BBB Reliability Report for
Assistance League of Denver
|Name:||Assistance League of Denver|
|Address:||1400 Josephine St |
|Denver, CO 80206-2213|
|Report Creation Date:||October 27, 2014|
|Report Expiration Date:||October 27, 2016|
|Original Business Start Date:||October 1955|
|Principal:||Ms. Linda Heise, President|
|Customer Contact:||Ms. Linda Heise, President|
|Incorporated:||January 1955, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Children & Youth|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
Mission Statement - Assistance League of Denver is a nonprofit volunteer organization serving children and adults though its philanthropic programs.
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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Operation School Bell - New School clothes, health kit and book for children in need
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 Assistance League of Denver's IRS Form 990 for the year ended May 31, 2014:
* 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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