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Union County Community Shelter


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Name: Union County Community Shelter
Phone: (704) 289-5300
Address: 311 E. Jefferson St.
Monroe, NC 28112
Website: www.unionshelter.org
Report Creation Date: April 28, 2016
Report Expiration Date: April 30, 2018
Original Business Start Date: January 1993
Principal: Ms. Kathy Bragg, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Ms. Kathy Bragg, Executive Director - (704) 289-5300 or
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: January 1993, NC
Type of Business: Charity - Human Services (i.e. assistance to individuals & families), Charity - Local

Stated Purpose

Union County Community Shelter provides emergency housing and food to the homeless of Union County and to provide care management services to assist homeless gain self sufficiency.


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.


Programs

Total Program Expenses:$631,682

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Kathy Bragg, Executive Director
Board Size:25
Paid Staff Size:12 Full Time.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Union County Community Shelter's fundraising methods include 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.


Financial

According to Union County Community Shelter's IRS 990 for the year ended June 30, 2015:

Income
 Total Income:$752,202
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$631,682 83.72%83.98%
 Fund Raising:$34,974 4.64%4.65%
 Administrative:$87,857 11.64%11.68%
 Other:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Total Expenses:$754,513
 
* Excess of Expenses over Income$2,311
Ending Net Assets:$294,280
Total Assets$326,136
Total Liabilities$31,856

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


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ID: 212915
Report as of March 21, 2017 19:45
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