Our Promise

Fundraising is necessary for the continuation and growth of any non-profit. We at The Freedom Story are committed to Ethical Storytelling. And we are also committed to Ethical Fundraising. This is our Ethical Fundraising promise to you.

  • We promise to seek to maintain high standards.
    • We do what we say we are going to do.
    • We tell stories and share impact that is true.
    • We will tell the truth and not exaggerate.
  • We promise to be transparent.
    • We are transparent with our financial needs.
    • We are transparent with our use of finances.
    • We are transparent with our successes, and our failures.
  • We promise to be dignifying.
    • We promise to tell stories and share impact in a way that is dignifying to our beneficiaries and to our supporters.
    • We promise to tell stories that celebrate the ‘small wins’ and every day successes of our students and communities- not merely major accomplishments.
  • We promise to be respectful.
    • We respect the privacy of our supporters and the privacy of our beneficiaries.
    • We respect your independence, and will not put any undue pressure on you to make a gift.
    • We will not share stories or photos that cause any undue distress to our supporters or to our beneficiaries.
  • We promise to be accountable.
    • We will answer any reasonable questions about our programs.

Financials

● Programs     ● Fundraising     ● Management 

2014

Total Donations
$334,986
Total Expenses
$331,698

2014 990

2015

Total Donations
$460,020
Total Expenses
$458,630

2015 990

2016

Total Donations
$604,071
Total Expenses
$570,193

2016 990

2017

Total Donations
$682,254
Total Expenses
$587,548

2017 990
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because you never know how soon it will be too late.”
– Ralph Waldo Emerson –

The Freedom Story would not be where we are without passionate people like you