Hello,

Two part question here.

1.  Wondering if there is any update on the status of the 501C3 being available to the local groups?

2.  We are working on setting up a non-profit corporation and getting our EIN number for our group.  Are there any groups that would be willing to share their vision, mission statement, and bylaws.  I think it may be helpful to see what other groups have done when we craft ours.

Thanks,

Susan Aldridge-LaVigne

GSM 44th Lake Winnebago

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1. Here is a message I received recently about 501c3.  "There's a probability that we won't hear back from the IRS until late winter.”"

2. My group's byelaws are not done but here are some templates you could use:

Thank you!

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