Friday, August 18, 2017

HOMESTEAD CENTER FOR THE ARTS, INC.
BY-LAWS

ARTICLE I

NAME

The name of this association shall be the HOMESTEAD CENTER FOR THE ARTS, INC., a non-profit organization.

ARTICLE II

OBJECT/PURPOSE

Whereas, the City of Homestead was selected an official Bicentennial City in 1976 and;

Whereas, the Homestead Bicentennial Cultural Arts Committee adopted and endorsed the establishment of a center for the arts as a long range project, and;

Whereas, this project was officially recognized by the American Revolutionary Bicentennial Administration of Washington, D.C., by designated number 024808, and;

Whereas, the HOMESTEAD CENTER FOR THE ARTS was established to organize and operate a permanent , non-profit facility to house and promote cultural interests associated with the arts, and;

Whereas, the effort to establish cultural arts centers in South Miami-Dade County has been adopted by Miani-Dade County and the Seminole Theatre; Therefore, the HOMESTEAD CENTER FOR THE ARTS is recognized and will be operated as a “Center Without Walls” for the purpose of:

  • Promoting cultural interests associated with the arts and increasing an appreciation for things artistic.
  • Consolidating the common interests and needs of arts and cultural groups within the community.
  • Discovering and encouraging artistic talent within the community.
  • Supporting efforts to establish a cultural arts facility in the Greater Homestead/Florida City area.