Governance: Overview

The North American Vexillological Association – Association nord-américaine de vexillologie is an Illinois nonprofit corporation created and governed by provisions of the Illinois General Not For Profit Corporation Act of 1986. Other basic Association documents are the articles of incorporation, the Bylaws, and policies adopted by the executive board.

The Association is a charitable, educational, and scientific tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code and therefore subject to the provisions of that Code.  All Association meetings are conducted according to the current edition of Robert’s Rules of Order Newly Revised.

March 19, 1968 Certificate of Incorporation