Article I - Name and Purposes
The name of this society shall be PHI TAU SIGMA HONORARY SOCIETY, INC., incorporated under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The office of the Society shall be the office of the Executive Secretary. The registered agent of the corporation shall be located at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts. The President, President-elect, the Executive Secretary of the society shall be the President, vice President and Secretary treasurer, respectively of the corporation. The Executive committee of the Society shall be the Board of Directors of the corporation.
The purposes of this Society are:
to recognize and honor professional achievements of food scientists and technologists,
to encourage the application of fundamental scientific principles to food science and technology in all its branches,
to stimulate the exchange of scientific knowledge through meetings, lectures, and publications, and
to promote exclusively charitable, scientific, literary and educational programs within the meaning of sections 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 or the corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue law.
Notwithstanding any other provisions of these articles, this organization shall not carry on any activities