WHNA Proposed Bylaw Updates
Dear WHNA Member,
You are invited along with other WHNA membership to a special WHNA meeting on Thursday, August 18, 2022 at 6:00PM. WHNA is ready to apply for tax-exempt status with the IRS. (501 (c)(3)) The Board of Directors has been working with an attorney to prepare the application and update the WHNA bylaws. Bylaw amendments must be voted on by the members at an in-person meeting. You must be a current member to vote. Please update your membership now at whna.net and join us on Thursday, August 18, 2022.
Summary of bylaw amendments:
- Update to a 501(c)(3) requires:
- Statement of purpose
- Addition of Conflict of Interest clause
- Addition of Dissolution clause
- Change in Fiscal Year from June 1st to July 31st to a Calendar Fiscal
- Clerical revisions
WHNA Special Meeting Information:
Where: St. Sebastian’s Parish – Outdoors on 54th street, East side of St. Seb’s.
**Weather permitting, Will be moved indoors if needed.
**We will not have chairs available if this meeting is outdoors, please bring a chair for yourself if you wish to do so.
6-6:30PM: Check-in and Receive your Ballot, Informal Q&A
6:30PM: WHNA Presentation and Q&A
6:45PM-7PM: Vote Begins
WHNA Draft By-Laws
Attorney Letter Summarizing By-Laws Revisions
WHNA Draft Ballot
Please review our website at whna.net for more information. We will post the letter from our attorney and revisions of the WHNA bylaws on the website for the WHNA membership to access and review. If you have any questions or comments prior to the August 18th meeting, please send an email to email@example.com.
WHNA Board of Directors