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  1. Altrusa International Foundation, Inc. • Founded 1962 • To encourage Altrusa clubs to support community projects • To build assets and administer them • To approve local club foundations

  2. Board of Trustees • Six voting trustees • Three ex-officio members • Secretary Treasurer • Legal Advisor • Association Representative

  3. What We Do • Income • Voluntary contributions from members, Altrusa clubs, and general public • Types of Contributions • Monetary contributions • Gifts: memorial tribute or acknowledgement of a special achievement • Bequests, such as insurance proceeds

  4. Programs • Grants Program • Disaster Relief Programs • Foundation Endowment Fund • Club 21

  5. Grants Program • To implement local community service projects • To assist individuals with vocation or education grants • a. Monetary grants $250 -2,000 • b. One grant per club per year • c. Individual limited to one grant • Grant requests are due March 15 and September 15 annually

  6. Disaster Relief Fund • Quick Response to Natural Disasters • International Foundation Disaster Relief Support Program • Governors’ Disaster Relief Fund • Altrusa Club Disaster Recovery Service Grants

  7. Endowment Fund • Legacy for future generations • Interest earned supports: • Letha H. Brown Award - Literacy • Nina Fay Calhoun Award - International Relations • Community Leadership Award • ASTRA Scholarships • ASTRA Service Awards • **April is Endowment Fund Month**

  8. Club 21 Established 1997 to support children with HIV/AIDS • An annual $21 or more will admit an Altrusan or individual to membership in Club 21. • Club 21 currently supports: • Camp Save Haven - Martha’s Vineyard and North Carolina • Bleeding Disorders Alliance Illinois Camp Warren Jyrch • Ghana Health and Education Initiative

  9. Lamplighter • Recognizes an Altrusan who contributes $500 or more in a calendar year. • Participant receives lamplighter pin • Each future $500 contribution earns diamond chip recognition • Ten levels earns the Josie Lucente Lamplighter • Club lamplighter - $500 - banner patch

  10. Local Club Foundation • Must be approved by Foundation Legal Counsel. Packets available from International Foundation. • Instructions: • Prototype Articles of Incorporation • Prototype Bylaws • Formal approval by directors and members of club • Maintain two separate bank accounts • Contributions tax-deductible • Complete Form 990 annually • Forward copy to Foundation office each year

  11. Foundation Materials • Can be obtained from International Foundation Office in Chicago or downloaded from Altrusa International website www.altrusa.org • Foundation contact: • Brooke Ramsey - International Foundation Office foundation@altrusa.org • District Foundation Chair • Club Foundation Chair • http://foundation.altrusa.org/Forms-Publications.aspx