Every non-profit organization has an obligation to inform donors
regarding how their contributions are spent. In addition to providing
our supporters with financial information, we also want to explain our
overall goal and approach to spending.
SAENís goal is to
end the use of animals in experimentation.
is two-fold -- one, by educating the general public about the reality of
what happens in animal laboratories, and two, by providing guidance and
information to local and national activists regarding vivisection.
During 2006 our work generated over 70 separate pieces of media coverage
about animal experimentation, educating millions of people with the
facts about the lives and deaths of animals in labs.
two full-time staff persons work more than full-time hours for salaries
of $11,208 with minimal benefits. Our office space is donated. Much of
our office equipment is donated. When traveling, we often stay with
local activists to minimize costs.
The bottom line is
that we stretch your donation dollars as far as possible. We believe
very strongly that a contribution to SAEN gives you the best results for
your donation dollar.