Full-Circle Fundraising LLC adheres to the strict ethical and professional standards set forth by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), and the Grant Professionals Association (GPA). These include:
1. Members shall not accept compensation that is based on a percentage of contributions or contingent upon award of a grant.
2. Members may accept from employers performance-based compensation, such as bonuses, provided they are in accord with prevailing practices within the organization and are not based on a percentage of contributions.
3. Members shall not pay finder's fees to obtain donors and shall take care to discourage their organizations from making such payment(s).
4. Members shall, when stating fundraising results, use accurate and consistent accounting methods that conform to the appropriate guidelines adopted by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) for the type of organization involved.