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Articles of Incorporation

Current draft... a few fine tunings and I'll submit it to the Secretary of State.

ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION

Under the Cooperative Corporation Law (Chapter 77 of the Consolidated Laws) of the State of New York.

  1. The name of the cooperative shall be Ant Hill Co-op.

  2. The purpose of the cooperative shall be to create and maintain cooperative housing in the tradition of American student housing cooperatives and in the spirit of the Rochdale Principles, including, but not limited to, buying, selling or leasing homes for its members, and building or conducting housing or eating places cooperatively; and any other lawful activity approved by the members.

  3. The duration of the cooperative shall be perpetual.

  4. The offices of the cooperative shall be located in the city of Rochester, county of Monroe, state of New York.

  5. The names and addresses of the incorporators are the same as the initial directors listed in article six below.

  6. There shall be not less than five directors.

  7. The initial directors of the cooperative shall be:

    1. Tobin Fricke
      (Department of Physics; University of Rochester; P.O. Box 270171; Rochester, NY 14627-0171)

    2. Ryan Dahl
      (Department of Mathematics; University of Rochester; P.O. Box 270171; Rochester, NY 14627-0171)

    3. Chris Acheson
      (P.O. Box 20725; Rochester, NY 14602-0725)

    4. Rudy Montez Jr.
      (Department of Physics; University of Rochester; P.O. Box 270171; Rochester, NY 14627-0171)

    5. Someone from the EcoHouse

    6. Someone from the EcoHouse

  8. No shares of stock shall be issued.

  9. The Secretary of State is designated as agent of the corporation upon whom pr ocess against it may be served. The address within or without this state to whic h the Secretary of State shall mail a copy of any process accepted on behalf of the corporation is:

  10. All subscribers shall be of full age; at least two-thirds of them citizens o f the United States; at least one of them a resident of the state of New York. O f the persons named as directors at least one is a citizen of the United States and a resident of the state of New York.

  11. The cooperative does not have a registered agent.

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