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Greater Dayton LGBT Center, Inc.


A BBB Accredited Charity since 09/23/2013.


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Greater Dayton LGBT Center, Inc.
Phone: (937) 274-1776
Address: PO Box 1203
Dayton, OH 45401
Website: www.daytonlgbtcenter.com
Report Expiration Date: August 1, 2015
Original Business Start Date: January 1976
Principal: Mr. Randy Phillips, President
Customer Contact: Mr. Randy Phillips, President - (937) 274-1776
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: April 1976, OH
Type of Business: Charity - Local
BBB Accreditation: This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Additional DBA Names

Greater Dayton LGBT Center

Stated Purpose

According to the Great Dayton LGBT Center, its mission is "to develop programs that enhance the lives of sexual minorities in the Miami Valley and Greater Dayton Area."


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

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Programs

Greater Dayton LGBT Center provides a newsletter, web site, hotline, community dinners, special events, a men's support group and an endowment fund.

For the year ended December 31, 2012, Greater Dayton LGBT Center, Inc.'s program expenses were:

Newsletter & Website:$1,115

Pride Partnership:
$25,158
 
Total Program Expenses:$26,273

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Randy Phillips, President
Chair of the Board:Vicki Hahn, President
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:United Way of the Greater Dayton Area
Board Size:10

Fund Raising

Greater Dayton LGBT Center raises funds through membership appeals, special events, print advertisements, internet appeals and public contributions.

Fund raising expenses for the year ending December 31, 2011 totaled 17% of total 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.


Notes and Comments

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Report as of March 27, 2015 15:24
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