ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
DBA, Hayes Mission School
We, the undersigned natural persons all being of the age of eighteen years or more, acting as incorporators under the Ohio Non-Profit Corporation and Cooperative Association Act, adopt the following Articles of Incorporation for such Corporation:
The name of the corporation is Hayes Outreach Foundation.
The period of duration of this corporation is perpetual.
(a) To act and operate exclusively as a nonprofit corporation pursuant to the laws of the State of Ohio, and to act and operate as a charitable organization in lessening the burdens of ...view middle of the document...
The corporation shall not have any class of members or stock.
Provisions for the regulation of the internal affairs of the corporation shall be set forth in the By-Laws.
BY-LAWS OF HAYES OUTREACH FOUNDATION, A NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
ARTICLE I ORGANIZATION
1. The name of the organization shall be HAYES OUTREACH FOUNDATION.
2. The organization shall have a seal which shall be in the following form:red&white [pic] or [pic]
3. The organization may at its pleasure by a vote of the membership body change its name.
ARTICLE II PURPOSES
The following are the purposes for which this organization has been organized:
(a) To act and operate exclusively as a nonprofit corporation pursuant to the laws of the State of Ohio, and to act and operate as a charitable organization in lessening the burdens of government, providing relief of the poor and distressed or under-privileged, and promoting social welfare by reducing unemployment through economic development. We will provide goods and services to the people while they pursue other rewards such as improving educational standards, seeing the sick become well, and helping those in need. We want our light to shine throughout Liberia and be a cornerstone for the community at large.
(b) To engage in any and all activities and pursuits, and to support or assist such other organizations, as may be reasonably related to the foregoing and following purposes.
(c) To engage in any and all other lawful purposes, activities and pursuits, which are substantially similar to the foregoing and which are or may hereafter be authorized by Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and are consistent with those powers described in the Utah Nonprofit Corporation and Cooperation Association Act, as amended and supplemented.
(d) To solicit and receive contributions, purchase, own and sell real and personal property, to make contracts, to invest corporate funds, to spend corporate funds for corporate purposes, and to engage in any activity "in furtherance of, incidental to, or connected with any of the other purposes."
(i) No part of the net earnings of the corporation shall inure to the benefit of, or be distributable to, its members, trustees, officers, or other persons, except that the corporation shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable compensation for services rendered to the corporation and to make payments and distributions in furtherance of the purposes set forth herein;
(ii) no substantial part of the activities of the corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the corporation shall not participate in , or intervene in (including the publishing or distribution of statements) any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office except as authorized under the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended;
(iii) the corporation shall not carry on...