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NRF Foundation Charitable Solicitation Disclosure

Posted April 17, 2019

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

NRF Foundation is a District of Columbia nonprofit corporation recognized as tax-exempt pursuant to Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. NRF Foundation shapes retail’s future by building awareness of the industry through statistics and stories;  developing talent through education, experiences, and scholarships;  and fostering career growth among people who work in retail. 

Your contribution is very much appreciated and is tax deductible for federal income tax purposes to the extent permitted by law. Financial and other information about NRF Foundation’s purpose, programs, and activities can be obtained by writing to 1101 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20005 or calling (202) 783-7971, or for residents of the following states, as stated below.

Florida: A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION FOR NRF FOUNDATION (REGISTRATION NUMBER CH56356) MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING 1-800-435-7352 OR VISITING THEIR WEBSITE WWW.FRESHFROMFLORIDA.COM. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.

Georgia:  A full and fair description of the programs and financial statement summary of NRF Foundation is available upon request at the address and phone number indicated above. 

Maryland:  For the cost of copies and postage, registration documents and other information submitted under the Maryland Solicitations Act are available from the Maryland Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis, MD 21401 (410-974-5534). 

Michigan: MICS No. 59659.

Mississippi:  The official registration and financial information of NRF Foundation may be obtained from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office by calling 1-888-236-6167. Registration by the Secretary of State does not imply endorsement. 

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 OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY BY CALLING (973) 504-6215 AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT http://www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/charity/chardir.htm. REGISTRATION WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT. 

New York: Upon request, a copy of NRF Foundation’s last annual report filed with the Attorney General is available from the organization or from the New York Office of the Attorney General by writing to the Charities Bureau at 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 (888) 830-4989 or (919) 807-2214. The license is not an endorsement by the state.

Pennsylvania:  The official registration and financial information of NRF Foundation may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. 

Virginia:  A financial statement is available from the Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, 102 Governor Street, Richmond, VA 23219. 

Washington:  NRF Foundation  is registered with the Washington State Charities Program as required by law and additional information may be obtained by calling 800-332-4483 or visiting www.sos.wa.gov./charities, or on file at Charities Division, Office of the Secretary of State, State of Washington, Olympia, WA 98504.

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 DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION OF NRF FOUNDATION BY THE STATE. 

Wisconsin : A financial statement disclosing the assets, liabilities, fund balances, revenue, and expenses for NRF Foundation’s last fiscal year will be provided to any person upon request. 

U.S. RESIDENTS: 100% OF YOUR CONTRIBUTIONS MAY BE ELIGIBLE FOR A TAX DEDUCTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPLICABLE LAW. 

REGISTRATION IN A STATE DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION OF NRF FOUNDATION BY THE STATE.