Before we go into the big things we're working on, we want to take a second to say how grateful we are for the community that has come forward and supported our organization: from those that have supported Addy during her fight to new friends who support our vision. We have been more than blessed to have each of you. Addy's Colors will only be as beautiful as those who have supported us, and looking at all of you who have come forward, it's going to be absolutely amazing. My heart is overflowing with gratitude. We thank you all so much.
This month's newsletter is going to be a long one, so hold tight!
Our 501(c) case was officially opened on July 1, 2019! We're anxiously awaiting our determination letter, but we could be waiting awhile. The process can take anywhere from three to six months! I'm checking the mail everyday... and the IRS website. Have I mentioned I'm anxious to hear back?
As we "patiently" wait for the determination letter, we've been busy. I have two absolutely amazing people who came forward to help build our beautiful organization: June Haislip and Jessica Jackson. As of right now, our directors are all volunteers who have come forward to help us grow. We couldn't do this without them, so I'd like to share a little about each of us in this newsletter.
Our Amazing Staff!
June Haislip is an ordained pastor and dear friend of mine. Full of vision, she's always searched for new ways to serve our community. I knew right away that our organization would grow beyond my wildest dreams with her as our program director. She has a gift to see where communities need extra su