Source: National Geographic, "Atlas of the World", 7th Ed., 1999, page 13.
The mission of the association shall be the promotion of Bengali culture and literature in the
United States and to promote friendship and cultural exchange with other organizations and
groups, American and foreign, in the United States.
The association will be a meeting ground of Bengalees and their friends
in Northeastern Ohio and will provide opportunity for the families and friends of
Bengalees in Northeastern Ohio to learn Bengali language, culture, and traditions.
The association shall be a non-profit organization and will exist as an
incorporated association of its members.
The association shall be non-commercial, non-sectarian, and
non-partisan. The name of the association or the name of any member in office shall not be
used in any partisan interest if not related to the objectives of the association.