Wabash Disc Golf Club

Articles of Incorporation

Articles of Incorporation of Wabash Disc Golf Club Corp.

The undersigned, a majority of whom are citizens of the United States, desiring to form a Non-Profit Corporation under the Non-Profit Corporation Law of Indiana, do hereby certify:

First: The name of the Corporation shall be Wabash Disc Golf Club.

Second: The place in this state where the principal office of the Corporation is to be located is the City of Lafayette, Tippecanoe County.

Third: Said corporation is organized exclusively for charitable, religious, educational, and scientific purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.

Fourth: The names and addresses of the persons who are the initial trustees of the corporation are as follows:

Name: Jeremy C. Johns  Address: 3665 Goodall Ct. West Lafayette, IN 47906

Name: Stephen L. Preischel  Address: 3901 Potters Hollow Dr. Lafayette, IN 47905

Fifth: 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 private persons, except that the corporation shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable compensation for services rendered and to make payments and distributions in furtherance of the purposes set forth in Article Third hereof. 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 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 (a) by an corporation exempt from federal income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code, or (b) by an corporation, contributions to which are deductible under section 170(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.

Sixth: Upon the dissolution of the corporation, assets shall be distributed for one or more exempt purposes within the meaning of section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code, or shall be distributed to the federal government, or to a state or local government, for a public purpose. Any such assets not so disposed of shall be disposed of by a Court of Competent Jurisdiction of the county in which the principal office of the corporation is then located, exclusively for such purposes or to such organization or organizations, as said Court shall determine, which are organized and operated exclusively for such purposes.

In witness whereof, we have hereunto subscribed our names this 18th day of August, 2011.

 

ARTICLES OF AMENDMENT AUTHORIZATION

 

We, the current board members of the Wabash Disc Golf Club (WDGC), hereby approve the following changes to our Articles of Incorporation:

As of this date, July 23rd, 2012, the Wabash Disc Golf Club Corp shall be incorporated as a public benefit corporation rather than a mutual benefit corporation.

Article III: The corporation is organized exclusively for charitable and educational purposes within the meaning of section 501 (c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.

Article VI: Upon dissolution of the corporation, the board of trustees shall, after paying or making provisions for the payment of all the liabilities of the corporation, dispose of all the assets of the corporation exclusively for the purposes of the corporation in such manner, or to such organization or organizations organized and operated exclusively for charitable, educational, religious, or scientific purposes as shall at the time qualify as an exempt organization or organizations under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 (or corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue Law), as the board of trustees shall determine. Any such assets not so disposed of shall be disposed of by the court of common pleas of the county in which the principle office of the corporation is then located, exclusively for such purposes or to such organization or organizations, as said court shall determine, which are organized and operated exclusively for such purposes.