Objectives of Wasatch Gem Society
The objectives of this organization shall be:
1. To stimulate interest in the collecting of gem material, minerals, and fossils. 2. The cutting and polishing of gem material and related arts and crafts. 3. To disseminate knowledge of the lapidary arts, the collection and classification of minerals and fossils and their application to arts and crafts, so that greater satisfaction and pleasure can be derived from participation in these activities. 4. To actively protect gemstone, mineral, and fossil deposits for hobby use including the location and acquisition of mining claims and other properties for non-commercial purposes. 5. This corporation is not formed for profit and none of its assets shall be used for the pecuniary gain or profit of an individual who is or may become a member thereof. 6. All of the assets, properties, and funds of the corporation shall be devoted to the furtherance of the primary objectives and purposes of the corporation. 7. These purposes and objectives are basically educational and scientific and within reasonable limits incidental thereto recreational and social and concerned with the advancement of its members and of the public along these lines.