Articles of Incorporation

Initial Articles of Incorporation

(Nonprofit, Domestic Corporation)

Form 532B Page 1 of 3 Last Revised: 3/16/12

First: NAME OF CORPORATION : Anchor House INC.
Second: Location of Principal office CITY:Alliance STATE: in Ohio COUNTY: Stark
Third: Purpose for which corporation is formed :

To offer homeless individuals and families with immediate emergency food and shelter. To assist homeless individuals and families regain their independence through a strong Christian foundation, gainful employment, support groups, housing assistance and more.
**Note for Nonprofit Corporations: The Secretary of State does not grant tax exempt status. Filing with our office is not sufficient to obtain state or federal tax exemptions. Contact the Ohio Department of Taxation and the Internal Revenue Service to ensure that the nonprofit corporation secures the proper state and federal tax exemptions. These agencies may require that a purpose clause be provided.


**Note: ORC Chapter 1702 allows for additional provisions to be included in the Articles of Incorporation that are filed with this office. If including any of these additional provisions, please do so by including them in an attachment to this form.

The undersigned, being at least a majority of the incorporators of ANCHOR HOUSE INC hereby appoint the following to be statutory agent upon whom any process, notice or demand required or permitted by statute to be served upon the corporation may be served. The complete address of the agent is

Budd Kuyper
P.O. Box 2343
Alliance, Ohio 44601