ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
GEORGIA REGIONAL CONVENTION, INC.
The name of the corporation is: GEORGIA REGIONAL CONVENTION, INC.
The corporation shall have perpetual duration.
The corporation is organized pursuant to the provisions of the Georgia Nonprofit Corporation
Code for the following purposes:
(a) The objectives of this corporation shall be to sponsor and conduct the Annual Georgia
Regional Convention of Narcotics Anonymous for the members of the fellowship of
(b) The purposes for which the organization is organized are exclusively religious,
charitable, scientific, literary, and educational within the meaning of Section 501(c)(3)
of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 or the corresponding provision of any future
United States Internal Revenue Law.
(c) Notwithstanding any other provision of these Articles, this organization shall not carry
on any other activities not permitted to be carried on by an organization exempt from
Federal Income Tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 or
the corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue Law.
(d) In the event of dissolution, the residual assets of the organization will be turned over to
one or more organizations which themselves are exempt as organizations described in
Sections 501(c)(3) and170(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954 or corresponding
sections of any prior or future Internal Revenue Code, or to the Federal, State, or local
government for exclusive public purpose.
The qualifications for and manner of admission of members shall be regulated by the Bylaws.
Membership should be composed of individuals selected by the current members. Nominees must
be a member of the fellowship of Narcotics Anonymous and must be nominated by the Georgia
Regional Service Committee of Narcotics Anonymous. The corporation is non-discriminatory in
regards to age, race, color, religion, lack of religion, sex, or sexu