OFAC Issues General License to All US Non-Profit Organizations to Send Funds to Iran for Earthquake Relief Purposes

Today, Barbara Hammerle, Acting Director of the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) at the U.S. Department of Treasury issued a 45-day general OFAC license to all US Non-Governmental Organizations registered as an IRS Code section 501(c)(3) organization to collect and send funds to Iran for humanitarian and reconstruction activities in the earthquake stricken areas of Iran. 
 
For more information please visit: http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/Programs/Documents/iran_glc.pdf
 
IABA is proud to have been part of the effort to convince the Obama administration to help the victims in Iran.