October 11, 2010
The Make-A-Wish foundation grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions this help has to give the children hope and joy to live each day they have with the sickness that they have. The Make-A-Wish Foundation is a large Operation that is a fixed organization all over the United States and each state has their own way of collecting donations for the organization to run.
•This organization is a 501(c) (3) Public Charity.
•This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ. •Financial information in this report is derived from the organization's August 31, 2008 Form 990. •Additional narrative information in this report was updated by the organization on April 5, 2010. •It makes its audited financial statements available to the public upon request. •Contributions are deductible, as provided by law (Guidestar, 2010).
Money TypeWhy should the nonprofit organization want this money?Why should not the nonprofit organization want this money? Government Grants
The Organization is very well organize they have generous donations that individuals donate , plus they have corporate sponsorship that helps to fund them so they make more than they really would get if they were funded by the government.
They do not use this type of funding because of the fact that they have to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ it depends on whether they have more or less to file. They make all their revenue available for anyone to see if the need to. Foundation GrantsThe reason that the foundation wants this money is because this is where most of the money does come from also they offer grants, scholarships, and this helps the children to be able to get the wishes they do wish to get. This helps to pay for the trips they give the children and this helps to pay for the medical needs of these children.Thy don need...