Better Business Bureau Report for
Community Coordinated Child Care

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

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: Community Coordinated Child Care
Address: 1215 South Third Street
  Louisville, KY 40203
Phone: 502-636-1358
Web Address:
Also known as:4-C
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1971, Kentucky
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: 4-C is the central point of contact for community child care needs and serves as a voice for children and families. Community Coordinated Child Care, Inc. (4-C) realizes its mission by: Identifying and developing resources for families and child care programs. Partnering with business, government and communities to demonstrate that child care is critical to social well being and economic development. Collecting, developing and disseminating information about child care programs for young children and families. Advocating for children and families on a local, state, and national level.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Community Coordinated Child Care (4-C) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Community Coordinated Child Care, Inc. (4-C) is a child care resource and referral agency. 4-C provides the following services: -- nutritional training and consultation -- family child care recruitment which develops and trains family child care homes --early intervention for preschool children The organization also offers child care resource and referral services to parents and to the broader community. Provides training for child care providers and parents.

For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013, 4-C's program expenses were:

Program services 2,324,163
Total Program Expenses: $2,324,163
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Chief Executive : Susan Vessels, Executive Director

Chair of the Board: Lea Fischbach
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Volunteer

Co-Chair of the Board : Cecelia Price

Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Vice President, Chief Communications Officer, Archdiocese of Louisville

Co-Chair of the Board : Sarah Waskey

Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Treasurer, CPA, Welenken CPAs

Board Size: 20

Paid Staff Size: 20

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


Method(s) Used:

Fund raising methods include grant proposals and memberships. The agency also receives a substantial amount of fees and grants from governmental agencies.

In addition, Community Coordinated Child Care is a Metro United Way member agency.

Fund raising costs were 9% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $555,629, 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 4-C's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013.

Ending net assets as reported below include $262,142 in unrestricted net assets and $139,172 in temporarily restricted net assets.

Unrestricted net assets as reported include $108,074 in unrestricted net assets and $154,068 invested in land, building, and equipment, net of debt.

Source of Funds  
Fees and grants from governmental agencies 1,495,070
Contributions and grants 389,322
Program and service fees 205,871
Metro United Way 139,172
Membership dues 27,135
Miscellaneous 10,080
Total Income $2,266,650


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 93%  Fund Raising: 2%  Administrative: 5% 

Total income $2,266,650
Program expenses $2,324,163
Fund raising expenses 50,669
Administrative expenses 129,829
Total expenses $2,504,661
Expenses in Excess of Income (238,011)
Beginning net assets 639,325
Ending net assets 401,314
Total liabilities 209,198
Total assets $610,512

This BBB report was originally issued in January 2013. Financial information in the report was updated in March 2014.

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