The Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) is a responsible NC Corporation and adheres to all requirements for a North Carolina 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation. We are dedicated to promoting amateur astronomy in the Raleigh, NC, USA area. The Raleigh Astronomy Club’s legal and policy documents are listed below and available to the membership. If you have any questions about these documents please contact RAC at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Constitution and Bylaws
RAC operates with regards to a written constitution and bylaws.
RAC Constitution - Raleigh Astronomy Club Constitution, Revised July 2016
Code of Conduct
RAC has a code of conduct which is for the protection of all members. It insures that all business is conducted ethically and the environment is positive for all members (no discrimination, harassment, et. al.). RAC encourages all members to review this document.
Code of Conduct - Code of Conduct For Officers and Members
Any member that believes there is a violation of the code of conduct by any member or officer is encouraged to report it to any officer(s). If the member is not comfortable reporting this to any officer, it can be reported to the RAC compliance coordinator.
Please note that no matter how the concern is reported or to whom it is reported, there will never be any retaliation or negative consequences against the member reporting the concern.
Whistleblower Policy - Whisleblower Policy
Other RAC Documents
Document Retention Policy - RAC Document Retention Policy
Tax Exempt Documents - Raleigh Astronomy Club Tax Exempt Filing Documents