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BBB Reliability Report for

Fill My Cup!

This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Name: Fill My Cup!
Phone: (704) 605-4366
Address: 3301 Beatties Ford Rd
Charlotte, NC 28216-3737
Report Creation Date: November 6, 2013
Report Expiration Date: November 6, 2015
Original Business Start Date: June 2002
Principal: Ms. Sheila Laury, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Ms. Sheila Laury, Executive Director -
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: June 2002, NC
Employees: 1 Full Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Local

Stated Purpose

Fill My Cup is a community-based organization helping individuals within the inner city of Charlotte reach their full potential by offering adult literacy skills, adult basic education, GED preparation, and life skills.

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.


Fill My Cup provides adult literacy programs, adult basic education programs, and GED preparation for adult learners.

Total Program Expenses:$1,334


Chief Executive Officer:Sheila Laury, Executive Director
Board Size:5
Paid Staff Size:1 Full Time.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Fundraising methods include grant appeals and online via the organization's website.

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 Fill My Cup!'s 990-EZ for the year ended May 31, 2012:

 Total Income:$1,337
Expenses  % of total
% of total
 Programs:$1,334 100.00%99.78%
 Fund Raising:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Administrative:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Other:$0 0.00%0.00%
 Total Expenses:$1,334
Excess of Income over Expenses$3
Ending Net Assets:$5

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

Additional Contact Information

Additional Addresses
PO Box 480301
Charlotte, NC  28269-5338

ID: 219033
Report as of March 27, 2015 15:55
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