Compliance Committee

The Cameroonian Pharmacists Association-USA is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization under the IRS tax code. It's vision is to empower its members to be leaders in the provision of patient care services in a compassionate and ethical manner.

The compliance committee's primary objective is to help the CamPhA navigate its regulatory compliance obligations.

This committee role and responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring compliance with federal and state law is a responsibility of 501 (c)(3) status
  • Ensuring that CamPhA engages in activities that promote its tax exemption, such as applying for grants to operate its programs
  • Ensuring recordkeeping for transparency, compliance with the IRS and state law, and establishing credibility of CamPhA’s 501(c)(3) status
  • Reviewing and approving contracts, interactions, and expenses with internal and external partners
  • Approving of materials for distribution
  • Monitoring and/or auditing responsibilities

Committee website Description:

Help CamPhA navigate its regulatory compliance obligations

Review and ensure compliance of the bylaws

Recommend proposed changes when necessary

Committee involvement for the upcoming convention 2022:

This committee role and responsibilities for the convention include:

  • Ensuring that CamPhA engages in activities during the convention promotes its tax exemption (applying for grants and fundraising used to operate convention activities)
  • Ensuring recordkeeping for all activities around the convention for transparency, compliance with the IRS and state law, and establishing credibility of CamPhA’s 501(c)(3) status
  • Reviewing and approving contracts (grants, fundraising), interactions with external partners, activities, and expenses involved around the convention.  

  • Approving of educational materials for presentation during the convention 

  • Monitoring and/or auditing responsibilities (financial, educational)