NMNWSE is a registered 501(c)(3) public charity.
Our public charity status is 170(b)(1)(A)(vi).
Donations are deductable to the extent provided by law.
Our legal name is "New Mexico Network for Women in Science and Engineering, Inc". We are also known as "NMNWSE", and we were formerly known as the "Network for Women in Science and Engineering, Inc". If you need a copy of our most recent determination letter from the IRS, dated May 8, 2013, please contact the NMNWSE Board.
Our tax year is Oct 1 - Sep 30 (eg, FY 2010 was 10-1-2010 thru 9-30-2011).
Members needing nontaxable transaction certificates or other nontaxable ID numbers for allowable purchases should contact the NMNWSE treasurer.
See also our Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, and Policies and Procedures.
If you need further information, you may:
Please note that, while we try to keep this information current, the links to non-NMNWSE sites may have changed since this page was last updated (Aug 2013).
If the links are broken use your search engine to find the new location, or contact the NMNWSE webmaster.
- Contact the NMNWSE Board
Look us up via the NM Attorney General Charity Search.
Look us up via the NM Office of the Secretary of State, Business Services Division
(Note: the NM Corporations Bureau was recently moved to the Office of the Secretary of State, and is no longer found under the NM Public Regulatory Commission)
Look us up via GuideStar.
direct link to our entry
Note that by registering with Guidestar (free) you may view additional
details about our organization.
However, to view details such as our determination letter one would need to purchase Guidestar Premium.
If you need a copy of the determination letter it is far cheaper to simply contact the board and ask us for a copy.
Look us up using the IRS
direct link to our entry
To check our listing in the publically available version of the IRS master file:
The instruction manual for the IRS Master File data (linked from the Master File Data page)
indicates this code means we are a public charity which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public, or 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
go to http://www.irs.gov
click on "Tax Stats" (under "Information about" at the bottom right of this page)
This takes you to a "Tax Statistics" page - now click on "Exempt Org. Master File" (under Charitable & Exempt Org. Statistics at top right)
This takes you to the page titled "SOI Tax Stats - Exempt Organizations: IRS Master File Data".
Scroll down this page to the box for New Mexico and click on the A-Z Excel Table (the person at the IRS recommend not trying to use the unformatted version - she said the formatted was much easier).
Find us in the Excel file just downloaded under 850283394 or NETWORK FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING INC
Look at our entry in column N which has the "Foundation Code". It should be "15"