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Artemis Center


A BBB Accredited Charity since 01/20/1997.


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Artemis Center
Phone: (937) 461-5091
Fax: (937) 461-2852
Address: 310 W Monument Ave
Dayton, OH 45402
Website: www.artemiscenter.org
Report Expiration Date: February 1, 2016
Original Business Start Date: June 1985
Principal: Ms. Judy Strnad, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Ms. Judy Strnad, Executive Director - (937) 461-5091
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: January 1984, OH
Employees: 18 Full Time.
Type of Business: Charity - Local, Domestic Abuse Services, Marriage, Family, Child, Individual Counselors, Professional Services - General, Support Groups, Youth Organizations & Centers
BBB Accreditation: This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Additional DBA Names

Artemis Center for Alternatives to Domestic Violence

Stated Purpose

According to Artemis Center for Alternatives to Domestic Violence, its mission is "leading the community in its commitment to end domestic violence."


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

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.


Programs

Artemis Center for Alternatives to Domestic Violence's services include court advocacy; a crisis program which includes a hotline; a children's program designed to aid in the healing process for child witnesses of domestic violence; an integration project designed to address simultaneous issues of child abuse, neglect and domestic violence; and a clinical volunteers program.

Total Program Expenses:$1,059,432

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Patti Schwartztrauber, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:Steve Wargo
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:Houser Asphalt & Concrete
Board Size:14
Paid Staff Size:18 Full Time.

Fund Raising

Artemis Center for Alternatives to Domestic Violence raises funds through direct mail appeals, special events, grant proposals, planned giving and internet appeals.

Fund raising expenses for the year ending December 31, 2012 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 Artemis Center's audited financial statement for the year ended December 31, 2012:

Income
 Grants from governmental agencies$689,298
 United Way contributions$132,992
 Contributions$170,770
 In-kind support$45,130
 Special events$50,992
 Investment income$50,984
 Other revenue$976
 Net assets released from restriction$128,826
 Total Income:$1,269,968
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$1,059,432 82.93%83.42%
 Fund Raising:$159,735 12.50%12.58%
 Administrative:$58,309 4.56%4.59%
 Total Expenses:$1,277,476
 
Excess of Income over Expenses$-7,508
Ending Net Assets:$1,820,659

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: (937) 222-7233
Tel: (937) 461-7910


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Report as of November 23, 2014 17:49
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