Is the DAV a legitimate charity?
DAV is an accredited charity by all the standards of the Better Business Bureau’s Wise Giving Alliance and is completely transparent with financials and tax returns. Our annual report shows the scope of our accomplishments on behalf of veterans.
What does Dav stand for?
Disabled American Veterans Organization
Mission Statement – DAV – Disabled American Veterans Organization.
Who owns American thrift stores?
Ken Sobaski is a visionary, strategic CEO and leader with a history of significantly growing businesses across 5 different industries: consumer food, consumer services, recreational products, giftware/collectibles, on line education!
Is the VA taking donations?
VA deposits monetary gifts in the General Post Fund. Donations to VA for deposit in the General Post Fund are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law as contributions for a public purpose.
Who owns the Red White and Blue stores?
M & M Management
Red, White & Blue Thrift Stores Owned by M & M Management of Ventura, Calif., with 413 employees. Unlike others, Red, White & Blue posts signs around its stores disclosing it is for-profit. Its charity partner is Vietnam Veterans of America. Stores go by the names Valley Value, Mile High and World Thrift.
What is the largest thrift store chain?
Savers is the largest for-profit thrift store chain in North America and is a global organization. The company operates more than 300 retail locations under the store names Savers, Value Village, Village des Valeurs in Canada, and Savers Australia.
How do I donate to local VA?
How It Works
- Schedule a Pickup. Call 888-518-VETS or schedule online here.
- Gather Your Donations. Gather your unwanted clothes or household goods and leave in a visible location.
- Place Items Outside. Rain or shine, our truck will pick up your donations and leave a tax-deductible receipt.
Are donations to the VA tax deductible?
Is my donation tax deductible? Yes, donations to support any of VA’s programs are tax deductible, whether you direct that donated funds be used for a specific purpose, or allow VA to decide how they will be used.