HERO is a tax-exempt, nonprofit organization recognized by the IRS pursuant to Section 501(c) of the United States Internal Revenue Code 26 U.S.C. § 501(c)(3).
Humanitarians for Education and Recreation Outreach (“HERO”) was organized exclusively for charitable purposes. Specifically, HERO is a nonprofit, charitable organization dedicated to putting educational and recreational supplies directly into the hands of children who do not have access to most modern comforts and opportunities.
HERO works directly with administrators of selected recipient organizations to ensure that supplies are properly received and distributed. HERO’s programs consist of donating educational and recreational goods to organizations targeted and selected by HERO’s Directors.
HERO is a 100% volunteer-based organization that provides a vehicle for its donors to enrich the lives of under-privileged children across the globe. Solicitations for donations are made through email contact and person to person contact. Donations are accepted through HERO’s website and deposited into HERO’s bank account. HERO’s Directors are volunteers and are not compensated for their time.
HERO is incorporated in the State of Illinois and HERO’s Articles of Incorporation are properly filed with the Illinois Secretary of State and Attorney General.