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Over the past year, expenses related to the site upkeep (from research to delivery) has increased ... while available funds to keep things afloat have decreased. We would love to continue bringing you the content, but we desperately need your help through monetary donations. Anything would help, from a one-off to small monthly donations.

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Who we are:

We are the Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance (acronym OCRT). We view ourselves as a bi-national religious organization:

Our American connections:
bullet Almost half of our visitors are from the U.S.
bullet Almost a third of our visitors are from China.
bullet Our essays are written with U.S. -- not Canadian -- spelling and punctuation.
bulletHalf of our volunteers live in the U.S.
bullet Most of our major purchases are made in the U.S.

bullet Essentially all of our revenue is from the U.S. from donations and banner ads.

bulletWe write mainly about the North American religious scene, with major emphasis on U.S. trends.

bullet Our web site server is located at Liquid Web in Michigan.

bulletWe have a post office box in Watertown NY.

Our Canadian connections:
bulletOur main office is located in Canada.
bulletThe OCRT is registered in Canada.
bulletHalf of our volunteers live in Canada.

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More information about us:

bulletProbably more information that you are really interested in absorbing: our purposes, beliefs, rules of engagement, how we got started, who we are, etc.
 
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bullet A past budget: Where we spend our money.
 
bulletHistory of our group: A personal account of the organization and development of the OCRT -- the sponsors of this web site. It was prepared for a book on religion on the Internet. 1
bulletAwards that our site has received
 
bullet Do you have any questions that we have not covered? Email us at [email protected]

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  1. B.A. Robinson, "Evolution of a religious web site devoted to tolerance," From Section 5 of Jeffrey K. Hadden & Douglas E. Cowan, "Religion and the Social Order, Volume 8: Religion on the Internet: Research prospects and promises," JAI/Elsevier Science, (2000), Pages 309 to 323. Read reviews or order this book safely from Amazon.com online book store

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