Upleta Memon Association established in the year 1957. Main purpose of establishment of this organization was to unite all Memon who are living in Pakistan and migrated from Upleta and surrounding villages, Gujarat India.
The main objective of this organization is to help poor people of community. In addition to this Upleta Memon Association is keeping continuous watch on social activities of the Community. So any misconduct may be avoided. It frames certain laws from time to avoid and social misconduct.
Upleta Memon Association has now converted from a Small Jamat to medium scale Jamat. The association was moving slowly toward its target. But now it is moving faster and faster. It touches sky-high targets under the leadership of Haji Masood Parekh.
In the year 2000, Zakat collection has crossed the barrier of Rs. 4 million. In that year Parekh Family has donated to a School, Sun Beam Grammar School, to Upleta Memon Association. An Educational Society of Seven member, three from Parekh Family, and Two from Association, Two Technical members, are running this school.
The board has worked very hard and they got unbelievable result. Currently the strength of the school has reached to 600 as compared to 225 in the year 2000.
This year in the Annual General Meeting has increased co-opt member of the Managing Committee. The team is comprised of educated, professionals and polished and mature businessman. The management skills will bring diversified changes in the Association.
Upleta Memon Association is providing following assistances to their poor members from Zakat Fund:
1. Shelter to poor people.
2. Monthly Aid to widow or disable persons
3. Education Aid to poor students
4. Marriage Aid to poor families for marriage of their daughters
5. Medical Aid
6. Business Aid
7. Emergency Aid