UNITED STATES KERRY BLUE TERRIER CHARITABLE FUNDS IRS GRANTS 501c3 STATUS
The United States Kerry Blue Terrier Charitable Funds is pleased to announce that it had been classified as a 501c3 non-profit corporation by the Internal Revenue Service. Donations made to the Funds will qualify as tax-exempt donations under the Internal Revenue Service code. If you made a donation to USKBTC rescue after September 26, 2002 your donation may be tax deductible. If you need a receipt please contact Tom Rogers, Funds Treasurer. If you are submiting your donation online, you can print your own receipt.
FOUR NEW FUNDS ESTABLISHED FOR CHARITABLE FUNDS
The Board of Directors of the Funds is pleased to announce the establishment of four funds directed to the betterment of the Kerry Blue
1) Rescue Fund – this fund supports grants used to provide Kerry Blue Terrier rescue services
2) Health and Genetics Fund – this fund makes grants in support of research in areas of health and genetics of particular importance
3) Education Fund – the education fund supports education of all those interested in the Kerry Blue Terrier including publications, websites, and seminars
4) General Fund – donations to this fund are used to support the work of the other funds through internal grants to those funds.
THE UNITED STATES KERRY BLUE TERRIER CHARITABLE FUNDS HOLDS INAUGRAL BOARD MEETING
The Charitable Funds first Board of Directors meeting was held on Friday, June 13, 2003 in Chicago. The officers of of the Funds were
Plans are being formulated for our first major fund raising effort and we urge all fanciers of Kerry Blue Terriers to be giving thought to how
The Board is anxious to share with you the exciting vision we have for the funds and urge you to contact any of us at any time. Contact
HANK FRISCONE MEMORIAL FUND ESTABLISHED
The untimely death of Hank Friscone, President of the Ohio Kerry Blue Terrier Club, has resulted in a Memorial Fund being established in his
Donations to the Hank Friscone Memorial Fund are to be sent to Tom Rogers, Treasurer, 317 West Ridge Road, Joliet, IL 60431. Your donation will be acknowledged to the family and, unless requested otherwise, recognized on our website.
FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE, DONATIONS CAN BE MADE ON THE USKBTC WEBSITE OR IF YOU PREFER, SEND YOUR CHARITABLE FUNDS DONATION TO:
LINDA PHEASANT, TREASSURER
QUESTIONS ABOUT THE CHARITABLE FUNDS TO:
CARL C. ASHBY,III
OTHER MEMBERS OF THE BOARD WOULD BE GLAD TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS. THOSE MEMBERS ARE DONALD WILDE, BARB BEUTER, AND GRETCHEN QUINN. THEIR CONTACT INFO IS AVAILABLE AT WWW.USKBTC.COM.
Carl C. Ashby, III