Better Business Bureau Report for
Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments

Better Business Bureau Report issued March 2011
Better Business Bureau Report expires March 2012


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: Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments
Address: 1750 S. Big Bend Blvd.
  St. Louis , MO 63117
Phone: 314-776-1300
314-776-7808
Web Address: www.dgckids.org
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1951, Missouri
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: "exists to help infants and young children who are blind or visually impaired reach their full potential by providing individualized education, therapy and support services to them and their families."

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Evaluation Conclusions

              

Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments (DGC) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Programs

              

Early Intervention Services, Support Services, Vision Screening, Seminars, and Resouce Materials.

For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2010, DGC's program expenses were:

  
Education, Therapy and Family Support 761,986
Total Program Expenses: $761,986
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Governance

              

Chief Executive : Deborah Naucke, Executive Director
Compensation*: 
$77,092

Chair of the Board: Joseph Toohey
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Owner, 2eCreative

Board Size: 24

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:

direct mail, invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals, internet, Capital Building Campaign
Fund raising costs were 21% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $680,696, 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 DGC's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2010.

Source of Funds  
Contributions 407,643
Program 268,351
Realized and Unrealized Gain on Investments 233,934
Special Events 130,506
Bequest 77,695
Grants 64,352
Investment Income 58,873
Miscellaneous 2,843
In Kind Donations 500
Total Income $1,244,697


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Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 78%  Fund Raising: 14%  Administrative: 8% 

Total income $1,244,697
Program expenses $761,986
Fund raising expenses 143,058
Administrative expenses 83,469
Total expenses $988,513
Income in Excess of Expenses 256,184
Beginning net assets 4,955,254
Ending net assets 5,211,438
Total liabilities 883,455
Total assets $6,094,893


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