http://members.evolt.org/djc/evolt/corp/evoltcharter.html that is written at a time when i was more optimistic about the governing role that the 'Corporation' and BOD could play in evolt. needless to say, most of that has changed. it was a good start and still has some good ideas and wording in it and changing a couple key words could provide another base to start with. anyways, thats it. it would be nice to re-work it to make it a more community, less 'corporate', based document. rudy, yes our application was submitted to Wisconsin. that was based on a different set of bylaws than what we're shooting for now though i think.. .djc.