Our Constitution and By-Laws
January 2020 Update: After the public commenting process, we have updated our by-laws. Please see below.
East Point Breeze Neighbors (formerly Newbold Neighbors Association) incorporated as a 501(c)3 non-profit neighborhood group in 2008. As part of this process, we created a set of by-laws that determine the function of the officers and committee chairs. The document contains information required by the IRS, including boundaries, purpose, governance, meetings, and financial details.
Update Procedures: All changes to the by-laws are made by the governing board, and require at least 14 days notice to the general membership, followed by a vote of the general membership at a general or special meeting. The changes must pass the vote with at least two-thirds of the present eligible members approval.
East Point Breeze Neighbors (formerly Newbold Neighbors Association) is a 501(c)3 non-profit. The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) 990 form is a tax return charitable corporations are required to file annually. We have posted previous 990-EZ forms below in accordance with accepted best practices for providing transparent operating information about our organization.
- 2018 Form 990-N E-Postcard
- 2017 Form 990-N E-Postcard
- 2016 Form 990-N E-Postcard
- 2015 Form 990-EZ
- 2014 Form 990-EZ
- 2013 Form 990-EZ
Annual Financial Reports
East Point Breeze Neighbors believes diversity - measured by many factors - enables our community to thrive. East Point Breeze Neighbors shall not engage in any direct or indirect practice of exclusion, distinction, restriction, segregation, limitation, refusal, denial, differentiation or preference in the treatment of a person on the basis of actual or perceived race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, source of income, familial status, genetic information or domestic or sexual violence victim status, or other act or practice prohibited by the laws of the City of Philadelphia or under the nondiscrimination laws of the United States or the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.