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May 11, 2021 School Board Meeting
Policy 6605 Crowdfunding - New Policy
Meeting Date(s)
Consent Type

The purpose of the policy is to ensure compliance with all applicable federal and state laws, Florida State Board of Education Rules, Board policies, administrative rules, procedures, and guidelines. In addition, the proposed policy promotes transparency and accountability.

Summary of Proposed Policy

  • This new policy will apply to the use of any form of crowdfunding utilizing an online service or website-based platform for the financial benefit or gain of the District.
  • Through the use of personal networking, social media platforms, and other Internet-based resources, funds are solicited or raised to support a specific campaign or project.
  • The proposed policy encompasses the suggested language from NEOLA.

 Board Policy 6605 Crowdfunding will appear before the Board on the following dates:

  • Work Session – 4/27/2021
  • Rule Development Workshop – 5/11/2021
  • School Board Meeting Information – 5/11/2021
  • School Board Meeting Approval – 5/25/2021
  • Effective Date – upon approval
Authority for Action
F.S. 1001.41; F.S. 1001.42; F.S. 1001.43; F.S. 1010.01; F.S. 1010.20; F.S. 1011.07; F.A.C. 5P-1.003; F.A.C. 6A-1.001; F.A.C. 6A-1.087; F.A.C. 6A-1.091; 7 C.F.R. Part 210; 7 C.F.R. Part 220; 42 U.S.C. 1779
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
Source of Funding

Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds
Financial Impact
FY Amount Budgeted Fund Cost Center Project Function Object Program
Legal Counsel Review
Yes - Review Date: 04/05/2021
Cindy Lesinski, Chief Financial Officer, ext. 11600
6605 Crowdfunding Policy for 5-11-21 Board RD Workshop.pdf
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