Memorandum of Association
1. The name of the Society is The Atlantic Agricultural Hall of Fame.
2. The objects of the Society are:
(a) To accord recognition to persons who have made an outstanding contribution to Atlantic Agriculture.
(b) To prescribe standards of selection, provide suitable display facilities, and provide appropriate ceremonies for induction and presentation.
(c) To do other things conducive to the attainment of the above objects.
(d) To acquire by way of grant, gift, purchase, bequest, devise, or otherwise, real and personal property and to use and apply such property to the realization of the objects of the Society;
(e) To buy, own, hold, lease, mortgage, sell and convey such real and personal property as may be necessary or desirable in the carrying out of the objects of the Society.
PROVIDED that nothing herein contained shall permit the Society to carry on any trade, industry, or business and the Society shall be carried on without purpose of gain to any of the members and that any surplus or any accretions of the Society shall be used solely for the purposes of the Society and the promotion of its objects.
PROVIDED, further, that if for any reason the operations of the Society are terminated or are wound up, or are dissolved and there remains, at that time, after satisfaction of all its debts and liabilities, any property whatsoever, the same shall be paid to some other charitable organization in Canada, having objects similar to those of the Society.
3. The activities of the Society are to be carried on in the Atlantic Provinces, Canada.
4. The registered office of the Society is at N.S. Dept. of Agriculture, P.O. Box 190 Halifax, N.S., B3J 2M4
We the several persons whose names, addresses, and occupations are subscribed, desire to be formed into a Society, in pursuance of this Memorandum of Association.