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Constitution and By-Laws
Heartland Songwriters Association of Kentucky
Article I - Name
1.The name of the organization shall be the Heartland Songwriters Association of Kentucky.
2.The Heartland songwriters Association of Kentucky shall be a nonprofit organization (non- 501C3). It may receive financial support from banking institutions, building and Loan associations, public organizations, building industry, city/county/state/federal governments, taxing authorities and the private sector.
3.The place of business of the Heartland Songwriters Association of Kentucky shall be as determined by the board of directors. The registered mailing address shall be that of the current president.
Article II – Mission Statement
To uphold the highest standards and principles of the musical arts by promoting, encouraging, and fostering interest in songwriting and music at all levels of talent, as well as raising public interest in original music.
Article III - Membership
1.Membership in the Heartland Songwriters Association of Kentucky shall be open to anyone interested in the musical arts and in furthering the aims and ideals of the association.
2.Members whose annual dues have been paid in full are eligible to participate in all activities of monthly meetings sponsored by the Association, to vote in general meetings, to hold office and to serve on a committee, to participate in public performances and recordings of the association. They shall receive any newsletters, membership rosters and any published notifications of exhibit opportunities sponsored by the Association.
3.A patron member shall be any person, business or organization who is interested in the musical arts and in furthering the aims and ideals of the Heartland Songwriters Association of Kentucky. They shall receive all publications of the association and shall be listed in the catalog of the exhibitions as a patron member. Patron members shall not vote hold office or have exhibition privileges.
4.Honorary members may be granted at the discretion of the membership and shall have all the rights and privileges of a member.
Article IV - Annual Dues
1.Dues shall paid annually at the April meeting and shall be delinquent after June 1 of each year.
2.Annual membership dues shall be fifteen ($15.00) dollars with prorated fee for new members of one ($1.00) dollar per month with five ($5.00) dollars minimum after November 1.
3.Annual Patron membership dues shall be fifty ($50.00) dollars.
HSAOK OFFICERS 2018
President: Jonnie Bonnett
Vice President: Jim Corbit
Secretary: Gary Fights
Treasurer: Libby Brangers
Sergeant of Arms: Reggie P. Twyman
Executive Events Coordinator: Ashley Cruse
Media Coordinator: Hippy Head
Directors: Kim Weber | Gary Brangers
Board Alternate: Sean Johnson