Date:  August 1, 2002

  Astronomy for Youth, Inc. is committed to maintaining an environment that is free from all forms of discrimination.  To this end, we have established the following policy on discrimination:  

All members of Astronomy for Youth, Inc. are prohibited to discriminate against any associate and / or guest.  Such conduct will not be tolerated and may result in suspension or revoking of membership.  Guests at any Astronomy for Youth activities, will be asked to leave immediately.  

Definitions of discrimination include, but are not limited to, offensive gestures and / or verbal commentaries in regards to sex, color, creed, religion, disabilities, or degrading words used to describe an individual and / or class of people.  

If a member has a complaint on discrimination, they should report such conduct to the club president or a board member.  

The personal support of this policy from all associates is important in maintaining an environment free from discrimination.    

Voted and accepted by Astronomy for Youth. Board on August 1, 2002.