Decatur County Community Schools
Administrative Guidelines
 

7230 - PUBLIC GIFTS TO THE CORPORATION

To be acceptable, a gift or donation must have a purpose consistent with those of the Corporation, be offered by a donor acceptable to the Board, and become Corporation property.

In addition, a gift or donation must not:

 

A.

begin a program which the Board would be unwilling to take over when gift and grant funds are exhausted;

     
 

B.

bring undesirable or hidden costs to the Corporation;

     
 

C.

place restrictions on the Corporation;

     
 

D.

be inappropriate or harmful to the educational program of the Corporation or to students;

     
 

E.

imply endorsement of any business or product;

     
 

F.

be in conflict with any provision of the General School Laws or public laws.

A letter of appreciation, signed by the Superintendent shall be sent to the donor, including the estimated value of the gift.

© Neola 2004