Mental Health, Crisis Intervention

Finding You Sanctuary

Pairing veterans bearing invisible wounds with rescued dogs

Franklin, MA

Mission

The FYS is a non-profit 501(c)(3) with a threefold mission that focuses on helping to restore the souls of our:​ --Warrior Veterans living with invisible wounds, by pairing them with --Dogs rescued from euthanasia. We also look to help our --Communities learn to share with our Veteran Families in the "reciprocal, social contract between warrior, citizen and nation."

Ruling Year

2017

Co-Founder/Chairperson/Core Program Director/Lead Behavior Specialist

Lynne Karli

Co-Founder/President/Executive Director

Chuck McStay

Main Address

204 Forest St

Franklin, MA 02038 USA

Keywords

Finding You Sanctuary, Veterans, PTSD, TBI, MST, Rescue Dogs, Dog Euthanasia, Community Responsibility

EIN

82-1517618

 Number

4268310899

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Mental Health Treatment (F30)

Animal Protection and Welfare (includes Humane Societies and SPCAs) (D20)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

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Our programs

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Finding You Veteran's Program

Finding You Rescue Dog Adoption Program

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No