Our mission is to do great things for the families around us while strengthening the love and bonds they have for one another.
Our Promise To You
To ensure this philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that supporters, donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the non-for-profit organizations and causes that they are asked to support, we declare that all supporters have these rights:
I. To be informed of the organization's mission, of the way the organization intends to used donated resources, and of its capacity to use donations effectively for their intended purposes.
II. To be informed of the identity of those serving on the organization's governing board, and to expect the board to exercise prudent judgment in its stewardship responsibilities.
III. To have access to the organization's most recent financial statements (found at www.IRS.gov).
IV. To be assured that their gifts will be used for the purposes for which they are given.
V. To receive appropriate acknowledgement and recognition.
VI. To be assured that information about their donation is handled with respect and with confidentiality to the extent provided by the law.
VII. To expect that all relationships with individuals representing organizations of interest to the donor will be professional in nature.
VIII. To be informed whether those seeking donations are volunteers, Board members or hired solicitors.
IX. To have the opportunity for their names to be deleted from mailing lists that an organization may intend to share.
X. To feel free to ask questions when making a donation and to receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers.