About Donations

For information about MEDA in the United States (EIN 23-7398678), click here, and in Canada (Charitable Registration No. 107 691 057 RR0001), click here.

In compliance with state and provincial laws in the United States and Canada, below are statements regarding donations made to MEDA. These statements are printed in materials whenever possible and are available here for those that give to us online.

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USA

REGISTRATION WITH THE STATE AND A FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION DISCLOSING ASSETS, LIABILITIES, FUND BALANCES, REVENUE AND EXPENSES FOR THE PRECEDING FISCAL YEAR WILL BE PROVIDED UPON REQUEST AND CAN BE OBTAINED BY CONTACTING: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. QUEEN STREET, SUITE 235, LANCASTER PA USA 17603OR BY CONTACTING THE OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT BY THE STATE.

MEDA IS AN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION THAT SPECIALIZES IN CREATING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. 100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED FOR CHARITABLE PURPOSES AND MAY BE DEDUCTED AS A CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION. FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT CALEB LONGNECKER-FOX, ASSOCIATE DEVELOPMENT OFFICER, 1 (800) 665-7026.

In the event that funds raised through this solicitation exceed project costs, MEDA reserves the right to reallocate donations to core priority projects.

All other states

Mennonite Economic Development Associates (MEDA) is an international development organization that specializes in creating business solutions to poverty. 100% of your gift will be used towards our exempt charitable purpose. Meda’s address is 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster PA USA 17603.

California

100% of your gift will be used for charitable purposes and may be deducted as a charitable contribution.

District of Columbia (DC)

REGISTRATION DOES NOT CONSTITUTE AN ENDORSEMENT OF THE SOLICITATION BY THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.

Delaware

DONATIONS CAN BE DIRECTED TO: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603.

Florida

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, 1-800-HELPFLA, OR VIA THE INTERNET AT www.FloridaConsumerHelp.com.

REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.
100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL GO DIRECTLY TO MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES. DONATIONS CAN BE DIRECTED TO: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603.

Georgia

A CURRENT FINANCIAL STATEMENT, IN ADDITION TO A FULL AND FAIR DESCRIPTION OF THE CHARITABLE PROGRAM AND, IF DIFFERENT, OF OUR PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES IS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST FROM: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603.

Louisiana

MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES (MEDA) IS AN INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION THAT SPECIALIZES IN CREATING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. 100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED TOWARDS OUR EXEMPT CHARITABLE PURPOSES AND MAY BE DEDUCTED AS A CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION.

DONATIONS CAN BE DIRECTED TO: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603

Maryland

A CURRENT FINANCIAL STATEMENT IS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST FROM: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603, OR BY TELEPHONE AT 1-800-665-7026. FOR THE COST OF COPIES AND POSTAGE, DOCUMENTS AND INFORMATION SUBMITTED UNDER THIS TITLE ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE SECRETARY OF STATE.

Michigan

MEDA IS AN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION THAT SPECIALIZES IN CREATING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. 100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED TOWARDS OUR EXEMPT CHARITABLE PURPOSE. THE ADDRESS OF MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES IS 100 S. QUEEN STREET, SUITE 235, LANCASTER PA USA 17603. MICS No. 40788.

Minnesota

MEDA IS AN INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION THAT SPECIALIZES IN CREATING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. 100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED TOWARDS OUR EXEMPT CHARITABLE PURPOSES AND MAY BE DEDUCTED AS A CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION.

DONATIONS CAN BE DIRECTED TO: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603.

Mississippi

The official registration and financial information of Mennonite Economic Development Associates may be obtained from the Mississippi Secretary of State’s office by calling 1-888-236-6167. Registration by the Secretary of State does not imply endorsement by the Secretary of State.

Nevada

MEDA IS AN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION THAT CREATES BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. 100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED TOWARDS OUR CHARITABLE PURPOSES AND MAY BE DEDUCTED AS A CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION.

DONATIONS CAN BE DIRECTED TO: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603.

New Jersey

INFORMATION FILED WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL CONCERNING THIS CHARITABLE SOLICITATION AND THE PERCENTAGE OF CONTRIBUTIONS RECEIVED BY THE CHARITY DURING THE LAST REPORTING PERIOD THAT WERE DEDICATED TO THE CHARITABLE PURPOSE MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY BY CALLING (973) 504-6215 AND IS AVAILABLE ON THE INTERNET AT http://www.state.nj.us/lps/ca/charfrm.htm. REGISTRATION WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT.

