BBB Reliability Report for
Colorado Coalition for the Homeless
|Name:||Colorado Coalition for the Homeless|
|Address:||2111 Champa St |
|Denver, CO 80205-2529|
|Report Creation Date:||June 10, 2014|
|Report Expiration Date:||June 10, 2016|
|Original Business Start Date:||May 1984|
|Principal:||Mr. John Parvensky, President|
|Customer Contact:||Mr. John Parvensky, President|
|Incorporated:||January 1984, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Human Services (i.e. assistance to individuals & families)|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
The Mission of Colorado Coalition for the Homeless is to work collaboratively toward the prevention of homeless and the creation of lasting solutions for homeless and at-risk families, children, and individuals throughout Colorado. CCH advocates for, and provides a continuum of, housing a variety of services to improve the health, well being and stability of those it serves.
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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Colorado Coalition for the Homeless currently operates over sixteen programs, serving families and homeless individuals, including health care for the homeless at Stout Street Clinic; Family Support Services including emergency and transitional housing services; Rural Initiatives providing transitional and permanent housing with supporting services in fourteen rural communities; housing development in metro-Denver; property management for eleven CCH housing communities; comprehensive mental health services program; job training and employment; emergency services for homeless individuals; Benefit Acquisition and Retention Assistance; Early Childhood Education and childcare; integrated Substance Treatment Services programs; two Housing First programs; housing programs for chronically homeless adults with substance treatment issues; and street outreach.
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 Colorado Coalition for the Homeless's Audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2012:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
BBB processed a total of 2 complaints about this organization in the last 36 months, our standard reporting period.
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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