No, BritBears does not operate as a business to make profit, but rather to raise money for charities. The BritBears Constitution requires that money be donated to charity at the end of each operating year.
No. Members of BritBears are volunteers and nobody gets paid for performing duties as a Director or for doing work on a committee. However, the Club can specifically contract a non-member person or entity to perform a service for a fee and pay for it from the general fund.
Absolutely! We don’t attempt to define what a bear is or isn’t, and we are open to all. Our goal is to reach people who identify, or want to associate, with the bear community.