BBB Reliability Report for
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center
|Name:||Colorado Nonprofit Development Center|
|Address:||789 N Sherman St STE 250 |
|Denver, CO 80203-3539|
|Report Creation Date:||February 4, 2015|
|Report Expiration Date:||February 4, 2017|
|Original Business Start Date:||December 1998|
|Principal:||Melinda Higgs, President/CEO|
|Customer Contact:||Melinda Higgs, President/CEO|
|Incorporated:||January 1998, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Community Development & Civic Organizations|
Additional DBA Names
To foster the development of a healthy and vibrant nonprofit sector in Colorado by enhancing the effective and efficient use of community resources, and by supporting the development of charitable projects and nonprofits.
This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. Donors must decide for themselves the relative importance of the Standards in question.
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center does not meet the following 1 Standards for Charity Accountability.
Colorado Nonprofit Development Center meets the remaining 19 Standards for Charity Accountability.
CNDC provides qualified emerging and transitioning nonprofits with comprehensive fiscal sponsorship, which includes operating under CNDC's 501(c)(3) umbrella, an existing back-office infrastructure, and the support of a team of nonprofit management professionals.
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 Nonprofit Development Center's Audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2013:
* 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 organization‚Ä™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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