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  • Kamusi Project USA
    State of Delaware KPUSA is responsible for all activities associated with the Kamusi Project in the United States Activities include US based fundraising and expenditures and all project development that occurs on US soil or through contracts that originate in the US Kamusi Project USA is affiliated with Kamusi Project International KPI an independent non profit non governmental organization registered in the Canton of Geneva Switzerland In accordance with the statutes of KPI KPUSA is recognized as the United States chapter of the Kamusi Project and is eligible to nominate one member to the KPI General Assembly KPUSA and KPI work closely together on the development of the Kamusi Project educational website other resources for African languages and additional activities including fundraising and membership recruitment The two organizations are nevertheless separate legal entitites that operate independently of each other according to the laws of the United States and Switzerland Residents of the United States who wish to join or donate to the Kamusi Project must do so through this website kamusiproject us Residents of any other country including US citizens using an address outside of the United States must use the Kamusi Project International website kamusi ch to join or

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  • Kamusi Project | Donate
    Or you can send a check to Kamusi Project USA For Deposit Only 0046 2577 6919 c o Bank of America Bank by Mail PO Box 2966 Phoenix AZ 85038 0966 If you are a US resident and you wish to join or donate to the Kamusi Project please read the following statement so that you understand the relationship between the Kamusi Project your money and US tax law Kamusi

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  • KPUSA Bylaws
    chairperson of the Board a president a chief executive officer a chief financial officer a secretary or treasurer one or more vice presidents one or more assistant vice presidents one or more assistant treasurers one or more assistant secretaries and any such other officers as may be appointed in accordance with the provisions of these Bylaws Any number of offices may be held by the same person 4 2 APPOINTMENT OF OFFICERS The Board shall appoint the officers of the corporation except such officers as may be appointed in accordance with the provisions of Section 4 3 and Section 4 5 of these Bylaws subject to the rights if any of an officer under any contract of employment 4 3 SUBORDINATE OFFICERS The Board may appoint or empower the chief executive officer or in the absence of a chief executive officer the president to appoint such other officers and agents as the business of the corporation may require Each of such officers and agents shall hold office for such period have such authority and perform such duties as are provided in these Bylaws or as the Board may from time to time determine 4 4 REMOVAL AND RESIGNATION OF OFFICERS Subject to the rights if any of an officer under any contract of employment any officer may be removed either with or without cause by an affirmative vote of the majority of the Board at any regular or special meeting of the Board or except in the case of an officer chosen by the Board by any officer upon whom such power of removal may be conferred by the Board Any officer may resign at any time by giving written notice to the corporation Any resignation shall take effect at the date of the receipt of that notice or at any later time specified in that notice Unless otherwise specified in the notice of resignation the acceptance of the resignation shall not be necessary to make it effective Any resignation is without prejudice to the rights if any of the corporation under any contract to which the officer is a party 4 5 VACANCIES IN OFFICES Any vacancy occurring in any office of the corporation shall be filled by the Board or as provided in Section 4 2 4 6 REPRESENTATION OF SHARES OF OTHER CORPORATIONS The chairperson of the Board the president any vice president the treasurer the secretary or assistant secretary of this corporation or any other person authorized by the Board is authorized to vote represent and exercise on behalf of this corporation all rights incident to any and all shares of any other corporation or corporations standing in the name of this corporation The authority granted herein may be exercised either by such person directly or by any other person authorized to do so by proxy or power of attorney duly executed by such person having the authority 4 7 AUTHORITY AND DUTIES OF OFFICERS In addition to the foregoing authority and duties all officers of the corporation shall respectively have such authority and perform such duties in the management of the business of the corporation as may be designated from time to time by the Board ARTICLE V MAKING OF GRANTS 5 1 AUTHORITY TO MAKE GRANTS The making of grants and contributions and otherwise rendering financial assistance for the purposes expressed in the corporation s Articles of Incorporation shall be within the exclusive power of the Board of Directors In furtherance of the corporation s purposes the Board of Directors shall have power to make grants to any organization organized and operated exclusively for charitable literary or educational purposes within the meaning of section 501 c 3 of the Code 5 2 GRANT PROCEDURES The Board of Directors shall review all requests for funds from other organizations shall require that such requests specify the use to which the funds will be put and if the Board approves the request shall authorize payment of such funds to the approved grantee The Board of Directors shall require that the grantees furnish a periodic accounting to show that the funds were expended for the purposes which were approved by the Board The Board of Directors may in its absolute discretion refuse to make any grants or contributions or otherwise render financial assistance to or for any or all the purposes for which funds are requested 5 3 SOLICITATIONS After the Board of Directors has approved a grant to another organization for a specific project or purpose the corporation may solicit funds for the grant to the specifically approved project or purpose of the other organization However the Board shall at all times have the right to withdraw approval of the grant and use the funds for other charitable scientific or educational purposes The Board of Directors may in its absolute discretion refuse any conditional or otherwise earmarked contribution including a contribution conditioned on its being paid out for a specific purpose and return to the donor any such contributions actually received ARTICLE VI CONFLICT OF INTEREST POLICY 6 1 PURPOSE The purpose of the conflict of interest policy is to protect the corporation s interest when it is contemplating entering into a transaction or arrangement that might benefit the private interest of an officer or director of the corporation or might result in a possible excess of benefit transaction This policy is intended to supplement but not replace any applicable state and federal laws governing conflict of interest applicable to nonprofit and charitable organizations 6 2 DEFINITIONS a Interested Person Any director principal officer or member of a committee with governing board delegated powers who has a direct or indirect financial interest as defined below is an interested person b Financial Interest A person has a financial interest if the person had directly or indirectly through business investment or family i An ownership or investment interest in any entity with which the corporation has a transaction or arrangement ii A compensation arrangement with the corporation or with

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  • KPUSA Board of Directors
    KPUSA Board of Directors Kamusi Project USA Board of Directors Warigia Bowman Thomas J Hinnebusch Don Osborn Charles Lawrence Riley Secretary Geoffrey Rugege Susan Werner Chief Executive Officer Martin Benjamin

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