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Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.

$10 Donation to Help Supply Bullet- and Stab-Protective Vests for Police Dogs

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  • 100% of donations go directly to Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. Donations are automatically applied. See Grassroots FAQs that apply to this campaign.
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Questions and Answers 7 questions

Q:

I understand that Groupon sends 100% of my donation to K9s Inc, but what percentage of the donation does K9s Inc actually use to purchase the dog vests versus salaries etc. ?

Kathleen C.  asked on  Mar 1, 2014

A:

All donations to this Grassroots campaign will be used by Vested Interest in K9s, Inc. to supply bullet- and stab-protective vests for police dogs.

tony R.  from  Groupon  replied on  Mar 4, 2014

Q:

I'm in Canada. Would like to donate for a dog on the Canadian police force or RCMP. How do I do that.

Sandra T.  asked on  Feb 23, 2014

A:

Sorry, they only work with K9s within the United States.

tony R.  from  Groupon  replied on  Feb 25, 2014

Q:

How many active duty dogs are there and how many need vests? What part of the country are you giving the vests to?

Naomi D.  asked on  Feb 21, 2014

A:

According to their website, priority shall be given to Massachusetts K-9s, followed by New England area K-9s and followed by K-9s outside of New England based on an application process. You can read more about this here.

tony R.  from  Groupon  replied on  Feb 21, 2014

Q:

Do you know to what police department the k9 vests will go to?

M A.  asked on  Feb 20, 2014

A:

Please click here to read about their three-tiered waiting list.

tony R.  from  Groupon  replied on  Feb 20, 2014

Q:

Is my donation to Vested Interest tax deductible?

Vicki G.  asked on  Feb 20, 2014

A:

According to the IRS "You may deduct charitable contributions of money or property made to qualified organizations if you itemize your deductions." (IRS Publication 78). You'll need to register your donation with the featured organization to obtain the required documentation and consult a tax professional. Their contact information can be found on the Groupon you receive in your Groupon account once you've completed your purchase.

tony R.  from  Groupon  replied on  Feb 20, 2014

Q:

I just need to purchase the groupon for the donation to apply right? I don't need to go any website to activate it? Just making sure my donation doesn't go to waste, thanks!

Olga  asked on  Feb 16, 2014

A:

Yes, you don't need to do anything else for your donation to be sent.

Ariella M.  from  Groupon  replied on  Feb 16, 2014

Q:

Does 100% of my donation go to the Winnipeg police forces ? Also, is there a tax receipt over a certain amount of money?

Bobbi M.  asked on  Feb 16, 2014

A:

100% of donations go directly to Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.

Ariella M.  from  Groupon  replied on  Feb 16, 2014

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