About Us 協會簡介
With over 20 years experience of working with the community, Islington Chinese Association (ICA) is a leading London based Chinese charity promoting social cohesion within the Borough of Islington, across the UK, and beyond. It is committed to providing a variety of outstanding services for the good of the community generally but in particular being mindful of the needs of the very old, young, disabled, and disadvantaged in today's society, and to developing centre activities that are open to all races and age groups, contributing to a truly diverse society through showcasing both ancient and living history of Chinese arts and culture.
Founded in 1986, ICA is the only Chinese Charity in England that received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in 2005. ‘With your support, ICA will continue to provide the community with services and resources that meet the changing needs and ensure they are accessible to all!’
A Centre of Excellence which, from social and economy points of view, benefits the Chinese community and the wider community in the UK and beyond, especially those who expect to come to learn, understand Chinese culture and be inspired.
To promote racial awareness and harmony;
To develop a strong community;
To improve the quality of life and opportunities for those, in particular the Chinese community, in Islington and its environs;
To facilitate social change, and consistently provide outstanding services through partnering with statutory, voluntary, and business groups;
To help raise the consciousness of the British people to recognise the contribution of the Chinese community towards the British economy and society in general.