The AOC Foundation is to be registered as an International Association of Ophthalmologists in Sub Sahara Africa. The foundation will be a not-for profit organization, with an independent Board of directors, President, Vice President and Treasurer.
The President of the AOC shall be the Treasurer of the AOC Foundation. Non-Ophthalmologists can be appointed as members. Each of the 5 sub regions will nominate 2 members each to be appointed by the Board after nominations from the Member Societies, Colleges and Board Members.