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It’s that time again.
A number of nonprofit organizations have, orwill soon come to the end of theirfiscal year. Be sure to
File Annual Reports to theSecretary of State. The annualreport is due before the first
day of the corporation’s
anniversary month each year.The anniversary month is themonth in which thecorporation was formed. Forexample, if the date of incorporation was Sept. 15, theanniversary month isSeptember and each annualreport is due before the first day of September each year.Forms will be sent to theregistered agent approximately60 days before the due date.Filing Fee: $10.00.
Failure tofile an annual report mayresult in involuntarydissolution of thecorporation.
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Quilters Needed to Help CoordinateNorth Lawndale African American Heritage Quilt
God willing, I will be working with a network of North Lawndaleorganizations, schools, churches and associations to complete aLawndale African American Heritage quilt, to be displayed during Black History Month 2012. Please send me contact information of people youknow who have made quilts, who can help other community membersassemble the quilt on a voluntary basis. Your help would be greatlyappreciated.
If you are interested in serving on our “quilting brigade”,
please contact me at 773-521-3137 firstname.lastname@example.org I thank Dianna Long, of the Urban Art Retreat, for committing theorganization to partner on this project.
North Lawndale AfricanAmerican Heritae Quilt: