CONSTITUTION and BYLAWS – REVISED 113016

(1) The name of the Association is “Vancouver Community College Faculty Association (Downtown, Broadway, Annacis Island and other satellite campuses)”.

(2) The object of the Association is:

(a) To provide a medium for united action on any issue common to all members and to deal with matters of concern to them.

(b) To act as the bargaining agent for the members of the Association.

(c) To seek representation on all commissions, boards, councils, tasks forces, and committees dealing with matters of concern to the Association’s members.

(d) To function without bias or political affiliation as a non-partisan and non-sectarian association.

(e) To arrange and conduct social and professional functions from time to time as deemed fit by its members.

(f) To take part in cultural, civic, legislative, collegial, educational, charitable and other activities which directly or indirectly further the interests of the Association and its members.

(g) To obtain security in employment, security for the individual, and satisfactory working conditions for all members.

(3) The operation of the Association is to be chiefly carried on in: The Province of British Columbia, in the City of Vancouver.