Include on any charity websites that solicit contributions, the same information that is recommended for annual reports, as well as the mailing address of the charity and electronic access to its most recent IRS Form 990.
Charlotte Area Fund does not solicit contributions on its website.
Address privacy concerns of donors by:
(a) providing in written appeals, at least annually, a means (e.g., such as a check off box) for both new and continuing donors to inform the charity if they do not want their name and address shared outside the organization,
(i) what information, if any, is being collected about them by the charity and how this information will be used,
(ii) how to contact the charity to review personal information collected and request corrections,
(iii) how to inform charity (e.g., a check off box) that the visitor does not wish his/her personal information to be shared outside the organization, and (iv) what security measures the charity has in place to protect personal information.
Charlotte Area Fund does not request personal information on its website.
Clearly disclose how the charity benefits from the sale of products or services (i.e., cause-related marketing) that state or imply that a charity will benefit from a consumer sale or transaction.
Such promotions should disclose, at the point of solicitation:
(a) the actual or anticipated portion of the purchase price that will benefit the charity (e.g., 5 cents will be contributed to abc charity for every xyz company product sold),
(b) the duration of the campaign (e.g., the month of October),
(c) any maximum or guaranteed minimum contribution amount (e.g., up to a maximum of $200,000).
Charlotte Area Fund does not engage in promotional sales of products or services.
This organization' programs and activities include employment counseling, vocational skills training, computer training, GED preparation, basic skills upgrade, job development and placement, income management, budget counseling, nutrition assistance and limited crisis intervention.
Total Program Expenses:
Chief Executive Officer:
Karen Bracket Browning
Paid Staff Size:
20 Full Time.
This organization's primary method of fundraising is through grant proposals.
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
According to Charlotte Area Fund Inc.'s IRS 990 for the year ended June 30, 2011:
% of total Expenses
% of total Income
* Excess of Expenses over Income
Ending Net Assets:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
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