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The Foundation exists to promote, facilitate, coordinate and oversee the foundation mission. The foundation mission needs to fit the parameters of IRC 501(c)(3), such as educational or charitable purposes or for the promotion of international artistic interaction and any lawful purpose or purposes not for pecuniary profit. The Foundation shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on by a corporation exempt from taxation under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, as amended.

The Foundation has adopted a world view of art and its mission is premised on the concept of respect for all beings and their rights. Under this premise, the Foundation will not discriminate among its members therewith because of race, religion, creed, color, national origin, sex, sexual preference, age, ancestry, marital status, blindness, status as a veteran or member of the armed services, membership in any ethnic group, or by reason of the fact that a person may disagree with the core concept of the Foundation or, in addition to the foregoing, by any reason whatsoever prohibited by any federal, state, county and municipal law.

The Foundation response to all inquiries will be posted in Ziba e-Magazine, the official publication of Ziba Foundation.

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Ziba site reserves the right to edit all of the transmitted text contents, advertisement contents, format, and configuration or otherwise, as deemed necessary for technical reason or in accordance to its Bylaws.

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Ziba site being owned and operated by Ziba foundation a non profit foundation established for charitable, educational and humanitarian purposes and will continue to exist as long as its contents serve the objectives that outlined in its Bylaws and continue to have the trust and support of its viewers like you.