A vital component of any business is strong community support and Pacific
Online remains solidly committed to giving back to its community. Pacific
Online offers 50% discounted monthly web hosting for 501
(c)3 non-profit organizations.
- we limit our non-profit packages to
those non-profits with gross annual revenues under $100,000 per year.
- Due to demand we now limit new
non-profit accounts to two (2) per month. A waiting list will be
established if demand exceeds the monthly limit
Pacific Online provides:
- 5 email accounts - up to 25 aliases
- 100mb web site hosting
- No expiration date on the account
- A listing & description on our Non-Profit
The non-profit organization agrees to:
- Recommend Pacific Online to its
- Include a Pacific Online logo on their
main web page
- Keep on file & distribute Pacific
For more information about Pacific Online's
non-profit program please email firstname.lastname@example.org
What is included with
the non-profit hosting program?
100mb of web site space, 5
emails, a domain name transfer and FTP access are included with the
non-profit web hosting account. A 56k dialup connection to the
Internet is not included.
How much does a 56k Dialup connection to the Internet cost?
The price for a 56k dialup account is discounted at $15/month for
non-profit organizations. The 56k Dialup connection is normally $17.95/month. There is a
7.5% discount for annual
How many non-profits can sign up with Pacific Online each month?
Pacific Online accepts up to
two 501 (c)3 non-profit organizations per month. If there are more
requests than two, a waiting list will be established. If there is a
waiting list, but you want to begin service immediately, you may
initially pay for the service. Once your turn on the waiting list is
up you will be considered part of Pacific Online’s non-profit
hosting program and the service will be free for the web hosting.
Do you have an annual revenue
We do. We limit our non-profit packages to those non-profits with
gross annual revenues under $100,000 per year. All other requests will
be subject to individual review.
What type of paperwork is required?
We require the following: A. A copy of a tax-exempt status
form such as 501 (c)(3) B. An annual report, budget, or
equivalent accounting document (Note: Gross revenue needs to be under
$100,000 per year. All other requests will be subject to individual
review), and C. one or two newspaper articles or brochures
providing information about the organization
What does Pacific Online require of the non-profits?
Non-profit organizations need to keep on file and distribute
Pacific Online Internet Access brochures to their organization
members. Brochures will be provided by Pacific Online – more can be
requested as needed. Pacific Online also requests the Non-Profit to
display a hyper linked Pacific Online Logo on their main web site (for more
information see below). We recommend mention of Pacific Online in
organization promotional material such as newsletters & brochures,
and or promotional events.
Where should the Pacific Online hyper linked
logo be put on the non-profit web site?
The Pacific Online hyper linked
to be in a prominent location on the main web page of your website.
Many non-profits have placed this either at the top or bottom of their
main web page.
What other community activities is
Pacific Online involved with?
Pacific Online supports diverse
programs and organizations such as the Luther Burbank Center for the
Arts, the Cal Trans Adopt-A-Highway,
Sonoma State Athletics, and the annual California Coastal Cleanup.
Does Pacific Online’s non-profit
program ever expire?
Pacific Online places no
expiration dates on any of its non-profit accounts.
THE LOGO SECTION
The following are various sized
logos. The approximate
pixel and kb size of each logo is listed next to the link.
We require all non-profits to have a hyper linked Pacific Online logo in a
prominent location on their web site. You can download a horizontal and
vertical version of the Pacific Online logo here.