SONS OF ITALY GALILEO LODGE KELOWNA
Purpose of Order Sons of Italy
- To enroll in its membership all persons of good character who are of Italian birth, or descent, or married to a person of Italian birth or descent, regardless of religious faith or political affiliation, who believe in the fundamental concept that society is based upon the principles of law and order, and who adhere to a form of government founded upon the belief in God and based upon the proposition that all men are created equal.
- To promote and further the education of its members.
- To uphold the concept of Canadianism.
- To encourage and divulge the Italian culture in Canada.
- To encourage the active participation of its membership in the political, social and civic life of our communities..
- To organize and establish benevolent and social welfare institutions for the protection and assistance of its members, dependents and the needy in general, with such material aid as we are able to give.
We Invite You To Join
Name of Applicant______________________________________________________________________
Phone Numbers Home______________Work____________________ Cell_________________________
Date of Birth__________________________________________________________________________
Italian family name_____________________________________________________________________
Mother’s Maiden Name_________________________________________________________________
Tell us about yourself including why you are interested in the Sons of Italy: ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________
As A Volunteer Tell us How You Can Participate:
Social, Culture, Athletic, Membership, Fundraising, and Clean Up Crew
Regular& Social Membership $25.00 Adult
Family Component $ 50.00 Plus $10.00 for each Adult son (in law) or Daughter (in law)
EG: Parents $25.00 each ($50.00) Married son with daughter in Law $ 10.00 each $70.00 total.
To be filled by the applicant’s sponsor:
Name of Applicant’s sponsor ___________________________________________
Relation to Applicant _________________________________________________
I certify that the Applicant is fully eligible for Membership and recommend approval by Garibaldi Lodge.
Date _______________________ Sponsor’s Signature_______________________
All applications are submitted to the Membership Committee for review. Membership candidates will be notified by the Membership Chairperson as to acceptance. All applications must be accompanied by the appropriate Membership fee as applicable.
I certify that the above information is true and correct to the best of my knowledge and I agree to abide by the 8 Purposes of the Sons of Italy outlined above.
Applicant’s Signature_________________________________________ Date__________________