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Men's Shelter of Charlotte, Inc.


A BBB Accredited Charity since 03/26/2009.


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Men's Shelter of Charlotte, Inc.
Phone: (704) 334-3187
Fax: (704) 334-1545
Address: 1210 N. Tryon St.
Charlotte, NC 28236-6471
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Website: www.mensshelterofcharlotte.org
Report Creation Date: April 18, 2013
Report Expiration Date: April 18, 2015
Original Business Start Date: January 1981
Principal: Mr. W. Carson Dean, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Mr. W. Carson Dean, Executive Director - (704) 334-3187 or
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: July 1985, NC
Employees: 29 Full Time. 38 Part Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Local
BBB Accreditation: Men's Shelter of Charlotte, Inc. is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Additional DBA Names

MSC
Men's Shelter

Stated Purpose

Men's Shelter of Charlotte's mission is to provide safe emergency shelter while working to end homelessness for each man.


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

Men's Shelter of Charlotte's programs include Emergency Shelter, Housing, Employment, Medical Respite, and Severe Weather Overflow Shelter.

Total Program Expenses:$3,269,233

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Carson Dean, Executive Director
Board Size:17
Paid Staff Size:29 Full Time. 38 Part Time.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Men's Shelter of Charlotte's fundraising methods include appeals to individuals, foundations, congregations, corporations, and major gift donors. MSC is a United Way Partner Agency.


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 Men's Shelter of Charlotte, Inc.'s IRS 990 for the year ended June 30, 2012:

Income
 Total Income:$3,414,764
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$3,269,233 84.49%95.74%
 Fund Raising:$362,059 9.36%10.60%
 Administrative:$237,884 6.15%6.97%
 Other:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Total Expenses:$3,869,176
 
* Excess of Expenses over Income$454,412
Ending Net Assets:$2,075,832
Total Assets$3,218,111
Total Liabilities$1,142,279

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


Additional Contact Information

Additional Addresses
PO Box 36471
Charlotte, NC  28236-6471


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ID: 117569
Report as of December 25, 2014 16:27
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