The ACFA originated in 1955. It is one of the worlds biggest cat organizations. They are known for being fair, friendly, and fun! They promote the welfare, education, knowledge and interest in all domesticated, purebred and non-purebred cats. To breeders, owners and the public. The AFCA highly values thier members, as well as kittys everywhere. They promote the welfare of cats everywhere and the education of cats. They have a yearbook on their website for all cats, and have donations to help cats. They have awards for cats and host cat shows! They also have standards for cats that they keep updated.