The purpose of the HMGS-Midsouth corporation is exclusively for educational and charitable purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions of organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c) of the Internal Revenue Code and the running of educational programs promoting historical miniature gaming and military history. The Corporation shall not be run for profit and no part of its net earnings shall inure to the benefit of any of it’s officers or members of any private individual. No substantial part of the activities of the Corporation shall consist of carrying on propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation; and the Corporation shall not participate in, or intervene in any political campaign on the behalf of any candidate for public office. In furtherance of it’s purposes the Corporation shall serve as a fund raising vehicle enabling the public-at-large to make gifts commensurate with their concern for the promotion of education and development of historical gaming and military history.
The Corporation has racially non-discriminatory policy towards members and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of race, color, sex, and national or ethnic origin. To fulfill its purposes and goals, the Corporation will solicit donations and contributions from the general public. The Corporation will receive and administer funds for such charitable and educational purposes such as providing members and the public-at-large with educational demonstrations, seminars, and conventions devoted to the various aspects of historical gaming and military history.