Press

Official ONETrack International (OTI) press announcements, awards and recognitions. For updates about OTI programming, please visit the news page.

Press Releases

February 22, 2021

ONETrack International reissued Platinum Seal of Transparency by GuideStar. 

Expert orphan-care agency ONETrack International (OTI) has again received the highest level of recognition from charity watchdog, GuideStar. GuideStar works to advance transparency and enable users to make better giving decisions.

OTI’s Media and Marketing Director, Hilary Hahn says, “Thank you to GuideStar for recognizing ONETrack International’s commitment to transparency as we work to solve the Global Orphan Crisis.” OTI was first issued Platinum status in 2020.

January 26, 2021

ONETrack International is recognized by funding platform Global Giving. 

Inspired orphan-care agency ONETrack International (OTI) received several levels of recognition from charity crowdfunding platform, Global Giving. Global Giving performs rigorous due diligence on every organization and connects donors with grassroots projects. The 2021 recognitions awarded to OTI include “Top Ranked”, “Effective” and “Vetted”.  

OTI’s Media and Marketing Director, Hilary Hahn says, “Global Giving is a trusted partner and we appreciate their recognition of our commitment and dedication to the beneficiaries we serve.” ONETrack International has been previously recognized with similar awards in 2020 and 2019.

October 11, 2020

ONETrack International issued Platinum Seal of Transparency by GuideStar. 

Innovative orphan-care agency ONETrack International (OTI) received the highest level of recognition from charity watchdog, GuideStar. GuideStar works to advance transparency and enable users to make better giving decisions. 

OTI’s Media and Marketing Director, Hilary Hahn says, “We appreciate GuideStar holding the industry to a standard and recognizing the organizations that go above and beyond in their respective service.” ONETrack International was previously recognized with the Gold Seal of Transparency.

February 11, 2020

ONETrack International certified 501(c)(3) by the IRS.

Resourceful orphan-care agency ONETrack International (OTI) has now received 501c3 status from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). To meet the requirements, OTI demonstrated that it was organized and operated exclusively for charity and none of its earnings are received by any private shareholder or individual.

OTI’s Executive Director, Shaun Bamforth says, “Now that ONETrack International has been approved by the IRS as a tax-exempt, charitable organization, we look forward to expanding our efforts as we work to solve the Global Orphan Crisis.” ONETrack International originated as a Cameroon-based project known as CameroonONE.

In the News

Aug 23, 2021 – Kristin Frauenhoffer
good news for you
“ONETrack International: Every child needs a family”
https://goodnews-for-you.de/onetrack-international-every-child-needs-a-family/

Aug 16, 2021 – Podcast with Luke Martiros
Why It Matters
“Interview with Todd Finklestone: Responding to Disasters while Helping Orphaned Children”
https://anchor.fm/luke-martiros/episodes/Todd-Finklestone-Responding-to-Disasters-while-Helping-Orphaned-Children-e15r7c5/a-a6c38l5

Sep 10, 2020 – Kim Dunlap
Kokomo Tribune
“The power of music: Kokomo’s Erica Rumbley teaches Yazidi refugees in Greece”
https://www.kokomotribune.com/news/local_news/the-power-of-music-kokomo-s-erica-rumbley-teaches-yazidi-refugees-in-greece/article_918355cc-f2ad-11ea-a5b3-6fc52a09d5ff.html

Jul 15, 2020 – William Newlin, Sports Editor
The Red & Black Publishing Company, Inc
“Senior Georgia swimmer Veronica Burchill prepares for Tokyo 2021 after canceled final championship”
https://www.redandblack.com/sports/senior-georgia-swimmer-veronica-burchill-prepares-for-tokyo-2021-after-canceled-final-championship/article_049f1676-c645-11ea-952b-0fb543aaa1d7.html

Jul 16, 2018 – Sarah Min
Investment News
“Finalists announced for 12th annual Invest in Others Awards”
https://www.investmentnews.com/finalists-announced-for-12th-annual-invest-in-others-awards-75059

Awards & Recognition