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Assistance League of Charlotte


A BBB Accredited Charity since 12/19/2010.


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Assistance League of Charlotte
Phone: (704) 525-5228
Fax: (704) 525-5245
Address: PO Box 471112
Charlotte, NC 28247-1112
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Website: www.charlotte.assistanceleague.org
Report Creation Date: December 18, 2013
Report Expiration Date: December 30, 2017
Original Business Start Date: July 1992
Principal: Ms. Susan Brackett, CEO
Customer Contact: Ms. Susan Brackett, CEO
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: June 1995, NC
Employees: 1 Full Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Human Services (i.e. assistance to individuals & families), Thrift Shops
BBB Accreditation: Assistance League of Charlotte is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Stated Purpose

The Assistance League of Charlotte reports it is a volunteer organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and families through community-based philanthropic programs.


Evaluation Conclusions

This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. This organization meets all those Standards and is a BBB Accredited Charity.


BBB Charity Seal Participation

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Programs

The Assistance League of Charlotte was founded in 1992 as a Guild of National Assistance League (NAL). It became the 93rd chapter of NAL in 1995 and has five philanthropic projects funded through grants, community donations and a thrift shop.

Total Program Expenses:$459,581

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Ms. Susan Brackett, CEO
Board Size:9
Paid Staff Size:1 Full Time.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:According to the Assistance League of Charlotte, the fundraising methods used include the operation of a thrift shop and invitations to fundraising events, memberships, and grants.


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.


Financial

According to Assistance League of Charlotte's Audited Financial Statement for the year ended May 31, 2015:

Income
 Total Income:$810,790
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$459,581 73.49%56.68%
 Fund Raising:$136,547 21.83%16.84%
 Administrative:$29,235 4.67%3.61%
 Other:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Total Expenses:$625,363
 
Excess of Income over Expenses$185,427
Ending Net Assets:$1,227,982

* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.


Additional Contact Information

Additional Addresses
3405 S Tryon St
Charlotte, NC  28217-1349

Additional Phone Numbers
Tel: (704) 525-5000


ID: 109818
Report as of March 21, 2017 17:38
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