[Name of Association (ie. The Hidden Valley Seniors Association)]
ARTICLE 1 - NAME
1.1The name of the association is "[Name of Association]" (the "Association").
ARTICLE 2 - OBJECTS
2.1The objects for which the Association has been formed are to [Objects of Association (ie. provide a club for seniors in the Hidden Valley community to meet and socialize)].
ARTICLE 3 - MEMBERSHIP
3.1Membership in the Association is open to [Insert Membership Qualification Criteria (ie.all senior citizens in the Hidden Valley community)].3.2The fees for membership in the Association shall be as determined by the Board of Directors of the Association.3.3There are three categories of membership in the Association (the "Members"):(a)
: a person actively participating in the Association and in goodstanding in payment of membership fees;(b)
: a person with a continuing interest in the objects of theAssociation, who is in good standing in payment of the membership fees, but whono longer participates actively in the Association.(c)
: a person who becomes a life member by being honoured for outstanding participation in the Association. Such a member may choose to beactive or inactive.
ARTICLE 4 - PRIVILEGES OF MEMBERS
4.1Active Members, in good standing, are eligible to hold office and to vote at meetings of the Members.4.2Inactive and Honorary Members may attend meetings of the Members, but withoutvoting rights and are ineligible to hold office.