Code of Ethics

 

As a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, Speigner Grant Solutions abides by the organization's standards.

The Association of Fundraising Professionals believes that ethical behavior fosters the development and growth of fundraising professionals and the fundraising profession and enhances philanthropy and volunteerism. AFP Members recognize their responsibility to ethically generate or support ethical generation of philanthropic support.

Speigner Grant Solutions shall: 

  • Meet the legal requirements for the disbursement of funds if they receive funds on behalf of a donor or client.

  • Neither offer nor accept payments or special considerations for the purpose of influencing the selection of products or services. not pay finder’s fees, commissions or percentage compensation based on contributions.

  • Be permitted to accept performance-based compensation, such as bonuses, only if such bonuses are in accord with prevailing practices within the members’ own organizations and are not based on a percentage of contributions.

  • Not accept compensation or enter into a contract that is based on a percentage of contributions; nor shall members accept finder’s fees or contingent fees.