Friends of Bishop Allen is a non-profit charity operated by student, parent and staff volunteers and is guided by the following objective:
To enhance the educational experience of the students of Bishop Allen Academy by conducting fund raising events in cooperation with the Catholic School Advisory Council (CSAC), the proceeds of which will be used to purchase items and materials deemed necessary by the school community. All monies raised by FOBA will be used to further its objectives. No part of the monies is to be given to members of the organization.
About Our Charity
FOBA will conduct fund raising events throughout the school year. All proceeds generated through this fund raising are to be used for the purchase of items and materials deemed necessary by the school community as coordinated with the FOBA executive. These may include, but are not limited to, technology such as mobile computer laboratories, televisions and computer projectors, plaques for Wall of Distinction displays, framed photos for “BA In Action’ displays, students-painted murals in the stairwells, beautification projects, bringing in guest speakers or theatre troupes for Heritage Month, etc.
FOBA, properly constituted, is governed by its Constitution and By-laws.