In these troubled financial times, banks really should be more careful. Be that as it may, we do now possess a little piece of Visa magic. I haven't actually scratched away the protective film covering the PIN as it's only been a few hours, and I'm still expecting some rather sheepish officials to come knocking on my door asking for the card back.
And the good times continue to roll because, yes indeedy, we are also now officially a registered NPC ( non profit company ) with our very own reg: number - 2012/153075/08
To continue this crazy roller-coaster of a day, thanks to the wonders of the interwebby, we also have a Paypal account.
What all of these things mean is that everybody can start donating and not worry, we're legit. And just to confirm, Dave will have absolutely no access to the bookkeeping side of business. That job lies in the incredibly capable ( some might say over qualified ) hands of Gordon "Oupa Luva-Luva" Kraut.
You can make your deposits directly into Vidamago's bank account, but don't delay. Today's story on the BBC suggests that both Europe and the USA can expect a downturn in the economy, so hurry and donate while you still have some spare change. It's going to disappear in any case, but wouldn't it be nice to know that it left you in search of a project aiming to save the planet than lost in another bank going bust ?