Dallas Regional Anthropomorphic Meeting Association

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The Dallas Regional Anthropomorphic Meeting Association (DRAMA) is a 501(c)7 nonprofit organization responsible for funding and organizing Furry Fiesta.[1]

As of June 2013, its board members were:

The organization was registered on March 13th, 2008 with the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts.[2] Its purpose is to "[provide] venues for the social gathering of writers, artists and craftpeople to facilitate greater understanding of the various aspects of anthropomorphic art forms" and "[generate] funds for distribution to 501(c)3 charities that match the interests and concerns of said community (in particular those that promote the well-being of animals and humans)."[1]

DRAMA's average annual gross receipts were below $50,000 as of 2011.[3] Its supported charity is the Center for Animal Research and Education (CARE), a local animal rescue facility.[4]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Furry Fiesta FAQ, Retrieved 19 May 2008
  2. Franchise Tax Certification of Account Status from the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts website. Retrieved 31 May 2010.
  3. [ http://apps.irs.gov/app/eos/displayEPostcard.do?dispatchMethod=displayEpostInfo&ePostcardId=1659766&ein=262243688&exemptTypeCode=&isDescending=false&totalResults=5&postDateTo=&ein1=&state=TX&dispatchMethod=searchEpostcard&postDateFrom=&country=US&city=Dallas&searchChoice=ePostcard&indexOfFirstRow=0&sortColumn=ein&resultsPerPage=25&names=Furry+Fiesta&zipCode=&deductibility=DRAMA Form 990-N e-Postcard] (2011)
  4. Furry Fiesta website. Retrieved 5 August 2008.