The name of the organization is ALL NATIONS CHURCH MINISTRIES. The organization is organized in accordance with the North Carolina Nonprofit Corporation Act, as amended. The organization has not been formed for the making of any profit or personal financial gain. The assets and income of organization shall not distributable to, or benefit the trustees, or officers or other individuals. The assets and income shall only be used to promote corporate purposes as described below. Nothing contained herein, however, shall be deemed to prohibit the payment of reasonable compensation to employees and independent contractors for services provided for the benefit of the organization. This organization shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on by an organization exempt from federal income tax. The organization shall not endorse, contribute to, work for, or otherwise support (or oppose) a candidate for public office. The organization is organized exclusively for purposes subsequent to section 501 (c)(3) of Internal Revenue Code.
ATICLE I: MEETINGS
Section 1. Annual Meeting. An annual meeting shall be held once each calendar year for the purpose of electing directors and for the transaction of such other business as may properly come before the meeting. The annual meeting shall be held at the time and place designed by the Board of Directors from time to time.
Section 2. Special Meetings. Special meetings maybe be requested by the President or Board of Directors. A special meeting of members is not required to be held at geographic location if the meeting is held by means of the internet if other electronic communications technology in a manner pursuant to which the members have the opportunity to read or hear the proceedings substantially concurrent with the occurrence of the proceedings, note on matters submitted to the members, pose questions, and make comments.
Section 3. Notice. Written notice of all meetings shall be provided under this section or as otherwise required by law, The Notice shall state the place, date, and hour of meeting, and if for a special meeting, the purpose of the meeting. Such notice shall be mailed to all directors of record at the address shown on the corporate books, at least 10 days prior to the meeting. Such notice shall be deemed effective when deposited in ordinary U.S. mail, properly addressed, with postage prepaid.
Section 4. Place of Meeting.Meeting shall be held at the organization’s principal place of business unless otherwise stated in the notice. Unless the articles of incorporation or bylaws provide otherwise, the board of directors may permit or all directors to participate in a regular or special meeting by, or conduct the meeting through the use of, any means of communications by which all directors participating may simultaneously hear other during this meeting. A director participating in a meeting by this means shall be deemed to be present in person.
Section 5. Quorum.A majority of the directors shall constitute at quorum meeting. In absence of a quorum of the directors may adjourn the meeting to another time without further notice. If a quorum is represented at an adjourned meeting, any business may be transacted that might have been transacted that might have been transacted at the meeting as originally scheduled. The directors present at a meeting represented by a quorum may continue to transact business until adjournment, even if some directors results in representation of less than a quorum.
Section 6. Informal Action.Any action required to be taken, or which may be taken, at a meeting, may be taken without a meeting and without prior notice if a consent in writing , sitting forth the action so taken, is signed by the directors to the subject matter of the vote.
ARTICLE II – DIRECTORS
Section 1. Number of Directors. The organization shall be managed by a Board of Directors consisting of 3 directors.
Section 2. Election and Term of Office. The director shall be elected at annual meeting. Each director shall serve a term of 2 years, or until a successor has been elected and qualified.
Section 3. Quorum.A majority of directors shall constitute a quorum.
Section 4. Adverse Interest. In determination of a quorum of the directors, or in voting, the disclosed adverse interest of a director shall not disqualify the director or invalidate his or vote.
Section. 5. Regular Meeting.The Board of Directors shall meet immediately after the election for the purpose of electing its new officers, appointing new committee chairpersons and for transacting such other business as may be deemed appropriate. The Board of Directors may provide, by resolution, for additional regular meetings without notice other than the notice provided by the resolution.
Section 6. Special Meetings.Special meetings may be request by the President, Secretary, or any two directors by providing fives days’ written notice by ordinary United States mail, effective when mailed. Minutes of meeting shall be sent to the Board of Directors within two weeks after the meeting. A special meeting od members is nor required to be held at a geographic location if the meeting is held by means of the internet of other electronic communications technology in a manner pursuant to which the members have the opportunity to read or hear the proceedings substantially concurrent with the occurrence of the proceedings, note on matters submitted to the members, pose questions, and make comments.
