The organization must currently be exempt from taxes under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, current in its annual registration with the Georgia Secretary of State’s office through 2019, and current in any required 990 or 990-N filings.
The charitable organization or, if applicable, the charitable organization’s program, must either (a) serve Cobb County residents at a location in Cobb County, or (b) serve Cobb County residents at a location which shares a city or ZIP code with Cobb.
The organization must maintain a social media presence or a website.
If the program to be registered with THE CONNECTION is administered by a place of religious worship, the program must be designed to serve the broader community and may not be evangelistic by design.
If the program to be registered with THE CONNECTION is administered by a school, college or university, it must provide benefits or services that are designed to meet student or community needs beyond the academic or competitive sports arenas.