The NAACP is partnering with Airbnb to get people in “communities of color” to rent out their extra rooms — in exchange for the civil-rights organization getting a 20 percent cut of the fees, the short-term rental service said Wednesday. The move is supposed to help Airbnb clean up its image following reports of racist...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
MARCH 31, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
C T CORPORATION SYSTEM
111 EIGHTH AVENUE
NEW YORK, NEW YORK, 10011
NYS Entity Type
FOREIGN BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - AIRBNB PAYMENTS, INC.
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