Cy Pres Not Applied to Merger of Fire Fighting Organizations

The merger of two non-profit corporations holding charitable funds, one of which had been decertified as a fire fighting organization by its municipality, did not require the application of the cy pres doctrine when the decertified organization had broad charitable purposes that would be continued by the surviving corporation. In Re: Merger of Universal Volunteer Fire Department into Point Breeze Volunteer Fire Association, No. 1060 C.D. 2019 (Pa. Cmwlth. 7/1/2020).

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