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Charitable Organization Research

Research a charitable organization.
Ensure the research you individually conduct covers the following points about the charitable organization:
Mission statement
Benefactors--who the organization helps
Financial status
Note: The majority of this information can be obtained through the organization's annual report. Nonprofit organizations are required by law to share financial statements. You may obtain an annual report through the organization's Web site or by contacting the organization directly.

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Hi, I am not sure of the format you are required to turn in. But I have included information for the American Red Cross taken from their 2010 financial statement as well as Guide Star, an organization that also collects information on non-profit organizations. I worked with the Red Cross for two years while in Texas. It is a very good, reputable organization. Just like any large company, it does has its flaws and its share of critics. But, when ...

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The following posting helps answer questions regarding a charitable organization.