Articles of Incorporation

Articles Of Incorporation
Of
Peoples Temple Of The
Disciples Of Christ

 
We, the members of the Peoples Temple of the Disciples of Christ do hereby associate together to form an established a nonprofit corporation and for this purpose certify:
 

Article I

 
The name of said nonprofit Corporation is:
 

Peoples Temple Of The
Disciples Of Christ

 

Article II

 
The purposes for which it is formed are:

To further the Kingdom of God by spreading the Word.
 

Article III

 
Said Corporation is organized pursuant to Part I of Division 2 of Title I of the Corporations Code of the State of California.
 

Article IV

 
The County in the state where the principal office of the transaction in the business of the Corporation is located is Mendocino County.
 

Article V

 
The names and addresses of three or more persons who are to act in the capacity of Directors until the election of their successors are:
 
James W. Jones, Box 402 J, Route 1, Redwood Valley, Calif.
Marceline M. Jones, Box 402 J, Route 1, Redwood Valley, Calif.
Archie J. Ijames, Box 402 J, Route 1, Redwood Valley, Calif.
 

Article VI

 
That the name of the unincorporated Association hereby being incorporated is: Peoples Temple of the Disciples of Christ.
 
In witness thereof, the undersigned, president and secretary respectively of the Peoples Temple of the Disciples of Christ, an unincorporated Association, have executed these Articles of Incorporation on this [handwritten day] 30th day of July, 1965.
 

[signatures of James and Marceline Jones]

 

Certificate of acknowledgment
 
State of California. )
County of Mendocino. )
 
On this [handwritten day] 30th day of July, 1965, before me, a Notary Public in and for the County and State aforesaid, personally appeared James E. Jones and Marceline M. Jones known to me to be the persons whose names are subscribed to the within instrument, and acknowledged to me that they executed the same.
 
[signed] Yolanda McTague
Notary Public in and for the
County of Mendocino, state of
California.
My commission expires:
[illegible]
 

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Affidavit Of Subscribing Officers Of Authorization
To Incorporate And To Execute Articles Of Incorporation
Of Peoples Temple Of The Disciples Of Christ

 

State of California. )
County of Mendocino. )
 

The undersigned, each for himself, deposes and says:
 

That he is one of the subscribing officers to the within articles of incorporation of Peoples Temple Of The Disciples Of Christ. That at a regular meeting on the 27th day of June 1965, the said association duly authorized the incorporation of said association and authorize the undersigned, and each of them, to execute the Articles of Incorporation.
 
Dated, September 30, 1965.
 
[signatures of James and Marceline Jones]
 
Submitted and sworn to before me,
the 30th day of September, 1965.
 
[signed] Yolanda McTague
 

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State of California
Department of State
 

To all whom these presents shall come, Greetings:

 

I, Frank M. Jordan, Secretary of State of the State of California, hereby certify:

 

That the annexed transcript has been compared with the record on file in my office, of which it purports to be a copy, and that the same is full, true and correct.

 

In testimony whereof, I, Frank M. Jordan, Secretary of State, have hereunto caused the Great Seal of the State of California to be affixed in my name subscribed, at the City of Sacramento, in the State of California, this [date stamp] Nov. 26 1965.

 

[signature] Frank M. Jordan
Secretary of State

Originally posted on March 31st, 2013.

Last modified on May 16th, 2013.
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