BBB Reliability Report for
Metrolina Association for the Blind
|Name:||Metrolina Association for the Blind|
|Address:||704 Louise Ave |
|Charlotte, NC 28204-2128|
|Report Creation Date:||August 1, 2012|
|Report Expiration Date:||September 3, 2014|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1938|
|Principal:||Mr. Robert Scheffel, President|
|Customer Contact:||Mr. Robert Scheffel, President - (704) 372-3870 or|
|Incorporated:||January 1938, NC|
|Employees:||45 Full Time.|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local|
|BBB Accreditation:||Metrolina Association for the Blind is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
Metrolina Association for the Blind helps people overcome the everyday problems associated with blindness and severe visual impairment.
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
Charities that meet the Standards for Charity Accountability are eligible to participate in BBB Wise Giving Alliance Charity Seal program. The seal, which can be displayed on the charity's web site and in printed materials, helps inform the public that the charity meets these standards. This organization participates in this program.
Metrolina Association for the Blind offers a full-array of rehabilitation services locally and supplies companies and departments of education with braille and large print documents and textbooks for customers and students who are blind and visually impaired.
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 Metrolina Association for the Blind's IRS 990 for the year ended June 30, 2011:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
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