Articles of Incorporation

The articles of incorporation for the Elm Creek Booster Club were filed under the Nebraska Non-profit Corporation Act and adopted on the 21st of September, 2015


 

ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OF ELM CREEK BOOSTER CLUB, INC.

ARTICLE 1

The name of the corporation shall be the Elm Creek Booster Club, Inc.

ARTICLE 2

The corporation is organized under the Nebraska Non-Profit Corporation Act to continue in perpetuity. This corporation is a Public Benefit Corporation.

ARTICLE 3

The corporation shall be operated exclusively for charitable, scientific and educational purposes as described in Section 501 ( c )(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (“Code”), including but not limited to, the purpose of serving, promoting, and otherwise benefiting the Elm Creek Public Schools.

ARTICLE 4

The corporation shall have all the powers provided by law in conjunction with the furtherance of its purposes.

ARTICLE 5

The corporation shall not have members.

ARTICLE 6

No part of the net earnings of the corporation shall inure to the benefit of any member of the corporation not qualifying as exempt under Section 501 ( c )(3) of the Code, as now enacted or hereafter amended, nor to any Director or Officer of the corporation, nor to any other private persons, excepting solely such reasonable compensation that the corporation shall pay for services actually rendered to the corporation, or allowed by the corporation as a reasonable allowance for authorized expenditures incurred on behalf of the corporation.

No substantial part of the activities of the corporation shall constitute carrying on propaganda, or otherwise attempting, to influence legislation, or any initiative or referendum before the public, and the corporation shall not participate in, or intervene in (including by publication or distribution of statements), any political campaign on behalf of ( or in opposition to) any candidate for public office.

Notwithstanding any other provision of these Articles, the corporation shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on by a corporation exempt from tax under the Nebraska Non-Profit Corporation Act, Neb. Rev. Stat. § 21-1901, et seq., as now in effect or as may hereinafter be enacted and/or amended.

ARTICLE 7

Upon dissolution of the corporation, the Board of Directors shall give written notice thereof to the Attorney General of the State of Nebraska and such other persons as the laws of the State of Nebraska may require. The corporation shall thereafter comply with any and all requirements made by the Attorney General or any such other person(s). After paying or making provision for the payment of all of the liabilities of the corporation, and in compliance with the requirements of the Attorney General or any such other person(s), the corporation shall distribute and transfer all of the remaining assets of the corporation to a tax-exempt organization or organizations, organized and operated exclusively for charitable, scientific, educational or religious purposes as shall, at the time, qualify as an tax-exempt organization or organizations under Section 501 ( c )(3) of the Code, as now in effect or as may hereinafter be enacted and/ or amended.

ARTICLE 8

The street address of the initial registered office of the corporation shall be 230 East Calkins Avenue, Elm Creek, NE 68836. The initial registered agent at that address shall be Dean Tickle.

ARTICLE 9

The name and street address of the incorporator is as follows:

NAME
Dean Tickle

ADDRESS
230 East Calkins A venue, Elm Creek, NE 68836