(a)   "Charitable contribution" is a contribution for the use of a State or political subdivision thereof, the United States, or a corporation organized and operated exclusively for religious, charitable, scientific, literary, educational, or like purposes.
   (b)   For purposes of this section “charitable organization” is any person/entity, with a retail outlet in the City of Elyria, and which has been determined by the Federal Internal Revenue Service to be a tax-exempt organization pursuant to section 501(c)(3) and which is established for any benevolent, philanthropic, humane, social welfare, public health, or other eleemosynary purpose, or for the benefit of law enforcement personnel, firefighters or other persons who protect the public safety.
   (c)   "Donation bin" is an unattended receptacle or container made of metal, or other fire-resistant material designed or intended solely for the collection and temporary storage of donated clothing, shoes, books, or other salvageable personal property.
   (d)   "Site host" is the owner or lawful occupant (or their respective representatives) of the site of a collection bin within the City.
(Ord. 2016-64.  Passed 6-16-16; Ord. 2018-142.  Passed 9-17-18.)