This section is taken direct from the By-Laws of the Finnish
Center at Saima Park Inc.
Article II - Purpose and Objectives
Section One. The purpose of this
organization is to preserve Finnish culture and to integrate it into the
culture of the United States of America as described below.
A. To develop and strengthen the friendship between
Finnish Americans and others interested in Finland.
B. To support and promote Finnish cultural, social and
C. To establish, develop and operate a library/museum as a
Finnish cultural, educational and research center.
D. To present and sponsor exhibits, performances, courses,
lectures, and other activities related to Finnish culture.
E. To maintain Saima Park as a living memorial to the