New York

UPON REQUEST, A PERSON MAY OBTAIN FROM THE ORGANIZATION OR FROM THE ATTORNEY GENERAL A COPY OF THE LAST ANNUAL REPORT FILED WITH THE ATTORNEY GENERAL AND FROM THE ORGANIZATION A CLEAR DESCRIPTION OF THE CHARITABLE PROGRAM. COPIES CAN BE REQUESTED FROM: Office of the Attorney General, The Capitol, Albany, NY 12224-0341 OR BY CALLING 1-800-788-9898 OR BY ACCESSING https://ag.ny.gov/ or by contacting: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603.

North Carolina

MEDA IS AN INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION THAT SPECIALIZES IN CREATING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. FINANCIAL INFORMATION ABOUT THIS ORGANIZATION AND A COPY OF ITS LICENSE ARE AVAILABLE FROM THE STATE SOLICITATION LICENSING BRANCH AT 1-888-830-4989 (WITHIN NORTH CAROLINA) OR (919) 807-2214 (OUTSIDE OF NORTH CAROLINA). THE LICENSE IS NOT AN ENDORSEMENT BY THE STATE. THE ADDRESS OF MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES IS 100 S. QUEEN STREET, SUITE 235, LANCASTER PA USA 17603.

Ohio

MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES IS LOCATED AT: 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603

Oregon

Mennonite Economic Development Associates is required to file a report with the State of Oregon for any solicitations made. The filing of such reports does not constitute endorsement by the State.

Pennsylvania

MEDA IS AN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION THAT SPECIALIZES IN CREATING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. 100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED TOWARDS OUR EXEMPT CHARITABLE PURPOSES.
THE ADDRESS OF MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES IS 100 S. QUEEN STREET, SUITE 235, LANCASTER PA USA 17603. THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION OF MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF STATE BY CALLING TOLL FREE, WITHIN PENNSYLVANIA, 1 (800) 732-0999. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT.

Rhode Island

100% OF YOUR GIFT MAY BE DEDUCTED AS A CHARITABLE CONTRIBUTION.

A DESCRIPTION OF THE CHARITABLE PROGRAM IS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST FROM: CALEB LONGNECKER-FOX, ASSOCIATE DEVELOPMENT OFFICER, MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. Queen Street, Suite 235, Lancaster, PA USA 17603.

Virginia

A FINANCIAL STATEMENT IS AVAILABLE FROM THE STATE OFFICE OF CONSUMER AFFAIRS IN THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND CONSUMER SERVICES, P.O. BOX 1163, RICHMOND, VA 23218.

Washington

THE REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY THE CHARITABLE SOLICITATIONS ACT IS ON FILE WITH, AND ADDITIONAL FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE INFORMATION CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE AT 1-800-332-4483. THE ADDRESS OF MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES IS 100 S. QUEEN STREET, SUITE 235, LANCASTER PA USA 17603.

West Virginia

WEST VIRGINIA RESIDENTS MAY OBTAIN A SUMMARY OF THE REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL DOCUMENTS FROM THE SECRETARY OF STATE, STATE CAPITOL, CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA 25305. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT.

Wisconsin

MEDA IS AN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT ORGANIZATION THAT SPECIALIZES IN CREATING BUSINESS SOLUTIONS TO POVERTY. 100% OF YOUR GIFT WILL BE USED TOWARDS OUR EXEMPT CHARITABLE PURPOSES.

A FINANCIAL STATEMENT OF THE CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION DISCLOSING ASSETS, LIABILITIES, FUND BALANCES, REVENUE AND EXPENSES FOR THE PRECEDING FISCAL YEAR WILL BE PROVIDED TO THE PERSON UPON REQUEST AND CAN BE OBTAINED BY CONTACTING: MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES, 100 S. QUEEN STREET, SUITE 235, LANCASTER PA USA 17603.

Canada

Alberta

MENNONITE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATES OF CANADA plans to raise $12 for every dollar we spend on fundraising campaigns this year. We expect to raise roughly $650,000 at a cost of roughly $54,000. The money raised will assist us in creating business solutions to poverty. You can designate your gift to a specific project as outlined in this appeal or choose to give where needed most. For further information, please contact Shirley Redekop, Associate Development Officer, 1 (800) 665-7026. Our address is 595 Parkside Drive, Suite 2, Waterloo, ON. Our head office is in Waterloo, ON.

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Updated April 2024