Better Business Bureau Report for
Lifeskills Management Center, Inc.

Better Business Bureau Report issued March 2013
Better Business Bureau Report expires March 2015


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Charity Contact Information

Name: Lifeskills Management Center, Inc.
Address: 413 E. Santa Fe
  Olathe, KS 66061
Phone: 913-254-0001
Web Address: www.theskillstosucceed.org
Also known as:d.b.a. Skills to Succeed
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Formerly known as:N/A

Year, State Incorporated: 1991, Kansas
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: Lifeskills Management Center, Inc., d.b.a. Skills to Succeed equips youth, adults and their families with the skills to thrive through providing solutions, resources and support. Services help youth and adults with an Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, high anxiety and other clinical and developmental needs and programs designed to help families parent with intent.

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Evaluation Conclusions

              

Lifeskills Management Center, Inc. meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Programs

              

Groups and individual counseling for anger management, skill development and social/recreational activity to foster inclusion and vocational preparedness. Adult day care and summer day camps for children are available for year-round placement and participation.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, Lifeskills Management Center, Inc.'s program expenses were:

  
Total 153,685
Total Program Expenses: $153,685
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Governance

              

Chief Executive : Hal Bordy, Executive Director
Compensation*: 
$36,000

Chair of the Board: Barbara Ladd, President
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: professor

Board Size: 8

Paid Staff Size: 7

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

              

Method(s) Used:

invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals
Fund raising costs were 31% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $16,499, 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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Financial

              

The following information is based on Lifeskills Management Center, Inc.'s audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012.

Source of Funds  
Government grants 100,090
Interest Income 27,779
Client fees 22,739
Unrealized gains 21,562
Realized gains investments 10,896
Contributions/grants 8,664
United Way 8,521
Special events 7,835
Other 617
Total Income $208,703


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Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 92%  Fund Raising: 3%  Administrative: 5% 

Total income $208,703
Program expenses $153,685
Fund raising expenses 5,182
Administrative expenses 8,302
Total expenses $167,169
Income in Excess of Expenses 41,534
Beginning net assets 981,637
Ending net assets 1,023,171
Total liabilities 772
Total assets $1,023,943


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