BBB Charity Review


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Name: Alzheimer's Association, Miami Valley Chapter
Phone: (937) 291-3332
Fax: (937) 291-0463
Address: 31 W. Whipp Road
Dayton, OH 45459
Website: www.alz.org/dayton
Report Expiration Date: December 1, 2015
Original Business Start Date: January 1982
Principal: Mr. Eric VanVlymen, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Mr. Eric VanVlymen, Executive Director - (937) 291-3332
Incorporated: January 1982, OH
Employees: 12 Full Time. 2 Part Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Local

Stated Purpose

According to the Alzhiemer's Association Miami Valley Chapter, its mission is to "eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all afflicted, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health."


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

Alzheimer's Association, Miami Valley Chapter provides support to Alzheimer's impacted individuals and families through assistance, education, research and advocacy.

Total Program Expenses:$969,790

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Eric Van Vlymen, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:David Dudon, President
Board Size:11
Paid Staff Size:12 Full Time. 2 Part Time.

Fund Raising

Alzheimer's Association, Miami Valley Chapter raises funds through direct mail appeals, grant proposals, planned giving and special events.

Fund raising expenses for the year ending June 30, 2013 totaled 15% of related contributions.


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 Alzheimer's Association, Miami Valley Chapter's audited financial statements for the year ended June 30, 2013:

Income
 Federal campaign$30,234
 Government grants$233,404
 Other grants$42,310
 Contributions and bequests$211,640
 Donated services$59,750
 Net assets released$31,185
 Fundraising events$458,406
 Total Income:$1,066,929
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$969,790 84.76%90.90%
 Fund Raising:$154,869 13.54%14.52%
 Administrative:$19,484 1.70%1.83%
 Total Expenses:$1,144,143
 
Excess of Income over Expenses$-77,214
Ending Net Assets:$1,546,760

Notes and Comments

The BBB's Charitable Advisory Service reports on local charities and determines if they meet the voluntary BBB Standards for Charity Accountability addressing governance and oversight, measuring effectiveness, finances, fund raising and informational materials.


Additional Contact Information

Additional Phone Numbers
Tel: (800) 272-3900


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