Better Business Bureau Report for
Megan Meier Foundation

Better Business Bureau Report issued August 2011
Better Business Bureau Report expires August 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: Megan Meier Foundation
Address: 17295 Chesterfield Airport Road, #200
  Chesterfield , MO 63005
Phone: 636-777-7823
Web Address: www.meganmeierfoundation.org
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 2007, Missouri
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: "exists to bring awareness, education and promote positive change to children, parents and educators in response to the bullying and cyberbullying in our children's daily environment."

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Evaluation Conclusions

              

Megan Meier Foundation (MMF) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Programs

              

Education- speaking with children, parents and educators. We explain the story of Megan Meier and talk about the consequences of bullying and cyberbullying. We also teach proper online safety and how to protect yourself.

For the fiscal year ended June 1, 2010, MMF's program expenses were:

  
Speaking Engagements 43,256
Total Program Expenses: $43,256
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Governance

              

Chief Executive : Tina Meier, Executive Director
Compensation*: 
$60,000

Chair of the Board: John Hesse
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Megan Meier Foundation

Board Size: 9

Paid Staff Size: 1

*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, telephone, invitations to fund raising events, radio, grant proposals, internet, door to door
Fund raising costs were 5% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $16,848, 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 MMF's IRS Form 990-EZ for the fiscal year ended June 1, 2010.

Source of Funds  
Program Service Revenue 43,976
Special Events (net) 10,866
Contributions and Grants 5,982
Other Revenue 24
Total Income $60,848


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Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 96%  Fund Raising: 2%  Administrative: 2% 

Total income $60,848
Program expenses $43,256
Fund raising expenses 802
Administrative expenses 803
Total expenses $44,861
Income in Excess of Expenses 15,987
Beginning net assets 11,279
Ending net assets 27,266
Total liabilities 1,062
Total assets $28,328


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