1. The name of the society is:
THE BRITISH COLUMBIA AMATEUR WINEMAKERS ASSOCIATION (Referred to
hereinafter as the Association).
2. The purposes of the society are to:
(a) develop and share the skills of making and appreciating wine, beer and
cider, without interfering with the autonomy of Member Clubs;
(b) encourage and assist the interchange of ideas and information among
amateur makers of wine, beer and cider;
(c) establish and maintain communication amongst local, provincial and
national associations with similar aims;
(d) act as necessary, as liaison between B.C. amateur winemakers and
representatives of other such-like organizations;
(e) give assistance to winemaking clubs as requested, help to organize new
clubs, provide speakers and information; and
(f) help organize annual Provincial Competitions.