Bring Kids Home
is a Charity Scam?
Disinformation spread around the web by those seeking to build
Internet traffic to their websites featuring conspiracies and
scandals. Bring Kids Home is predominately operated by teachers,
coaches, ministers, and counselors who have extensive experience
working with youth. There are many charity scams out raising
millions of dollars in donations; Bring Kids Home is not one
Bring Kids Home
will Not Refund a Donation?
The IRS rule is that donations to Public Charities are non-refundable,
but for donors who for whatever reason would like a refund of
their donation, all they have to do is send an email with Name,
Date of Transaction, and Donation Method to: firstname.lastname@example.org It is unreasonable
to process refunds for all eternity, please contact us within
12 months of your donation date.
Bring Kids Home
is Always Trying to Solicit Funds from the Public?
As a general rule, Bring Kids Home rarely accepts donations from
private individuals; only from Business, Corporate, and Institutional
sources. We do maintain a general donation web page; but that
is typically a donation in exchange for a product.
When Was Bring
Kids Home Founded?
Bring Kids Home was started in 2006 to development numerous "software"
applications for children and families, in 2009 we transformed
into a non-profit to provide "services" for children
and families. We are now expanding to establish grassroot volunteers
in every state our
Is Bring Kids
Home Connected to the Government?
Bring Kids Home has no intra-connections to any government agency.
We consider government agencies an important strategic partner
who we can work with to achieve positive results.
Is Bring Kids
Home Tax Exempt?
Bring Kids Home was approved as a public charity with 501(c)(3)
status in August of 2009 by the Internal Revenue Service.
Where is Bring
Kids Home Based?
Bring Kids Home originally was based in New Jersey but since
2009 we are now in many states; over time we expect to maintain
a presence in every state.
Does Bring Kids
Home Have a Single Paid Executive?
No, we are strictly volunteer. We are fundamentally opposed to
charities that pay excessive salaries to their executive staff,
this defeats the purpose of using resources to help children.
We have no intention of paying executive salaries.
Where Can I Find
Tax and Other Documents for Bring Kids Home?
Bring Kids Home documents can easily be accessed on the Public
Interent by many third-party websites who have posted our documents
for public access. Bring Kids Home doe not have to file detailed
reports with the IRS because we are under the $50,000 limit as
a small public volunteer charity with no salaries.
How can Bring
Kids Home Get Things Done?
By attracting caring volunteers who do this work on behalf of
children; who enjoy networking with other volunteers, and who
give back to their local communities-- simply donating a few
hours of effort each week.
Who Runs Bring
Senior Volunteers are responsible for different regions of the
country. There are no titles at Bring Kids Home, only Volunteers
and Senior Volunteers. The goal of this unique structure was
not to highlight any individual volunteer but rather recognize
the entire volunteer collective team. There is no "i"
What Type of
People are Volunteers?
Due to the nature of our work, all senior volunteers pass a background
check to insure they are approved to work with youth in their
state, equal to the check done by school districts. Many of our
volunteers are coaches, teachers, parents, counselors, and students
seeking community service.
How Large is
Bring Kids Home?
We are a small organization with approximately 100 volunteers,
the Red Cross for example has 97 million volunteers. Our goal
is to find volunteers who are dedicated to this social cause
in all U.S. states, volunteer
Where is the
Bring Kids Home Headquarters?
The organization is distributed which means different functions
are performed from different states, there is no centralized
What Kinds of
Projects Does Bring Kids Home Perform?
Education and Awareness Materials, Family Counseling, Cold Case
Investigations, Coaching and Mentoring, Development of new technologies.
Our volunteers create most of the project ideas at the grassroots
level. This link has a breakdown on many of the projects we are undertaking.
Why are Children
child has the potential to change our world for the better with
one single new idea. Failing to help children will only result
in more jails as these neglected and abused children grow older
and enter society.
What is the Main
Purpose of Bring Kids Home?
child abductions and uphold the "Quality of Life" for
all children; free from abuse and exploitation.