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thekohser
post Fri 27th January 2012, 10:57pm
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http://www2.guidestar.org/organizations/20...foundation.aspx

I don't know what to make of this, but GuideStar seems to incorrectly list the WMF's physical address in Washington, DC... even though that's just a PO box address the WMF maintains to receive donations.
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post Fri 27th January 2012, 11:01pm
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This organization has earned the GuideStar Exchange Seal, demonstrating its commitment to transparency.
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Washington, DC [po box number]
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post Fri 27th January 2012, 11:09pm
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QUOTE(Selina @ Fri 27th January 2012, 6:01pm) *

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This organization has earned the GuideStar Exchange Seal, demonstrating its commitment to transparency.
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Physical Address:
Washington, DC [po box number]
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Never heard of this "guidestar" site but looks a joke

GuideStar is not a joke.
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post Sat 28th January 2012, 2:03am
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QUOTE(thekohser @ Fri 27th January 2012, 10:57pm) *

http://www2.guidestar.org/organizations/20...foundation.aspx

I don't know what to make of this, but GuideStar seems to incorrectly list the WMF's physical address in Washington, DC... even though that's just a PO box address the WMF maintains to receive donations.


Why does WMF have its PO box in Washington DC? Did they outsource their donation processing to a company that runs out of DC?

Edit: Ah, here it is. Their donations by check are handled by "Merkle Response Services", who I guess has a processing center in DC (their headquarters is in nearby Columbia, MD).

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post Sat 28th January 2012, 4:14am
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QUOTE(Cunningly Linguistic @ Fri 27th January 2012, 6:28pm) *

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QUOTE(Selina @ Fri 27th January 2012, 6:01pm) *

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This organization has earned the GuideStar Exchange Seal, demonstrating its commitment to transparency.
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Physical Address:
Washington, DC [po box number]
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Never heard of this "guidestar" site but looks a joke

GuideStar is not a joke.


Certainly not when compared to Wikipedia Review.


Certainly not when compared to anything you have ever accomplished in your miserable life, hiding behind your pseudonymous troll account, sniping away stupidly at everything and anyone, right Michael?

Selina, if you're still paying attention and not just firing off your musings about sites that look like "a joke" to you, here's the GuideStar board of directors.

Ah, whichever mod has censored CL off of this thread, thank you. Tiresome, to no end.
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post Sat 28th January 2012, 8:29am
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Certainly not when compared to anything you have ever accomplished in your miserable life, hiding behind your pseudonymous troll account, sniping away stupidly at everything and anyone, right Michael?


Ooh, someone seems a little narked. Now what exactly do you think you know about my "miserable life"?
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