KARS is a Texas nonprofit corporation organized and operated to advance the knowledge of the Amateur Radio Service in Kendall County and to the support the City of Boerne and the Kendall County Governments with emergency radio communications. The noun "Amateur" as used in Amateur Radio, describes a person and/or organization who engages in a pursuit, on an unpaid rather than a professional basis.

KARS Christmas Party 2022.


The Kendall Amateur Radio Society has a lengthy history going back to 1980. Read this article to see how we have gone from 28 people meeting at a bank to the corporation we are today.

Community Involvement

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Articles of Incorporation

KARS is a Texas corporation and has completed the IRS requirements as a 501C-3 organization.


The current KARS bylaws were updated on November 3, 2022 and can be read in this document.


The finanical reports for KARS are available online to paid members. To request access, contact the treasurer at