Donor Bill of Rights

At Bethel Pro-Life Ministries we believe the tradition of giving and sharing is primary to the quality of life. Therefore, to assure Bethel Ministries merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in the organization and the causes we ask you to support, we declare that all donors of Bethel Pro-Life Ministries have the following rights:
 
 - To be informed of Bethel Ministries mission, 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 Bethel Ministries governing board, and to expect the board to exercise prudent judgment in its stewardship responsibilities. 

 - To be assured their gifts will be used for the purposes for which they were given.
 - To receive appropriate acknowledgment and recognition.
 - To be assured that information about their donations is handled with respect and with confidentiality to the extent provided by law.
 - To expect that all relationships with individuals representing organizations of interest to the donor will be professional in nature.
 - To be informed whether those seeking donations are volunteers, employees of the organization or hired solicitors.
 - To be secure in the knowledge that Bethel Ministries does not sell, trade or otherwise share its mailing lists.
 - To feel free to ask questions when making a donation and to receive prompt, truthful and forthright answers.
 - To be informed how personal information shared with Bethel Ministries will be used and how it may be removed from any of our mail of phone contact lists.
 
This statement complies with the best practices and standards set forth by the American Association of Fund-Raising Counsel (AAFRC), Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP), Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), and the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP).
 
For more information contact us at 419-294-2273