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Center for Prevention Services

A BBB Accredited Charity since 06/09/2014.

This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Center for Prevention Services
Phone: (704) 375-2550
Fax: (704) 333-3784
Address: 1117 E Morehead St # 200
Charlotte, NC 28204-2870
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Report Creation Date: November 19, 2015
Report Expiration Date: October 15, 2017
Original Business Start Date: January 1971
Principal: Ms. Angela Allen MA, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Ms. Angela Allen MA, Executive Director - (704) 375-2550
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: September 1971, NC
Employees: 11 Full Time. 1 Part Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Human Services (i.e. assistance to individuals & families)
BBB Accreditation: Center for Prevention Services is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Stated Purpose

Substance Abuse Prevention Services, Inc. provides education and materials that promotes substance abuse prevention.

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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Total Program Expenses:$599,251


Chief Executive Officer:Ms. Angela Allen, Executive Director
Board Size:12
Paid Staff Size:11 Full Time. 1 Part Time.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Substance Abuse Prevention Services, Inc.'s fundraising methods includes direct and indirect public support, government contributions, 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.


According to Center for Prevention Services's Audited Financial Statements for the year ended June 30, 2015:

 Total Income:$713,286
Expenses  % of total
% of total
 Programs:$599,251 74.40%84.01%
 Fund Raising:$15,572 1.93%2.18%
 Administrative:$190,613 23.67%26.72%
 Other:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Total Expenses:$805,436
* Excess of Expenses over Income$92,150
Ending Net Assets:$491,399
Total Assets$535,514
Total Liabilities$44,115

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

ID: 140436
Report as of August 28, 2016 15:19
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