FAQ – Administration and Research
Q. What kind of an organization is AIRASE?
A. AIRASE is a 501(c)(3) charitable membership organization, formed to fund essential oil research and to dispense research information to the public for the awareness of essential oils. Your contribution is tax-deductible.
Q. How is my membership contribution used?
A. Your contribution is used in three areas:
- To fund research that is approved by members of the Board of Directors.
- Full-time employees which consists currently of the Executive Secretary and Treasurer and other necessary office expenses. All positions on the Board of Directors are volunteer positions with the exception of the Executive Secretary and Treasurer.
- To fund daily operations and expand member benefits.
Q. Who decides where my money is allocated?
A. The Board of Directors determines all administrative and research expenditures.
Q. What kind of research will AIRASE fund?