I. The name of this corporation is Businesses Against Methamphetamine Use (BAMU)
II. A. This corporation is a NONPROFIT PUBLIC BENEFIT Corporation and is not organized for the private gain of any person. It is organized under the Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation Law for public purposes.
B. The specific purpose of this corporation is to increase public awareness of the dangers of Methamphetamine use and to assist agencies that provide medical and psychological help for people who are or have been adversely affected by the illegal use of methamphetamine. A further purpose is to develop characteristics of honesty, self discipline, self-reliance and good citizenship.
III. A. Notwithstanding any of the above statements of purposes and powers, this Corporation shall not, except to an insubstantial degree, engage in any activities or exercise any powers that are not in furtherance of the specific purposes of this Corporation.
IV. A. The property of this corporation is irrevocably dedicated to nonprofit education concerning and the prevention of the abuse of methamphetamine and other drugs. No part of the net income or assets of this corporation shall ever inure to the benefit of any director, officer or member thereof or to the benefit of any private person, as defined in Internal Revenue Code 501 ( c ) (3).
B. Upon the dissolution or winding up of the corporation, its assets remaining after payment or provision for payment of all debts and liabilities shall be distributed to a nonprofit fund, foundation or corporation which is organized and operated for the purpose of education concerning and prevention of drug abuse and which has established its tax exempt status under Internal Revenue Code 501 (c ) ( 3 ).
Declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California that they are the President and Vice-President of Businesses Against Methamphetamine Use referred to in the Article of Incorporation to which this declarations attached, and Businesses Against Methamphetamine Use has duly authorized and approved in accordance with its rules and procedures its incorporation by means of those articles.
Executed at Eureka, California, in 2008