Category Archives: Business Information

Committees

This is an exerpt from the Bylaws to give an overview of Committees. For the complete document, please refer to blog post Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation Documents The board of directors may, by a majority vote of directors, designate two (2) or more of its members (who may also be serving… Read More »

Treasurer

This is an exerpt from the Bylaws to give an overview of the Officer position of Treasurer. For the complete document, please refer to blog post Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation Documents … the treasurer shall: Have charge and custody of, and be responsible for, all funds and securities of the… Read More »

Secretary

This is an exerpt from the Bylaws to give an overview of the Officer position of Secretary. For the complete document, please refer to blog post Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation DocumentsThe secretary shall: Certify and keep at the principal office of the corporation the original, or a copy of these… Read More »

Vice President

This is an exerpt from the Bylaws to give an overview of the Officer position of Vice President. For the complete document, please refer to blog post Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation Documents In the absence of the president, or in the event of his or her inability or refusal to… Read More »

President

This is an exerpt from the Bylaws to give an overview of the Officer position of President. For the complete document, please refer to blog post Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation Documents The president shall be the chief executive officer of the corporation and shall, subject to the control of the board of… Read More »

Officers

This is an exerpt from the Bylaws to give an overview of the Officers. For the complete document, please refer to blog post Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation DocumentsThe officers of the corporation shall be a president, a secretary, and a chief financial officer who shall be designated the treasurer. The… Read More »

Board of Directors

This is an exerpt from the Bylaws to give an overview of the Board of Directors. For the complete document, please refer to blog post Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation Documents The corporation shall have seven directors and collectively they shall be known as the board of directors. … It shall… Read More »

State of California Franchise Tax Board approval letter for state tax exemption

Internal Revenue Service exemption under section 501 (c) (3) letter

Articles of Incorporation

Certified Copy of the Articles   * * * * *       Text of the Articles * * * * *  Articles of Incorporation of Temple of Fortuna Dot Com A California Religious Corporation ONE: The name of this corporation is Temple of Fortuna Dot Com. TWO: This Corporation is a religious corporation and is not… Read More »

Bylaws

Bylaws of Temple of Fortuna Dot Com A California Religious Corporation   ARTICLE 1 OFFICES SECTION 1. PRINCIPAL OFFICE The principal office of the corporation for the transaction of its business is located in San Bernardino County, California. SECTION 2. CHANGE OF ADDRESS The county of the corporation’s principal office can be changed only by amendment of these… Read More »

California Corporation Entity ID Number

3264011

Forming the Organization: EIN, Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, 501(c)(3) & Other Foundation Documents

Business Information     Amendment to State of California Secretary of State Statement of Information 2011 Modification of Bylaws 2011 The bylaws were clarified on February 3, 2011 by vote of board of directors as intended to include email as a valid method of giving notice for special meetings. Section 9 was modified as follows: State of California… Read More »

“Know Your Legal Rights”

This document is included for information only, the organization which publishes it permissions it to be copied, with the disclaimer that it is intended to be used in conjunction with the legal services of an attorney licensed to practice in your state.

NonProfit Business Courses and Resources

How did I start a nonprofit? I asked an attorney for advice … where do I start? He suggestedI go to http://www.nolo.com/ because, although I have a legal service plan that allows me to get legal assistance inexpensively, it’s beyond the scope of the program to have an attorney actually write the documents and oversee everything pertaining to the organization.… Read More »