BBB Reliability Report for
|Address:||1139 Delaware St |
|Denver, CO 80204-3607|
|Report Creation Date:||October 23, 2013|
|Report Expiration Date:||October 23, 2015|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1987|
|Principal:||Mr. James H. Goodard, President & CEO|
|Customer Contact:||Mr. David Fickel, Director of Finance and Admin. -|
|Incorporated:||January 1987, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Health|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
Additional DBA Names
9Health Fair Mission: To promote health awareness and to encourage individuals to assume responsibility for their own health.
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.
In the Community - 9Health conducts health fairs offering free or low cost health screenings to any participant in attendance. In addition, the fairs also provide health educational materials and information, encourage participants to establish and maintain a personal wellness program, and help participants the relationship between positive lifestyles and their overall effects.
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 9Health Fair's Audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2012:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
All charitable organizations soliciting contributions in Colorado -- with a few specific exceptions listed in the Charitable Solicitations Act at 6-16-104(6)(a)-(c), C.R.S. -- must submit an initial registration statement with the Secretary of State and receive a registration number. After the initial registration, annual registration statements must be renewed each year by the 5th day of the fifth month after the close of the organizationâ€™s fiscal year. In addition, all solicitation campaigns utilizing paid solicitors as defined at 6-16-103(7), C.R.S. must be listed on separate Solicitation Notices, which should be filed online by the paid solicitor.
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