ARTICLE 1 – NAME

The Name of the society is “The Sunshine Coast Arts Council.”

ARTICLE 2 – OBJECTIVE

The objectives of this Society shall be to increase and broaden the opportunities for Sunshine Coast citizens to enjoy and to participate in cultural activities, and shall include the following activities:

a) To help coordinate the work and the programmes of cultural groups on the Sunshine Coast
b) To stimulate and encourage the development of cultural projects and activities
c) To render service to all participating groups
d) To act as a clearinghouse for information on cultural projects and activities
e) To foster interest and pride in the cultural heritage of this community
f) To interpret the work of cultural groups to the community, enlist public interest and promote public understanding
g) To bring to the attention of civic and provincial authorities the cultural needs of this community.

ARTICLE 3 – PLACE OF OPERATION

The operations of the Society are to be chiefly carried on in the area known as the Sunshine Coast from Howe Sound to Jervis Inlet, and the islands adjacent thereto, in the Province of British Columbia.

ARTICLE 4 – DISSOLUTION PROVISION

It is specifically provided that in the event of dissolution or winding up of the affairs of the Society, all its remaining assets, after payment of its liabilities, shall be distributed to one or more recognized charitable organizations in British Columbia. This provision is unalterable.