PETBUCKs, a non-profit corporation, is committed to operate all of its activities within the spirit and letter of all laws affecting its business and team members. All team members must exercise the highest level of integrity, ethics and objectivity in actions and relationships which may affect the Organization. Our guiding principles also include respecting others, and transparency in everything we do.
PETBUCKs, a non-profit corporation (hereinafter PETPUCKs) is committed to operate all of its activities within the spirit and letter of all laws affecting its business and staff members. All volunteers/employees must exercise the highest level of integrity, ethics and objectivity in actions and relationships which may affect the Organization, or where the volunteer/employee represents or negotiates on behalf of the Organization. Volunteers/employees must not misuse the authority or influence of their positions in these relationships.
To ensure the highest level of objectivity in dealing with its vendors, suppliers, contractors and agencies, volunteers/employees shall not:
Entertainment and/or gifts to any members, associates, donors, members of the governing body and/or any other persons dealing/associated with PETBUCKs activities, should always be in good taste, modest and should not be of a character or amount which is intended to influence the individual from making an independent decision.
The Organization shall not authorize or condone any payment by a volunteer/employee that is in the nature of an undisclosed commission, kickback or bribe to a third party for obtaining discretionary business, a contract, a competitive award or otherwise bestowing a special favor. Likewise, no payment shall be made to any sales agent, consultant or other independent third party with the intent or understanding that any part of such payment is to be used for any purpose or remitted to any other person or entity other than as described by the invoice or document supporting the payment. No deviation from this policy is authorized under any circumstance.