The Hereford Community Association conducted its membership organizational meeting in September 1989.   The Articles of Incorporations as a not-for-profit corporation in the State of Maryland were executed on February 12, 2002 and approved by the State May 28, 2002.  Application as a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization by the IRS was approved as a not-for-profit 501(c)(4) community based service organization on June 14, 2006, effective May 10, 2002.