Each member must commit to donating $100 per quarterly meeting ($400 per year).
The donations will be given to Southeastern Connecticut area charities/non-profit/worthy cause serving the Southeastern Connecticut area only. No national charities will be considered. The purpose is for the contribution stay 100% in the cornmunity .
Each charity/non-profit/worthy cause that is under consideration will be given five minutes to make a presentation at the meeting by a member of The Power of Together SECT, not by the charity/non profit/worthy cause.
Three charities/non- profit/worthy causes will be presented at the meeting. The group will vote by ballot and majority rules. Although it may not be your first choice, you are still obligated to make your donation.
If your name is drawn and you make a presentation and your charity is not selected, you will still be eligible to put your name in the drawing at the next meeting.
For your tax purposes, all checks will be made out to the chosen organization. If you are unable to attend, give vour check to a member to deliver on your behalf.
The charity/non-profit/worthy cause must agree to NOT use the donors' names for future solicitations or give the information out to the public. If the charity/non-profit/worthy cause does not adhere to this condition, they will be removed from any future consideration.