TERMS OF SERVICE

 

Salvadores de Animales, Inc. is a public, United States 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that provides donor contribution deductions under Section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code.  The mission of Salvadores de Animales, Inc. is to provide for the well-being of all companion animals in Chiriqui, Panama, including those that are homeless, abandoned, rescued, abused and injured. We provide foster care, medical treatment as needed, find lifelong loving homes through adoptions, and promote the animal/human bond through community service and outreach. SALDEA is dedicated to ensuring animal abuse, neglect and suffering are reduced or eradicated by raising public awareness through action, education, and advocacy.  Founded in 2018 by United States citizens living in and near Boquete, Panama, SALDEA serves animals and humans alike throughout the Chiriqui province.  Over 99% of donations go to direct care of animals in the community.

To obtain additional information regarding the programs and services provided by Salvadores de Animales, Inc., or financial statements disclosing assets, liabilities, fund balances, revenue, and expenses, please contact us by writing to Salvadores de Animales, Inc., ℅ Mary Taft, PTY 874334, 2250 NW 114th Ave, Unit 1P,  Miami, FL 33192-4177, by calling +507 6817-8523, by emailing saldeapanama@gmail.com, or by visiting our website at www.saldea.org.

If you are a resident of a state listed below, you may also obtain additional information per the instructions provided.  Registration in a state does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state.

Delaware: Donors are entitled to question how the funds will be allocated between administrative costs and actual charitable use. More information can be found at 6 Del. C. §2591 et seq.  (http://revenue.delaware.gov)

Florida: Donors may obtain, upon request, the amount of the contribution which may be deducted as a charitable contribution under federal income tax laws. Upon request, the donor may obtain a written financial statement.  Such financial statement must be for the immediate past fiscal year and must be consistent with the annual financial report filed under s. 496.407. The written financial statement must be provided within 14 days after the request and must state the purpose for which funds are raised, the total amount of all contributions raised, the total costs and expenses incurred in raising contributions, the total amount of contributions dedicated to the stated purpose or disbursed for the stated purpose, and whether the services of another person or organization have been contracted to conduct solicitation activities.

A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1-800-HELP-FLA OR ONLINE AT www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com, REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE. REGISTRATION #: N18000007401.  (2011 Florida Statutes, Title XXXIII § 496.411)

Iowa: A charitable organization shall provide, upon request and without cost to the requesting party, financial disclosure information concerning contributions received and disbursements for the organization’s last complete fiscal year, or, if the organization has not completed a full fiscal year, for its current fiscal year, to the attorney general or a person requesting the information within five days of the request.  (I.C.A. § 13C.2)

Maryland: For the cost of postage and copying, documents and information filed under the Maryland charitable organizations laws can be obtained from the Secretary of State, Charitable Division, State House, Annapolis, MD 21401, 800-825-4510. (Maryland Solicitation Act § 6-411)

Minnesota: Further information found at (M.S.A. § 309.556)

New Jersey:  INFORMATION FILED WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL CONCERNING THIS CHARITABLE SOLICITATION AND THE PERCENTAGE OF CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED BY THE CHARITY DURING THE LAST REPORTING PERIOD THAT WERE DEDICATED TO THE CHARITABLE PURPOSE MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY BY CALLING 973-504-6215 AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/charity/chardir.htm. REGISTRATION WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT. (NJ Admin. Code 13:48-11) (NJ Charitable Registration and Investigation Act 45:17A-30)

New York: Upon request, a copy of the latest annual report can be obtained from the organization or from the Office of the Attorney General, by writing the Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.  (N.Y. EXC. LAW § 174-b)

North Carolina: Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at [telephone number]. The license is not an endorsement by the State. (N.C.G.S.A. § 131F-9)

Texas:  (b) A written disclosure must be in contrasting eight-point type or larger, including a general statement of the use of net funds received.  Texas Occupations Code Sec. 1803.101.

Virginia:  Financial statements are available from the State Division of Consumer Affairs, Department of Agricultural and Consumer Services, P.O. Box 1163, Richmond, VA 23218. (VA Code Ann. § 57-55.3)

FUNDRAISING DISCLAIMER:

Salvadores de Animales, Inc. is not registered in the following U.S. states, and cannot solicit donations from residents: Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Washington, D.C.