The Philadelphia Foundation has exclusive legal control over all contributed assets- The Philadelphia Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, publicly supported community foundation. The Philadelphia Foundation has not provided any goods or services in exchange for this gift. Because the IRS will no longer accept checks alone as proof of a gift of more than $250, please keep this receipt with your tax records. Consult with a tax advisor for complete information about the tax deductibility of the gift.
All gifts received by the Philadelphia Foundation become part of its component funds. This means that if it becomes unnecessary, undesirable, impractical or impossible to use contributions for their original purpose, the foundation has the right to use the funds for other charitable purposes it deems appropriate in accordance with its governing instruments or any applicable fund agreement. Should you have any questions, please contact the Philanthropic Services Department.
Financial information about the Philadelphia Foundation can be obtained by writing the foundation at 1835 Market Street, Suite 2410, Philadelphia, PA 19103-2968. In addition, several states where the Philadelphia Foundation is required to file financial information each year also require the following disclosures.
Colorado: Colorado residents may obtain copies of registration and financial documents from the office of the Secretary of State, (303) 894-2680, http://www.sos.state.co.us/.
Florida: Registration No. CH18193. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, WITHIN THE STATE, 1-800-HELP-FLA.
Georgia: A full and fair description of the programs and activities of the Philadelphia Foundation and its financial statements are available upon request at the address indicated above.
Maryland: For the cost of postage and copying, documents and information filed under the Maryland charitable solicitation law can be obtained from the Secretary of State, Charitable Division, State House, Annapolis, MD 21401, (800) 825-4510.
Michigan: MICS No. 31364. Mississippi: The official registration and financial information of the Philadelphia Foundation may be obtained from the
Mississippi Secretary of State’s Office by calling 1-888-236-6167. Registration with the Secretary of State does not imply endorsement by the Secretary of State.
New Jersey: INFORMATION FILED WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL CONCERNING THIS CHARITABLE SOLICITATION AND THE PERCENTAGE OF CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED BY THE CHARITY DURING THE LAST REPORTING PERIOD THAT WERE DEDICATED TO THE CHARITABLE PURPOSE MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL BY CALLING (973) 504-6215 AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/ocp.htm#charity. REGISTRATION WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT.
New York: A copy of the latest annual report can be obtained from the organization or from the Office of the Attorney General by writing the Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.
North Carolina: Financial information about this organization and a copy of its license are available from the State Solicitation Licensing Branch at 1-888-830-4989 (within North Carolina) or 919-807-2214 (outside of North Carolina). The license is not an endorsement by the State.
Pennsylvania: The official registration and financial information of the Philadelphia Foundation may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.
Virginia: Financial statements are available from the State Office of Consumer Affairs, P.O. Box 1163, Richmond, VA 23218.
Washington: The notice of solicitation required by the Charitable Solicitation Act is on file with the Washington Secretary of State, and information relating to financial affairs of the Philadelphia Foundation is available from the Secretary of State, and the toll-free number for Washington residents: 1-800-332-4483.
West Virginia: West Virginia residents may obtain a summary of the registration and financial documents from the Secretary of State, State Capitol, Charleston, WV 25305. REGISTRATION IN THE ABOVE STATES DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION OF THE PHILADELPHIA FOUNDATION BY THE STATES.