CONSTITUTION OF THE YORKTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Adopted May 16, 2012


Name and Objective

  1. The name of the organization shall be The Yorkton Chamber of Commerce (the Chamber).
  2. The objective of the Chamber shall be to promote and improve trade and commerce, agriculture and the economic, and civic and social well-being of Yorkton and district.
  3. The usual place of meeting shall be the City of Yorkton.
  4. The Chamber shall be non-sectarian and shall not lend its support to any candidate for public office.

Governance

  1. The Chamber shall be governed by its Officers and Directors, who together with any ex-officio members shall be referred to as the Board of Directors (the Board).

Membership

  1. Any person directly or indirectly engaged in or interested in trade, commerce, agriculture or the economic and social well-being of Yorkton and district shall be eligible for membership in the Chamber, including associations, corporations, societies, partnerships and members of professions.
  2. Persons who have distinguished themselves by meritorious or public service may be elected Honorary Life Members by a majority vote of the Board. Honorary Life Membership shall include all privileges of active membership, except that of holding office, with the exemption from payment of annual dues.
  3. The Board has the power to remove any member from the roll of members for just cause. Upon such action all privileges of membership shall be forfeited.
  4. The membership annual dues and other assessments payable by members of the Chamber shall be determined annually by the Board.

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