The following is the Actively Changing Tomorrow through Service Student Community Service Organizations preamble: We, the students of Spelman College, in order for a democratic, efficient, responsible and socially aware community service organization to represent, lead and unify the student body of the Atlanta University Center, to promote awareness on issues that affect our community from health, education, politics and poverty we do hereby establish and adopt this constitution and its by-laws for the Spelman College Student Government Association.
The purpose of A.C.T.S shall be the following:
1. To promote social awareness through community service and civic engagement in the Atlanta University Center and its surrounding community.
2. To provide members in the community access to higher education, dispel the ignorance of HIV/AIDS and other health issues, demolish poverty and engage in policy development to address laws within the nation and the state of Georgia.
3. To participate in initiatives with student organizations in the Atlanta University Center
4. To assist in unifying all members of the Atlanta University Center through community service and civic engagement.
Section A. General membership shall be open to all undergraduate students. Students must be currently enrolled in at least 12 semester hours at Spelman College
Section B. Associate membership shall be composed of faculty and staff of Spelman College. Students enrolled in other AUC institutions are assigned associate membership. The limitations of associate members are that they are not required to pay dues, cannot hold office and do not have voting privileges towards Spelman Colleges A.C.T.S chapters.
Section C. Members are considered in good standing if they have paid their dues, attend at least 8 membership functions which includes 2 meetings and 1 event a month.
Section D. Non-Discrimination Statement: No otherwise qualified individual shall be excluded from membership on the basis of age, race, gender, disability, national origin, religion or sexual orientation.
Actively Changing Tomorrow through Service aligns with the mission of Spelman College because we offer community service to the Greater Atlanta area in improving the welfare of our surrounding temporary community.