Standard 4: Compensated Board Members - Not more than one or 10% (whichever is greater) directly or indirectly compensated person(s) serving as voting member(s) of the board. Compensated members shall not serve as the board's chair or treasurer.
One Acre Fund does not meet this Standard because:
- TWO (2) member(s) out of the SEVEN (7) member board of directors (29%) is/are compensated either directly or indirectly.
Standard 17: Web Site Disclosures - Include on any charity websites that solicit contributions, the same information that is recommended for annual reports, as well as the mailing address of the charity and electronic access to its most recent IRS Form 990.
One Acre Fund does not meet this Standard because the organization's website, www.oneacrefund.org, does not include all of the recommended information for those charity websites that solicit for donations. Specifically, it does not include:
- Electronic access to the organization’s most recent IRS Form 990.
- What personal information is being collected and how it will be used.
- How to inform the charity that the visitor does not want his/her information shared with others.