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Ice Cream, Milk & Cheese PAC

PACIce Cream, Milk & Cheese PAC is the political action committee (PAC) for the members and employees of the International Dairy Foods Association (IDFA), Milk Industry Foundation (MIF), National Cheese Institute (NCI) and the International Ice Cream Association (IICA).

The PAC, which allows IDFA members to pool their resources and speak in a unified voice, is an integral part of IDFA's legislative efforts on Capitol Hill.

For more information on the PAC, please visit IDFA's members only section or contact Colin Newman, Manager of Legislative Affairs and Political Programs at (202) 220-3518 or

Contributions to Ice Cream, Milk & Cheese PAC are entirely voluntary.  You may refuse to contribute without fear of reprisal. Any contribution guidelines or suggested giving levels are merely for convenience and only a suggestion.  More or less than the suggested amount may be given.  The amount you give, or the refusal to give, will not benefit or disadvantage you.  Contributions to Ice Cream, Milk & Cheese PAC are used for political purposes and are not deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.  No person may contribute more than $5,000 per calendar year to Ice Cream, Milk & Cheese PAC. Only U.S. citizens and persons lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the U.S. may contribute. No contributions by corporations (i.e., no corporate checks or corporate credit cards) or by federal contractors. Contributions must be made with personal funds and may not be expensed, reimbursed or paid by any other person. Federal law requires us to use best efforts to collect and report the name, mailing address, occupation and employer of persons who contribute more than $200 in a calendar year.

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