Texas Clown Association
Purpose: Promote, preserve and improve the profession of clowning. Provide the opportunity to study the art, history and philosophy of clowning. Educate its members and the general public in the wholesome and clean entertainment that is provided by the profession of clowning. Provide news to the members of all clown events in the STATE of TEXAS. TEXAS CLOWN ASSOCIATION is chartered in the STATE of TEXAS as a non-profit perpetual corporation and qualifies as an exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.
History: Organizing was done during the 1980-1981 Clown Days at Traders Village. Chartered in the STATE of TEXAS as TEXAS CLOWN ASSOCIATION, INC. on August 18, 1983. Chartering of alleys was provided for in 1985.