The purpose of the Sri Lanka America Golf Club of California, (SLAGC of Ca):
i) To stimulate and promote Golf amongst members of the Sri Lankan community, their friends, associates and realtives by bringing to gether a group of golfers through the formation of an independant golfing organziation.
ii) To promote and foster among the members a closer bond and fraternity for their joint and mutual benefit and to promote and conserve the best interests and true spirit of the game of Golf as embodied in its ancient and honorable traditions.
iii) To encourgae conformance to the USGA Rules of Golf by creating a representative authority.
iv) To maintain a uniform system of handicapping as set forth in the USGA Handicap system and issue USGA handicap indexes to members.
v) To provide an authoritative body to govern and conduct Golf tournaments amongst its members.
vi) To operate this club as a not for profit organziation.
The club does not discrimnate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, disability or sexual orientation.
Members must be of good standing in the community.
Members of the SLAGC of ca and participants in tournaments organized by the SLAGC of ca agree to hold harmless the SLAGC of Ca and its personnel and agents from all liabilities,expenses,damages or claims whatsoever resulting from tournaments, social events or any other activity arranged by the club.
The club was approved as an affilate club of the SCGA on the 9th of October 2014.
Approved by the IRS as a 501 (c) (7) tax exempt organzation.
Executive Committee : 2016/2017:
President : Mohan Chandramohan; Vice President: Fred Artim
Secretary: Naresh Moonesinghe; Treasurer: Jonathan Mather
i) Tournaments: Chairman: Dr Prithi Dharmaraja; Naresh Moonesinghe, Bobby Chandran, Chris Chitty & Jonathan Mather.
ii) Rules & Discipline: Chairman: Chris Chitty ; Clifford Baptist, Noel Van Langenberg.
iii)Membership: Chairman: Bobby Chandran, Dr Mahinda Jayaratne & Rajinda Jayawardene.