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Soliciting Charitable Donations Within A Shop

A few shops who support or who champion a particular charity that is near and dear to their heart, have mentioned this on their shop's home page, asking for donations from both buyers and other shops or stating that a certain percentage of proceeds will be donated to charity. While we fully support charitable giving, we do not feel that the Ruby Lane sales venue is appropriate for such solicitations. One's choice of charity is a highly personal one. Asking for a contribution may make those unable to do so uncomfortable, and may be viewed by others as exploitative, and an infringement. We appreciate your understanding.