Members who submit an organization for consideration must first fill out a Charitable Organization Fact Sheet. If your organization is chosen your presentation should be simple and not overly formal. You are limited to 5 minutes. When you are chosen to present you organization here is a list of questions that you should be prepared to discuss. After the presentation members will have a chance to ask your questions.
What is the name of the organization?
Where is it located?
What is the mission of the organization?
Who comprises the organization? What does the organization do? How? For whom?
How is the organization currently funded?
How will the funds be used?
Would any of the funds go to administrative costs? (They shouldn’t!)
How would the organization benefit from receiving the donation?
Who is responsible for discharging the funds?
Is the organization a recognized 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization?
If chosen, to whom would the group make their checks payable to?