Florida Department of Agriculture Registration CH 43234
The Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (FONE) has established the Florida Organization of Nurse Executives (FONE) Foundation Inc. This is a distinct corporation from FONE Inc. and is recognized as a charitable tax- exempt corporation by the IRS. Contributions to the Foundation are considered tax deductible. The purpose of the Foundation is to accept charitable donations for our Scholarship and Research programs. Annually, the FONE Foundation Inc. will provide scholarships for members seeking to advance their education. Applications for annual scholarships are posted on our website. The timeline for submitting applications will be announced every spring. In addition, the FONE Foundation hopes to fund our Annual Research Grants and help to support members needing financial resources for conducting research related to nursing and patient care. The FONE Foundation Inc. Board of Directors collaborates with the Chairpersons of the FONE Scholarship Committee and the FONE Research and Evidence-Based Practice Committee in raising funds for nursing scholarly activities.
The Florida Department of Agriculture requires charitable organizations such as the FONE Foundation Inc. to post the following statement:
"A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE."
To Contact Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Affairs:
Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Division of Consumer Services
P.O. Box 6700
Tallahassee, FL 32399-6700