The Alberta Browncoats Society is registered not-for-profit society, Alberta Registration #5015011389, formed in Edmonton in 2009. Our current supported charities are Equality Now, Kids Need to Read, and the Edmonton Youth Empowerment and Support Services (YESS).
Membership is available for a $5 annual fee. This fee is used to defray costs for our Annual General Meeting (AGM), typically held in November.
All paid members over the age of 18 are eligible to vote during the AGM. Children (17 and under) do not have voting rights.
The Alberta Browncoats Society is a volunteer based service organization. As such, we are requesting all paid members commit to a minimum of 4 hours volunteering with the Alberta Browncoats over the course of each year.
Our membership year is from Jan 1 – Dec 31. Memberships sold after October 31 2015 will not expire until Dec 31, 2016.
There are three ways to become a member:
- Apply in-person at a convention or event.
- Next convention: Edmonton Expo, Sept 2018
- Next event: TBA
- Purchase your membership online (PayPal). You will be contacted via email to confirm contact information .
*While the Alberta Browncoats is a not-for-profit society it is not currently a registered charity in Alberta or the rest of Canada. As such we cannot issue charitable tax receipts.