Bela Risu Foundation has adopted this policy to assure the prudent and discreet use of all information pertaining to individuals and organizations that have contributed, pledged, or may pledge gifts to Bela Risu Foundation Information you provide us with will be treated in agreement with the policies detailed below.
Bela Risu Foundation does not release donor information outside of the organization and its related entities and programs unless authorized by the donor. We do not sell or otherwise share donor information to any outside parties, and shall protect each donor’s personal information regardless of the format in which it is held. We educate our employees and volunteers on the importance of protecting the privacy and security of confidential personal and organizational information.
Donors are requested to provide limited personal information to Bela Risu Foundation in order to expedite the completion of contribution transactions, provide charitable gifting tax information, and facilitate donor recognition. This provision of personal information by the donor is completely voluntary. This information is retained in the financial records of Bela Risu Foundation for financial recording and IRS purposes.
Bela Risu Foundation exercises special caution to protect the identity of donors who wish to remain anonymous. The names of all anonymous donors, as well as other identifying information, are withheld on all donor-related documents.
Personal information provided by the donor will not be shared for any reason unless the donor grants permission.
3. Donor Bill of Rights
Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To ensure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the nonprofit organizations and causes they are asked to support, we declare that all donors have these rights:
To be informed of the organization's mission, of the way the organization intends to use donated resources, and of its capacity to use donations effectively for their intended purposes. To be informed of the identity of those serving on the organization's governing board, and to expect the board to exercise prudent judgment in its stewardship responsibilities.
4. Third Party
Donors can be contacted periodically for solicitation purposes and/or regarding upcoming events and drives, unless the donor has opted out of communications.