Better Business Bureau Report for
Muscular Dystrophy Association

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


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Charity Contact Information

Name: Muscular Dystrophy Association
Address: 1941 Bishop Lane, Suite 511
  Louisville, KY 40218
Phone: 502-456-1440
Web Address: www.mda.org
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1950, New York
Affiliates: 100 chapters throughout the U.S.
Stated Purpose: The mission of the Muscular Dystrophy Association is "to cure muscular dystrophy, ALS and related diseases by funding worldwide research, and to provide comprehensive health care and support services, advocacy and education."

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Evaluation Conclusions

              

The Muscular Dystrophy Association office in Kentucky is the local affiliate of the national Muscular Association headquartered in Tucson, Arizona.

The BBB Wise Giving Alliance reviews and reports on nationally soliciting charities. The WGA issues the full BBB accreditation report for MDA which shows that the organization meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.

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Muscular Dystrophy Association meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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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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