The mission of the Atlanta Jamaican Association, Inc. (AJA) is to foster goodwill and understanding among Jamaicans and all peoples in metro Atlanta, through civic, economic, cultural, and philanthropic programs and activities; and to provide assistance to Jamaicans living in the area and in Jamaica.
Specific goals include:
Providing scholarships to deserving students in metro Atlanta and Jamaica
Acquiring a building to be used as headquarters for the Association, and as a center of Jamaican culture in the area
Informing members about political, social and economic developments in Jamaica and providing assistance where possible
Establishing cultural ties with cities and other organizations in metro Atlanta