美國中華茶文化學會

 

美國中華茶文化學會

以茶會友,以茶參禪,以茶修心,茶會自古即有”一期一會”之說;每次茶會可能都是一生中僅有的一次,相聚品茶是緣分,也是福分,以茶結緣,以福相託,清心、誠意,在和平寧靜的氣氛中,行進入無憂的境界。

現任會長:楊綺真  國際高級茶藝師 講師

美國中華茶文化學會章程( Constitution of Chinese Tea Culture Academy  )

第一章  總則

*本會定名為:美國中華茶文化學會(Chinese Tea Culture Academy )。

*本會以研究、整理、考證歷代之茶學、茶史;復興茶之學術、文化;匡正茶的活動;並以承先啟後的精神,推展有關茶學術之研究與交流,使促進茶文化學術之發展,發揚光大中華茶文化,以宏揚於世界為宗旨。本會沒有任何政治色彩及動機。本會為非營利機構,所有活動及營運均受美國聯邦和州法律及本章程約束。絕對禁止在本會會議與活動時作帶政治色彩之言論或展示。

 

本會會址:633 Avenida Sevilla Unit Q  Laguna Woods, CA  92637 USA。

Tel/Fax:1-949-458-2949 email:yang128_tw@yahoo.com.tw

第二章  任務

本會之任務如下:

一.      復興中華文化提倡茶文化學術研究風氣在美國促進建立茶香人文社會。

二.      蒐集整理歷代茶學,茶史及相關文獻,加以整理、考訂發揚。

三.      以正統中華茶文化,結合時代精神,發揚茶文化的活動,提昇茶道精神。

四.      使茶文化結合陶藝、書法、繪畫、花藝、詩歌、禪道等相關藝術活動,以提高生活品質。

五.      推薦茶文化之書刊,報導茶文化資訊。

六.      舉辦茶會,以茶學禮,以茶會友,促進品德教育。

七.       舉辦茶文化、茶道、茶藝、茶品嚐鑑賞等方面的專業課程。

八.       輔導對茶道、茶藝有興趣人士參加進階茶藝師、茶藝技師培訓。

九.       茶藝師、茶藝技師經本會考試合格即可報請總會頒發國際執照證書。

十.    舉行品茗會,名茶鑑賞品評,協助其他專業機構開展,推廣活動。

十一。 推薦會員參加品茶、茶藝培訓,組織參加茶園、茶館、茶葉市場等旅遊參觀活動。

十二。 利用電腦網站及時更新本會活動信息,分享茶文化資訊。
第三章  會員

本會會員分三種:

一.        榮譽會員:對茶文化有重大貢獻者得禮聘為榮譽終身會員。

二.        團體會員:凡5人以上之團體可入會為團體會員,並有代表參加本會活動。

三.        個人會員:凡居住在美國的人,不分種族,對中華茶文化有興趣之人士   均歡迎參加。

四.        入會條件:

1.         認同茶文化之內涵,擁護本會章程。

2.        有守法律已,友愛、互助、奉獻的服務精神。

五。入會的程序:

填報申請表。

第四章    經費

一.會員入會費:

1.個人會員:每年美金$30元。

2.團體會員:每年美金$300元。

3.個人與團體之贊助:金額隨意,贊助美金$1,000以上,本會將頒發感謝狀,並禮聘為本會之榮譽顧問。

二。本會工作人員均為義工,不接受酬勞。
三。本會資產、經費僅用於本章程規定之業務範圍不得挪作他用。
四。本會聘請專業會計師建立嚴格財務管理

 

English translation:

Constitution of Chinese Tea Culture Academy

 

 

Chapter 1. General

* This corporation name: Chinese Tea Culture Academy —CTCA.

*The purpose of this corporation is to study, research tea culture, tea history, in the past dynasties in our history, to reinstate tea activities. With the development spirits in mind, promote tea culture study and mutual exchanges, so as to enhance the Chinese tea culture to the whole world.

*This corporation has no any political colors and motivation.

*This corporation is a nonprofit corporation, all activities must be ruled by State and Federal laws/provisions and the constitution of this corporation.

During our meeting and activity, absolutely no political languages or signs is allowed to show up.

 

 

Address:

633 Avenida Sevilla Unit Q

Laguna Woods, CA 92637 UAS

Tel/Fax: 1-949-458-2949

Email: yany128_tw@yahoo.com.tw

Websit: www.healthteamaster.com

 

Chapter 2.  Mission

 

  1. Reinstate Chinese culture, enhance tea culture study, enforce establishing  a scholarly society in the United States.
  2. Collect, collate tea literatures, tea history and documents set in order for

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promotion.

  1. To coordinate classical Chinese tea culture with contemporary spirit, so as to guide to the current tea activities to the right way, promoting tea ceremony spirit.
  2. To study how to combine tea culture to pottery arts, calligraphy, painting, flower arrangement, poetry, Buddhist meditation arts, to enhance life quality and Chinese culture.
  3. Recommend tea culture books and publications, and report tea culture information.
  4. To hold tea party, learn etiquette from tea ceremony,meet friends in tea party, promoting moral education.
  5. To hold tea culture, tea ceremony, tea arts and tea appreciation etc. professional classes.
  6. To guide and assist those who interested in tea ceremony, tea arts participating tea master and tea arts technician training course.
  7. Tea masters, tea arts technicians past examination sponsored by this corporation will be submitted to the Chinese Tea Culture Academy Headquarters to issue international certificate.
  8. To hold tea appreciation party, famous tea appreciation party, and help other professional organizations to sponsor promotions.
  9. To recommend members participating tea appreciation and tea arts training. To organize tea plantation, tea café and tea markets tours.
  10. Through computer’s web providing timely activities online, share tea culture information to the public.

 

Chapter 3. Membership

 

This corporation has 3 category membership:

  1. Honorable Membership: those who had important dedication to the tea culture will be invited to accept an honorary position as a life time honor member.
  2. Group membership: Any group more than 5 people can join as a group member, the group’s representative can attend activities held by this corporation.
  3. Personal membership: Any one reside in the Unites States no difference with racial and colors who interested in Chinese tea culture are welcome to join as a member.

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  1. Membership requirements:

* Those who consent tea culture connotation and support our constitution.

* To abide to the law, with friendly, mutual care mind and dedication spirit.

  1. Admission procedure.

 

* Fill up application form.

 

 

 

Chapter 4. . Funs.

 

  1. Membership fee:

l  Personal member: Annual fee $30.00.

l  Group member: Annual fee $300.00

l  Personal and group donation: Amount at donator’s wish. Those who donate over $1,000.00 will be invited as honorable consultant of this corporation, and presented a appreciation certificate.

  1. All staff and workers of this corporation are volunteers will not accept any rewards.
  2. This corporation’s funs can only be used for the activities listed in the constitution. nothing can be used beyond constitution’s scope.
  3. This corporation will employ professional accountant to strictly manage funs and property.
  4. In case of dismission, this corporation’s property be treated according to laws.