Better Business Bureau Report for
Association of Horizon, Inc.

Better Business Bureau Report issued October 2012
Better Business Bureau Report expires October 2014

This BBB Accredited charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Association of Horizon, Inc.
Address: 3712 North Broadway
Suite #335
  Chicago, IL 60613
Phone: 773-477-5170
Web Address:
Also known as:Horizon
Association of Horizon
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1992, Illinois
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: An organization of people with and without physical disabilities that provides opportunities for individuals to challenge themselves, develop responsibility and grow through interacting and working together.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Association of Horizon, Inc. meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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The Association of Horizon is an organization with hundreds of volunteers, that provides opportunities for adults with and without physical disabilities to socialize, interact and learn from one another.

For the fiscal year ended July 31, 2012, Association of Horizon, Inc.'s program expenses were:

Camp 77,434
20th Anniversary Party 3,900
Fall Weekend 1,284
Storage Rental 1,276
Horizon Hope 1,000
Holiday Shopping trip 887
Hackney's Recruitment Party 420
Rush game/wolves game -34
Total Program Expenses: $86,167
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Chief Executive :

Chair of the Board: Lori Moore
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: President

Board Size: 12

Paid Staff Size: 0

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.
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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

direct mail, invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals, internet
Fund raising costs were 16% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $81,201, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)
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Tax Status


This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
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The following information is based on Association of Horizon, Inc.'s unaudited financial statements for the fiscal year ended July 31, 2012.

Source of Funds  
Golf Outing 22,609
General Donations 21,924
Grants 16,500
Small Fundraisers 10,761
Annual Raffle 9,407
Interest 150
Total Income $81,351


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 76%  Fund Raising: 11%  Administrative: 13% 

Total income $81,351
Program expenses $86,167
Fund raising expenses 12,753
Administrative expenses 14,194
Total expenses $113,114
Expenses in Excess of Income (31,763)
Beginning net assets 111,298
Ending net assets 79,535
Total liabilities 1,679
Total assets $81,214

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