Operation Nightwatch is supported by lots of individual donors, some foundations, churches and community groups, and businesses. But the vast majority of support for the organization comes through folks who see the good we do, and make a commitment to make it possible.
All donations are handled in a way consistent with generally accepted accounting principles. Each month, the Board of Directors looks at giving and spending for the organization. Every other year, a full audit is conducted by Finney, Neill, and Company, PS, with a formal review on the other years.
Operation Nightwatch is a 501(c)(3) organization according to the Internal Revenue Service. We are also registered as a charitable organization by Washington’s Secretary of State. Our Federal tax identification number is 91-0964027.