ORAUSA Youths wins the 2021 WIWD Ike’s Scholar College Tuition

Congratulations! ORAUSA Youths win the 2021 WIWD Ike's Scholar College Tuition.Miss Thelma Ogunjiofor (ORU Atlanta)Master Ikenna Ugboaja (OCUFE New York)About WIWD FoundationWIWD Foundation is a 501(C)3 non-profit charitable foundation that is dedicated to continuing...

2021 New Generation Award: Miss Chidimma Onyenezi (ORA Houston)

2021 New Generation Award Winner: Miss Chidimma Onyenezi (ORA Houston)

2021 Exemplary Affiliate Award: OCUFE New York

2021 Exemplary Affiliate Award: OCUFE New York

About Us

 

Our History

Our Programs

Executives

Affiliate Presidents

Board of Directors

Patrons

Dr Uzo Unegbu
Chief/Dr. Uzo Unegbu

National President

Our Story

ORA-USA Inc incorporated in the State of Georgia , USA. in the year 2001, is organized for Charitable, Educational, Economical, Social, and Political development of Orlu people. It is the umbrella Organization of all parochial associations of Orlu people in the fifty states of USA. Perhaps it is important to mention that the entire Affiliate members expanding around the 50 states of America are willing partners to the development and sustained growth of Orlu Senatorial zone and would cherish all partnerships and wisdom in this effort. Orlu Senatorial Zone also known as “Old Orlu” is one of the 3 Senatorial zones in Imo State, Nigeria. Read more on the history and geography of Orlu Senatorial Zone.

Our Objectives

  • To identify and Unify Orlu people in the Diaspora and America in particular.
  • To promote effective communication and networking between and among Orlu people and various branches or ORA in the US and beyond.
  • To boost Educational, Economic, and Political empowerment of Orlu people in the Diaspora and at home
  • To promote good public relations through programs, projects, and inter society collaborations that would positively relate to and impact institutions and Non-Governmental organizations.
  • To hold meetings and conferences to promote the exchange of ideas and corporative learning on matters of self-respect, good citizenship, leadership skills, and the communal relationship between Orlu people in the US and at home and the American citizenry.

Our Mission

ORA USA is a public, non-profit professional organization dedicated to helping people affected by poverty within and around the world. It seeks to restore the dignity and quality of their lives by eradicating barriers to success through innovative education, healthcare services, entrepreneur development, youth empowerment, and community-driven aids. Guided by the aspirations of the people it serves, ORA-USA pursues its mission with empathy, openness, and generosity.

Our Programs

ANNUAL CONVENTION

The Orlu Regional Assembly holds its Annual Convention in June of every year to raise funds for projects/programs and for the exchange of ideas as well as networking among members residing in the USA and beyond.

FREE MEDICAL MISSION

ORAUSA carries out a medical mission to the Orlu region each year. The very positive response has necessitated the consideration of multiple missions each year.

WOMEN PROGRAMS

The Micro Finance program, championed by ORAUSA women, raises funds independently to enable indigent women in the homeland to be self-sustaining.

YOUTH PROGRAMS

The purpose of the youth program is to create awareness among the young people of the organization to ensure continuity

HOMELAND SUMMIT

The Orlu Regional Assembly holds its Annual Homeland Summit in Orlu on December 30th every year. The summit is a chance to review organization activities and exchange feedback between home-based and diaspora stakeholders.

AWARDS

Each year, ORA USA recognizes and gives awards to individuals for community services, student achievements, trail-blazing achievements, and philanthropy.

Our Executives

Chief/Dr. Uzo Unegbu

Chief/Dr. Uzo Unegbu

National President, ORAUSA

president@orausa.us

904.315.5966

Mr. Austin Ofoha

Mr. Austin Ofoha

Secretary, ORAUSA

secretary@orausa.us

214.881.8640

Lolo Chinyere Ojinnaka

Lolo Chinyere Ojinnaka

National PRO, ORAUSA

pro@orausa.us

908.347.9939

Attorney

National Legal Advisor, ORAUSA

legaladvisor@orausa.us

000.000.0000

Prince Charles Duru

Prince Charles Duru

National Vice President

vicepresident@orausa.us

646.363.8553

Chief Chris Okala

Chief Chris Okala

National Parliamentarian, ORAUSA

parliamentarian@orausa.us

202.270.8815

Atty/Lolo Chinyere Amuzie

Atty/Lolo Chinyere Amuzie

National Assistant Secretary, ORAUSA

assistantsecretary@orausa.us

000.000.0000

Chief Paulinus Nwosu

Chief Paulinus Nwosu

National Financial Secretary, ORAUSA

financialsecretary@orausa.us

917.723.8268

Mr Emma Orji

Mr Emma Orji

National Treasury, ORAUSA

treasury@orausa.us

617.905.7671

Dr. Ray Obinozie

Dr. Ray Obinozie

National Assistant Financial Secretary, ORAUSA

assistantfinancialsecretary@orausa.us

404.680.9361

Chief Gibson Chigbu

National President 2001-2005

Chief Emeka Iwunze

National President 2005-2009

Chief Chris Onwuzuruike

National President 2009-2013

Chief Fidelis Ezewuike

National President 2013-2017

Chief Tony Okpara

National President 2017-2021

Chief/Dr. Uzo Unegbu

National President 2021-present

Our History

ORA-USA Inc incorporated in the State of Georgia , USA. in the year 2001, is organized for Charitable, Educational, Economical, Social, and Political development of Orlu people. It is the umbrella Organization of all parochial associations of Orlu people in the fifty states of USA. Perhaps it is important to mention that the entire Affiliate members expanding around the 50 states of America are willing partners to the development and sustained growth of Orlu Senatorial zone and would cherish all partnerships and wisdom in this effort. Orlu Senatorial Zone also known as “Old Orlu” is one of the 3 Senatorial zones in Imo State, Nigeria. 

Our Board of Directors

Affiliate Presidents

Our Patrons