This confirms that Human Rights Watch (HRW) is the fiscal sponsor of The Campaign to Stop Killer Robots’ charitable program. Funds donated here will be used for joint campaigning activities by the Campaign to Stop Killer Robots.
HRW is a New York Not-For-Profit Corporation qualified as exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. A copy of our federal determination letter is available upon request. As of this date, HRW has received no notice from the Internal Revenue Service that its status has been changed.
For legal and accounting purposes, we need to advise you that, under our fiscal sponsorship agreement with The Campaign to Stop Killer Robots, HRW retains full discretion and control over the use of such funds to accomplish the charitable purposes of the approved program. This power includes the unilateral right to redirect funds to a different beneficiary who can accomplish the purposes of this program if for some reason The Campaign to Stop Killer Robots cannot. (See Financial Accounting Standards Board’s Statement No. 136.)