Texas Business Organizations Code

Sec. § 2.002
Purposes of Nonprofit Entity

The purpose or purposes of a domestic nonprofit entity may include one or more of the following purposes:


serving charitable, benevolent, religious, eleemosynary, patriotic, civic, missionary, educational, scientific, social, fraternal, athletic, aesthetic, agricultural, and horticultural purposes;


operating or managing a professional, commercial, or trade association or labor union;


providing animal husbandry; or


operating on a nonprofit cooperative basis for the benefit of its members.
Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 182, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 2006.

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