|Address:||P O Box 750804 |
|Dayton, OH 45475|
|Report Expiration Date:||November 1, 2015|
|Original Business Start Date:||August 1996|
|Principal:||Mr. Christopher Ptachik, Chairman|
|Customer Contact:||Mr. Christopher Ptachik, Chairman - (937) 848-4698|
|Incorporated:||August 1996, OH|
|Employees:||1 Part Time.|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
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According to CHEERS, Inc., its mission is "to promote fulfilling lives for adults with developmental disabilities."
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.
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The organization offers recreational, educational and social activities for its members in an atmosphere of dignity, acceptance, respect and well-being.
CHEERS, Inc. raises funds through membership fees and contributions.
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 CHEERS's IRS Form 990 for the year ended December 31, 2012:
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Report as of January 26, 2015 03:21
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