Better Business Bureau Report for
Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition

Better Business Bureau Report issued July 2013
Better Business Bureau Report expires July 2016

Does not meet one or more standards
This charity does not meet one or more of the 20 standards for Charity Accountability. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition
Address: 1301 Akers Avenue
  Jeffersonville, IN 47130
Phone: 812-288-2706
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1996, Indiana
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: The Hoosier Hills Aids Coalition is a voluntary, regional network of concerned professionals, lay volunteers, persons affected by HIV/AIDS, and community groups/agencies interested in providing a coordinated response to HIV/AIDS through education/prevention, resource development, human services, and public advocacy for the benefit and health of all citizens.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition does not meet the following 3 Standards for Charity Accountability.

Standard 6: Board Policy on Effectiveness - Have a board policy of assessing, no less than every two years, the organization's performance and effectiveness and of determining future actions required to achieve its mission.

The agency states that it has no policy on board assessment of organizational effectiveness.

Standard 7: Board Approval of Written Report on Effectiveness - Submit to the organization's governing body, for its approval, a written report that outlines the results of the aforementioned performance and effectiveness assessment and recommendations for future actions.

The agency states that it has not performed a board assessment of organizational effectiveness.

Standard 16: Annual Report - Have an annual report available to all, on request, that includes: (a) the organization's mission statement, (b) a summary of the past year's program service accomplishments, (c) a roster of the officers and members of the board of directors, (d) financial information that includes (i) total income in the past fiscal year, (ii) expenses in the same program, fund raising and administrative categories as in the financial statements, and (iii) ending net assets.

The agency states that it does not produce an annual report.

Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition meets the remaining 17 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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The Hoosier Hills Aids Coalition provides health and human services, including housing and utility assistance (HUD), medication, transportation and food assistance (various grants), to HIV/AIDS clients in southeast Indiana. The coalition also provides free educational programs to schools and drug treatment centers as well as jails and prisons.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012, Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition's program expenses were:

HOPWA 37,717
Housing 27,161
KY- DEFA 8,572
VOA- DEFA 5,546
DEFA - Floyd County 4,000
IN- DEFA 2,000
Total Program Expenses: $84,996
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Chief Executive : Patricia Griffith, Board Chair

Chair of the Board: Patricia Griffith
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Retired school teacher

Board Size: 8

Paid Staff Size: 0

The Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition is a volunteer organization and has no paid staff.
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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

The organization's primary method of fund raising is grantwriting.
Fund raising costs were % of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $89,021, 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 Hoosier Hills AIDS Coalition's IRS Form 990-EZ for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2012.

Source of Funds  
Metro Housing 37,177
IHCDA 27,161
Ky Aidswalk 8,572
VOA 5,546
Horseshoe Casino 4,000
ISDH 2,800
Indiana AIDS Fund 2,000
Step Up 1,718
Donations 47
Total Income $89,021


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 97%    Administrative: 3% 

Total income $89,021
Program expenses $84,996
Fund raising expenses
Administrative expenses 2,465
Total expenses $87,461
Income in Excess of Expenses 1,560
Beginning net assets 2,252
Ending net assets 3,812
Total liabilities 0
Total assets $3,812

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