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Why is donating to LostNMissing so important?
If every person who reads this donated $5.00, we will meet our year end goal.
Over 2,000 go missing in the USA , every day.
Rarely do you find an organization which is so committed to one mission, one purpose–and that is working hard and supporting families while working with law enforcement to find those missing. We work across the United States, 365 days a year. The entire team at LostNMissing, Inc. are compassionate, devoted and dedicated. All are 100% volunteers including the Founder and Board Members We do great work on a tight budget.
Won’t you please support our work with a small donation? Thank you.
LostNMissing Inc. is a state and federally recognized, 100% volunteer, 501c(3) Non-Profit charitable organization to assist law enforcement and the families of missing.
IRS TAX INFORMATION:
All donors will receive a tax deductible receipt.
Tax Exempt Determination Letter
Employer ID 27-0642181
Public Charity Status 170 (b) (1) (A) (vi)
Effective date of Exemption: September 28, 2009
501c(3) Approved Nonprofit
Some examples of where your monetary donations go:
Marketing and services for the families of missing loved ones.
Creating websites for missing loved ones.
Costs towards Fundraisers and Events to help bring awareness of missing loved ones.
Search and Rescue Expenses (we subcontract & pay expenses)
Support for family travel expenses should a loved one be located.
Vinyl Banners, missing posters & mini poster cards for missing loved ones.
Assistance towards investigative services for missing adults.
A minimal amount used towards:
Workshop Binders, printing, paper, pens, and handout materials.
Mailing, postal supplies, office maintenance, computer maintenance,
LNM website fee and supplies.
Brochures and printed materials.
As we grow, our goals are to be able to provide:
Provide Billboards for the families we represent should a loved one be missing for six-months, or longer.
Assistance towards Reward ($500) for families we represent should a loved one be missing longer than 3 months.
We thank you for your support. Our families thank you,
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We value the relationship with our Corporate Sponsors. Maintaining those relationships is very important to us. We will work with all corporate accounts to be sure that your staff has access to our training materials and/or workshops on a variety of topics to help keep them and their families safe. Please consider a tax deductible corporate donation to LostNMissing.
We will recognize Companies, Businesses, (online and home-based, too) along with all Corporations who provide monetary or in-kind donations on our website at this link.
LostNMissing, Inc. is a GuideStar Exchange Member
LostNMissing Inc., is a national tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (the “code”) and qualifies as a public supported organization under Sections, or Categories: P99 (Human Services – Multipurpose and Other N.E.C.); M99 (Other Public Safety, Disaster Preparedness, and Relief . We never charge a fee for our services. All Support Members, Board of Directors, Officers and Owner are Volunteers.