CHARTER OF TSUAA
Monday, September 29, 2008

CHARTER
OF
THE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS ASSOCIATION
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This charter outlines the purpose, goals, form and function of The Tennessee State University Athletics Association. The undersigned individual adopts the following charter for The Tennessee State University Athletics Association.

1. NAME OF THE ORGANIZATION
 The name of the organization shall be The Tennessee State University Athletics Association (hereinafter referred to as TSUAA).
2. DURATION

The duration of the organization is perpetual.

3. PRINCIPAL OFFICE

The address of the principal office of the organization shall be:

      Tennessee State University
      Department of Athletics
      ATTN: TSU Athletics Association
      3500 John A Merritt Blvd
      Nashville, TN 37209

4. PURPOSE
 The purpose for which the organization exists is to provide community assistance and financial support for Tennessee State University’s (hereinafter referred to as TSU) Athletic Programs.
5. MEMBERSHIP
 The membership of the TSUAA is open to all persons and business entities making the minimum annual contribution as established by the TSU Department of Athletics. 
6. GOVERNANCE
 The organization shall be governed by an Advisory Committee. The TSUAA Advisory Committee shall consist of the officers outlined in the TSUAA Constitution and By-laws.  The TSUAA Advisory Committee shall govern the organization in compliance with the laws of the State of Tennessee and the policies of Tennessee State University and the Tennessee Board of Regents.
7. POWERS
      The TSUAA Advisory Committee shall dutifully exercise the powers outlined in the
organizations Constitution and By-laws.
     
      This________ day of August, 2008.
 
     

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TSUAA Board Chair    (Date)


APPROVED:

 


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TSUAA Vice Chair     (Date)


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TSUAA Secretary     (Date)


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TSUAA Treasurer     (Date)


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TSUAA Benefit Chair     (Date)