ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
THE STATUS OF WOMEN FOUNDATION , INC.
Corporate Name and Address
The name of the Corporation is Florida Commission on the Status of Women
Foundation, Inc., and the mailing address of the Corporation is Office of the Attorney General,
The Capital, PL 01, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1050.
The object and purposes of this Corporation shall be to support the Mission, Goals
and Objectives and Guiding Principles of the Florida Commission on the Status
of Women (“FCSW”) which was established by Section 14.24 of the Florida
Statutes on October 1, 1991 and to transact any and all business allowed by law.
No part of the net earnings of the Corporation shall inure to the benefit of any member,
trustee, director, officer of the Corporation, or any private individual (except that reasonable
compensation may be paid for services rendered to or for the Corporation) and no member,
trustee, officer of the Corporation or any private individual shall be entitled to share in the
distribution of any of the corporate assets on dissolution of the Corporation.
Notwithstanding any other provision of these articles, the Corporation is organized
exclusively for charitable, educational, religious or scientific purposes as specified in Section
501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended, and shall not carry on any
activities not permitted to be carried on by a Corporation exempt from Federal Income Tax
under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended.
All property owned by the Corporation, shall be held in the corporate name. In the event
of dissolution, all of the remaining assets and property of the Corporation shall after necessary
expenses thereof be distributed to such organizations as shall qualify under Section 501(c)(3)
of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, as amended, or to another organization to be used in such
manner as in the judgment of a Judge of the Circuit Court of the County in which the princip