The Animal Defense Partnership’s Model Bylaws Template

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A sample of the model bylaws from the Animal Defense Partnership

Board By-Laws should be considered a critical part of your organization’s documentation. Animal Defense Partnership has compiled a free, editable template of model board bylaws to help your sanctuary board get started and thinking critically about how to organize, conduct board operations, and effectively provide governance!

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As with all templates, this is just a start, and must be carefully reviewed by your team and a legal professional in your region before being put into use! If you haven’t already, please review our disclaimer.

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Updated on July 1, 2021

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