Guidelines for the 2020-21 WCSCC Charity Nominations

·      For WCSCC Members nominating a charity to be supported for 2020-21 charity cycle, please read and complete this form with your Charity. This charity cycle term will run from June 1, 2020, until May 31, 2021.  Completed forms must be turned into Sandy Elliott at 1880 Sugarloaf Club Drive by no later than 5 pm on Wednesday, April 29, 2020.  

GUIDELINES

·     Five (5) qualified charities will be supported each charity cycle unless fewer than five (5) qualified charities are nominated, in which event all of the nominated qualified charities will be supported during that charity cycle.  If there are more than five (5) qualified charities nominated, the qualified nominated charities will be presented to the WCSCC for selection by ballot to the WCSCC Charities, Inc. Board of Directors.

In order to qualify, the nominated charity must meet the following criteria established by the WCSCC Charities:

1.  The charity must me nominated by a Women's Club member in good standing.

2.   The Charity must be a 501(c)3.

3. The nominated charity must provide service to the community without regard to political                   affiliation, race, color, religion, sex, age or national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or status as a veteran, or any other reason defined and prohibited by applicable law.

4.  The nominated charity's mission must be in line with WCSCC Charity's mission:  

                WCSCC Charities, Inc. mobilizes the Sugarloaf community to support local charities 

           whose purposes are to improve the financial, emotional and /or physical wellbeing of 

           families and individuals living in Gwinnett County.


5.  The nominated charity must benefit the local area and /or have ties to Gwinnett County.

6. A charity can be selected for only four consecutive years, and after being selected for four (4) consecutive years, the charity will be considered a "term-limited charity".  A term- limited charity will be required to take a one (1) year hiatus from being supported unless fewer than five (5) qualified charities that are no not term-limited have been nominated for a charity cycle.  In the event, a term-limited charity can qualify  for selection.  If more term-limited charities are nominated than there are remaining open spots, all of the term- limited charities will be presented to the WCSCC membership for selection by ballot to fill he remaining open sport as the final WCSCC meeting for the year.