Section 7. Procedures.The vote of a majority of the directors presents at properly, called meeting at which a quorum is present shall be the act of the Board of Directors, unless the vote of a greater number is required by law or by these by laws for a particular resolution. A director of the organization who is present at a meeting of the Board of Directors at which action on any corporate matter is taken shall be presumed to have assented to the action taken unless their dissent shall be entered in the minutes of the meeting. The Board shall keep written minutes of its.
Section 8. Informal Action.Any action required to be taken at a meeting of directors, or any action which may be taken at meeting of directors or of a committee of directors may taken without a meeting if a consent in writing setting forth the action so taken, is signed by all of the directors or all the members of the committee of directors, as the case may be.
Section 9. Removal / Vacancies.A director shall be subject to removal, with or without cause, at meeting called for the purpose. Any vacancy that occurs on the Board of Directors, whether by death, resignation, removal or any other cause, may be filled by the remaining directors. A director elected to fill a vacancy shall serve the remaining term of his or predecessor, or until a successor has been elected.
Section 10. Committees.To the extent permitted by law, the Board of Directors may appointed from its members a committee or committees, temporary or permanent, and designate the duties, powers and authorities or such committees.
ARTICLE III: OFFICERS.
SECTION 1. Numbers of Officers.The officers of the organization shall be a President, a Treasurer and a Secretary. Two or more offices may be held by one person. The President may not serve concurrently as a Vice President.
President/Chairman.The President shall be chief executive officer and shall preside at all meetings of Board of Directors and Executive Committee, if such a committee is created by the Board.
Secretary.The Secretary shall give notice of all meetings of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee, shall keep an accurate list of directors, and shall have the authority to certify any records or copies of records, as official the official records of the organization. The Secretary shall maintain the minutes of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
Section 2. Election and Term of Office. The officers shall be elected bi-annually by Board of Directors at first meeting of the Board of Directors, immediately following the annual meeting. Each officers shall serve a one year term or a one term or until a successor has been elected and qualified.
Section 3. Removal or Vacancy.The Board of Directors shall have the power to remove an officer or agent of organization. Any vacancy that occurs for reason may be filled by the Board of Directors.
ARTIGO IV. CORPORATE SEAL, EXECUTIVE OF INSTRUMENTS.
The organization shall not have a corporate seal. All instruments that are executed on behalf of the organization which are acknowledged and which affect an interest in real estate shall be executed by the President or any Vice –President and Secretary or Treasurer. All other instrument executed by the organization, including a release of mortgage or lien, may be executed by the President or any Vice-President. Not with standing the preceding provisions of this section, any written instrument may be executed by any officers(s) or agent(s) the are specifically designed by resolutions of Board of Directors.
ARTICLE V: AMENDEMENT TO BYLAWS.
The bylaws may be amended, altered, or repealed by Board od Directors by majority, of quorum vote at any especial meeting. The text of the proposed change shall be distributed to all board members at least ten (10) days before the meeting.
ARTICLE VI. DISSOLUTION.
The organization may be dissolved only with authorization of its Board of Directors given at special meeting called for that purpose, and with the subsequent approval by no less than two-thirds (2/3)vote of the members, In the event of the dissolution of organization, the assets shall be applied and distributed as follows;
All liabilities and obligations shall be paid, satisfied and discharged, or adequate provision shall be distributed, transferred, or conveyed in trust or otherwise, to charitable and educational organization, organized under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, of a similar or like nature to this organization, as determined by Board of Directors.
CALBY PAIVA, President of ALL NATIONS CHURCH MINISTRIES and JACILEIA PAIVA, Secretary of ALL NATIONS CHURCH MINISTRIES certify that the foregoing is a true and correct copy of the bylaws of above-named organization, duly adopted by the initial Board of Directors on August, 25, 2019.
CALBY PAIVA, President
JACILEIA PAIVA, Secretary