[cg] Fwd: Re: Non profit status
>Date: Thu, 11 Mar 1999 12:30:01 -0700
>From: "Jennifer M. Ginsberg" <email@example.com> (by way of Lucy Bradley
>Subject: Re: Non profit status
>In my understanding (from past work in a church donation program) in order
>tax-deductible, contributions to a 501(C)3 organization must be used to
>"the ill, the infirm or the needy." That is, products donated would be
>to these people directly, or sold and the proceeds used for their care. Money
>contributed would need to be used directly to support the charitable work.
>Our community garden may also be seeking this status after incorporating, so
>is an interesting point.
Lucy K. Bradley
Extension Agent, Urban Horticulture
The University of Arizona
4341 E Broadway Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85040-8807
Phone: (602) 470-8086 ext 323
Fax: (602) 470-8092
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