Better Business Bureau Report for
Rauch, Inc.

Better Business Bureau Report issued December 2014
Better Business Bureau Report expires December 2016

This BBB Accredited charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Rauch, Inc.
Address: 845 Park Place
  New Albany, IN 47150
Phone: 812-945-4063
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1953, Indiana
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: The mission of Rauch, Inc. is to support people with disabilities and their families while encouraging a community that acknowledges the value and contribution of all people.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Rauch, Inc. meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Rauch, Inc programs and services include: ACCESS-- a community support program designed to assist individuals in making informed decisions, and helping them to become more independent and valued contributors in the community. Adult Developmental Activities--better known as ADA, this program is designed to provide services to adults who have more significant disabilities. These disabilities can be mental, physical, behavioral or a combination of all. Children's Services/Early Intervention and Healthy Families Floyd County--offers support, encouragement and therapies for families with children ages 0-3 who are experiencing developmental delays or have a diagnosed disability. Employment Services--provides placement services to clients by assisting each individual in obtaining and maintaining community-based employment through functional assessments, job explorations, and intense employment consultation Interpreting Services--offers interpreting for both hearing impaired (through American Sign Language, English, and Finger spelling) and those with low English proficiency (over 16 languages and dialects available) Rauch Industries--offers both "sheltered" and competitive work opportunities. Supported Living--provides continuous support for clients on Medicaid Waivers who chose to live on their own.

For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013, Rauch, Inc.'s program expenses were:

Supported Living 2,079,505
Industrial Work Services 1,900,402
First Steps 1,475,386
Employment Services 546,218
Adult Day Activity 480,244
Access 370,603
Childrens Services 234,804
Healthy Families 178,248
Total Program Expenses: $7,265,410
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Chief Executive : Bettye Dunham, CEO

Chair of the Board: Steve Naville
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Attorney

Board Size: 14

Paid Staff Size: 160

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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

Methods of fund raising include direct mail, invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements, television, radio, grant proposals, internet, planned giving arrangements, and membership.

In addition, Rauch, Inc. is a Metro United Way member agency.

Fund raising costs were 23% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $737,288, 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 Rauch, Inc.'s audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2013.

Ending net assets as reported below include $6,377,547 in unrestricted net assets and $3,117,752 in temporarily restricted net assets.

Unrestricted net assets include $3,625,235 in unrestricted funds and $2,752,312 in Board designated funds.

Total assets as reported include $5,619,681 invested in property, land, and equipment.

Source of Funds  
Government grants 5,858,167
Contract and service income 2,006,807
Contributions 549,474
Realized and unrealized gains on investments 293,637
Special events 98,189
Other grants 89,625
Investment income 60,173
Other 7,938
Total Income $8,964,010


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 88%  Fund Raising: 2%  Administrative: 10% 

Total income $8,964,010
Program expenses $7,265,410
Fund raising expenses 169,732
Administrative expenses 855,688
Total expenses $8,290,830
Income in Excess of Expenses 673,180
Beginning net assets 8,822,119
Ending net assets 9,495,299
Total liabilities 1,104,751
Total assets $10,600,050

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