By making full and accurate information about its mission, activities, finances, and governance publicly available, Friends of the Marblehead Fireworks, Inc. practices and encourages transparency and accountability to the general public.

These are the governing documents of the Friends of the Marblehead Fireworks that were used to establish this non-profit organization in early February 2014:

In addition, we filed for section 501(c)3 tax-exempt status with the IRS in late February have received official certification of our 501(c)3 status in July 2014. Here is the actual Form 1023 filing, the IRS receipt that the filing and user fee were received properly, as well as the official certification of our 501(c)3 tax-exempt status: