Our Donor Promise

As a supporter, you can expect that:
  • Your gift will be used wisely. Albertina Kerr is one of the most cost efficient non-profit organizations in our community, spending 90 cents of every dollar on vital programs and services. 
  • We will maintain the highest standards in our program, development and business operations. We are members of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Oregon Alliance of Children’s Programs and adhere to their high ethical standards. Albertina Kerr Youth and Family Services is also accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. 
  • Any agreed upon restrictions you place on your gift will be honored. We will report to you the impact your gift made in the lives of children with emotional or mental health challenges and people with developmental disabilities served by Albertina Kerr. 
  • Our most recent audited financial statements and 990 forms are always available. You will receive Albertina Kerr’s annual report with a summary of financial statements, program accomplishments and leadership. 
  • Your privacy and security of personal information is our top concern. Our privacy policy is available here. We will not sell, share or give your name or information to other organizations. At any time you can request that your gift be anonymous. 
  • You can ask any question of Albertina Kerr and receive prompt truthful answers. We strive to be as transparent as possible in our business operations.
  • We deeply appreciate your gift to Albertina Kerr and extend an open invitation for you to become further involved. Not only is your financial support appreciated but your time and talent is treasured. We promise to offer a range of volunteer involvement opportunities where your skills and input will impact lives.
  • Albertina Kerr relies on fundraising to expand and improve the services and programs we provide that strengthen Oregon families and communities by helping children and adults with developmental disabilities and mental health challenges, empowering them to live richer lives. To limit or opt out of receiving fundraising appeals or other communications from Albertina Kerr, please use the form below or call 503-445-0775.