Articles of Incorporation
Executed by the undersigned for the purpose of forming a Wisconsin non-stock corporation under Chapter 181 of the Wisconsin Statutes, repealed and recreated by 1997 Wisconsin Act 79:
Article 1: The name of the corporation shall be NCPA, Inc.
Article 2: The corporation is organized under Chapter 181 of the Wisconsin Statutes.
Article 3: The initial registered agent is Christopher J. Raehl.
Article 4: The street address of the initial registered office is 1133 Industrial Blvd. #6, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 54729.
Article 5: The mailing address of the initial principal office is 1133 Industrial Blvd #6, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin 54729.
Article 6: The corporation will not have members.
Article 7: The initial directors shall be
Karen Dunn, of 9006 W 50 S, Lafayette, Indiana 47906;
Brent Miller, of South Campus Commons 1124, 4230 Knox Rd, College Park, Maryland 20740;
Owen Panzica, of 910 E. 5th Street #421, Tucson, Arizona 85719;
Mike Ramsey, of 4225 Hawthorne Ct., Ames, Iowa 50010;
Brad Reardon, of 2277 Martha Berry Highway N.W., Mount Berry, Georgia 30149-3211;
Paul Searl, of 4225 Hawthorne Ct., Ames, Iowa 50010;
and Mathew Spitz, of 4225 Hawthorne Ct., Ames, Iowa 50010.
Article 8: The corporation is organized as a qualified amateur sports organization within the meaning of section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future federal tax code, and except as an insubstantial part of its activities, for the exclusive purpose of fostering national and/or international interscholastic amateur competition in the sport of paintball at both the collegiate and high school levels, as well as to foster the development of athletes for such competition.
Article 9: Upon the dissolution of the corporation, assets shall be distributed for one or more exempt purposes within the meaning of section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, or the corresponding section of any future tax code, or shall be distributed to the federal government, or to a state or local government, for a public purpose. Any such assets not so disposed of shall be disposed of by a Court of Competent Jurisdiction of the county in which the principal office of the corporation is then located, exclusively for such purposes, or to such organization or organizations, as said Court shall determine, which are organized and operated exclusively for such purposes.
Article 10: The organization is incorporated by Christopher J. Raehl, of 1133 Industrial Blvd. #6, Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, 54729, and this document was prepared by the same.
Signed this 19th day of September, 2001,
Christopher J. Raehl