LMV is a non-profit volunteer-run charity.    That means that we have no paid staff.   All expenses are paid for by donations and our members.   All services are provided free to our clients.

GuideStar's Mission

To revolutionize philanthropy by providing information that advances transparency, enables users to make better decisions, and encourages charitable giving.

Our Profile on GuideStar

Charity Navigator

Founded in 2001, Charity Navigator has become the nation's largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities..

Our Report on Charity Navigator

Choosing a Charity

We appreciate that choosing a charity to give to can be challenging. The New York Times published an article that we thought you may find helpful:

How to Choose a Charity Wisely - The New York Times