BYLAWS OF THE FRIENDS COMMITTEE, LLC.
A NON-PROFIT COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION

ARTICLE I. Friends Committee LLC

Mission Statement
The mission of the Friends Committee, a grass roots non-profit community organization, is to identify the challenges and needs of all underserved communities in Wake, Durham and Orange Counties of North Carolina. The organization in turn will design and enact calculated methods to address these communal needs of the disadvantaged by targeting areas of education, health, employment, and any social injustice. 
ARTICLE II. OUR NON-PROFIT CORPORATE PURPOSE

Specific Purposes & Action Schemes
With the general objective to enhance community enrichment in the areas of education, health, crime curbing, and raising employment rates, the Friends Committee identifies the following specific action schemes: 

Scheme 1    Friends committee will conduct studies in order to increase specific knowledge and information on improving outcomes for people affected by poverty and communal health concerns. 
Scheme 2    Friends committee will provide community outreach through educational workshops and health fairs to populations concerned with issues of communal wellness.  
Scheme 3    Friends committee will provide information through communal outreach in order to reduce the risk or spread of disease notably sexually transmitted diseases. 
Scheme 4    The Friends Committee will identify and pursue ways to curb and combat crime within the community
Scheme 5    The Friends Committee will mobilize communal projects to combat community deterioration through renovation and restoration.
Scheme 6    The Friends Committee will target the development of all youths through intervention using specific educational and health outreach relating to the following; 

  • Drugs
  • Teen pregnancy
  • Youth violence
  • Crime Safety
  • Social Injustice