We have received our determination letter from the Internal Revenue Service and we have been informed. that we are now a federally recognized tax exempt organization. Our donors can deduct contributions they make to us under IRC Section 170. We are qualified to receive tax deductible bequests, devises, transfers, or gifts under Section 2055, 2106, or 2522. We have been approved as a public charity.
This new status confers the ability on our organization to apply for grants, provide scholarships and augment the services were are providing to our community.