Society Act Constitution

SOCIETY ACT CONSTITUTION

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The purposes of the Society are:
– To educate and support the emotional, physical and financial wellbeing of women and their families through workshops, seminars, and programs which shall include:
(a) A 20 week makeover program that includes nutritional information education, fitness education, financial literacy and personal growth opportunities.
(b) Weekend seminars for overall wellbeing
(c) Weekend seminars for personal / career goals
(d) Health & nutrition workshops
(e) Family safety programs
(f) Personal growth seminars
– To solicit, receive, control, administer and distribute funds and gifts
– To provide financial assistance for those unable (low income families) to participate in growth opportunities in the seminars and workshops we provide.
– To own and dispose of property, both real and personal

In the event of the winding up or dissolution of the Society its funds and assets remaining after the satisfaction of its debts and liabilities shall be given or transferred to an organization with similar purposes pursuant to section 149(1)(f) or (l) of the Income Tax Act (CDN).
Notwithstanding clause 2 of the Constitution, all purposes shall be organized and operated exclusively on a non-profit basis.
No Director or Officer shall be remunerated for being or acting as a Director or Officer, but a Director or Officer may be reimbursed for all expenses necessarily and reasonably incurred by him while engaged in the affairs of the Society.
No part of the income of the Society shall be payable or otherwise available for the personal benefit of any proprietor, member, Director, Officer or shareholder.
Paragraphs 3, 4, 5, 6 and 7 of the Constitution are alterable in accordance with the Society Act.