About Algoma 1812

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The organization, Algoma 1812, was created to oversee all aspects of the Algoma region’s Bi-Centennial Commemoration of the War of 1812.

The organization’s objectives are as follows:

a) The objects of the organization shall be to encourage the effective operation and development of the Bi-Centennial Commemoration of the War of 1812.

b) The organization shall be operated in such a manner so as to achieve its objectives through a program of promotion, education, history, culture, tourism and other activities within its geographic area and the development of such projects in concert with the Provincial and Federal Ministries and relevant and/or interested organizations.

c) The organization shall co-ordinate the activities of the individuals and groups holding interest in the organization and liaise and cooperate with other organizations within and outside the area whose objects are compatible with those of the organization and that have been identified as having interest, representation or direct relation to the War of 1812.

d) The organization may undertake programs on behalf of the area and encourage participation in events, attractions and/or education by sponsoring meetings to further promote and develop the commemoration in our area.