Support CareLink of NW Georgia
We would like to thank you for helping us so we can help others. There is no donation that’s too small, after all, floods are started from single drops of rain! Remember you can make your donation a reoccurring event by just clicking the monthly box on PayPal when making your donation. It will automatically donate to us every month. If you do not feel comfortable making your donation over the internet you may send your tax-deductible donation of a check or money order to:
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III. To have access to the organization’s most recent financial statements.
IV. To be assured their gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were given.
V. To receive appropriate acknowledgement and recognition.
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VIII. To be informed whether those seeking donations are volunteers, employees of the organization or hired solicitors.
IX. To have the opportunity for their names to be deleted from mailing lists that an organization may intend to share.
X. To feel free to ask questions when making a donation and to receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers.
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