[vcf-midatlantic] OT: help the makerspace @ InfoAge

systems_glitch systems.glitch at gmail.com
Wed Jan 16 10:56:24 EST 2019


Donation sent, gotta have some place to hack on kits during VCF East :P

Thanks,
Jonathan

On Tue, Jan 15, 2019 at 7:57 PM Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

>
> > If InfoAge is a 501(c)3 and they have been a part of / program of
> InfoAge - in other words InfoAge has been acting as an umbrella and a
> fiscal sponsor to them, and they are now simply spinning off, then couldn't
> people donate to InfoAge on behalf of the project of independence for this
> organization?  As long as InfoAge would utilize funds donated for that
> specific purpose, for that purpose, I would think it would be a legitimate
> tax deductible charitable contribution.
>
>
> That is 100% correct. However, the people who are leading the makerspace
> -- people who I know and trust very well, and 100% vouch for -- feel
> much more comfortable raising the funds directly and being completely in
> control of it, vs. having it go to IA and then waiting to get it routed.
>
>


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