friendly Bengal Association
July 10th, 2000
International Bengal Breeders' Association, Inc. (TIBBA) is a non-profit
corporation composed of a group of dedicated breeders, owners and enthusiasts
who are united in their efforts to preserve, improve and promote the future
of all generations of the domestic Bengal cat. One of TIBBA's goals
is to provide education to the general public, pet owners and Bengal cat
is a proud Charter member of the
Progressive Cat Breeders' Alliance
is not required to register your cats with IPCBA to become a member or
to hold an office in TIBBA or in one of the IPCBA Chartered Breed Associations.
Inc., is a legitimate 501c3 non-profit, membership owned organization.
In keeping with their goals to promote, preserve and protect all generations
of Bengal cats, TIBBA's Executive Board set up a Bengal Rescue Committee
and a Designated Bengal Rescue Fund. This designated fund was established
to assure that 100% of these funds will be used for Bengal cat rescue efforts.
TIBBA members are personally, actively rescuing displaced Bengal cats,
as well as finding new suitable homes for them. TIBBA's Designated
Rescue Funds are disbursed with Board approval, for necessary health care,
basic supply needs, adoption fees, and transportation expenses, when necessary
as long as funds are available. TIBBA Inc. has also donated funds
to legitimate 501c3 feline no kill sanctuaries.
term "Bengal cat" refers to pedigreed Bengal cats and Bengal cat mixes.
We encourage you to make tax deductible donations to this very worthy cause
to help save Bengal cats from possible euthanasia. Please send your Tax
deductible donation to:
deductible donations can also be sent through https://www.paypal.com
to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please
keep in mind that Paypal charges fees for credit card and debit card payments
which will be deducted from any donations.
you wish to apply for reimbursement to help defray some of the cost incurred
in rescuing a Bengal cat please print and complete this form (Application
for TIBBA Bengal Rescue Funds). Also, if you are aware of any
Bengal cats in need of rescue, want to help in Bengal rescue efforts, or
are seeking additional information or assistance, please contact
TIBBA Inc. helps rescue workers with financial support in good faith.
TIBBA Inc. does not accept responsibility for the behavior of these workers
or for the cats they rescue and place. Those who are involved in
physically rescuing and/or placing Bengal cats, do so by their own authority
and not by any authority of TIBBA Inc..
note: Not all Bengal Rescue or Bengal cat organizations soliciting
funds are legitimate organizations. This means they can not legally
solicit and receive tax deductible donations, nor have any oversight to
assure the funds will all be used for what they were intended. In
order to assure your generous donations are tax deductible and legally
managed, please ensure you are donating to an IRS approved 501c3 organization
like TIBBA Inc.. All 501c3 non-profit and all not-for-profit organizations
MUST by law provide a copy of their "Determination Letter" of tax status
from the Internal Revenue Service whenever requested.
encourages it members to be actively involved in any and all domestic cat
registries, (such as TICA, AACE, ACF, ACFA, CCA, FIFE, GCCF, NZCF,
QICC, and UFO) and all legislative issues that have the potential to effect
are encouraged to join TIBBA's WebRing.
Galleries of all TIBBA recognized
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text and photographs are the property of TIBBA and may not be copied, reproduced
or reprinted without written authorization.
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