BBB Reliability Report for
Rocky Mountain Communities
|Name:||Rocky Mountain Communities|
|Address:||225 E 16th Ave STE 1060 |
|Denver, CO 80203-1614|
|Report Creation Date:||July 17, 2014|
|Report Expiration Date:||July 17, 2016|
|Original Business Start Date:||April 1992|
|Principal:||Mr. Richard Taft, President & CEO|
|Customer Contact:||Kara Washburn, Executive Assistant - (303) 863-8651|
|Incorporated:||January 1992, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Community Development & Civic Organizations|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
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Rocky Mountain Communities' mission is to develop, own and manage affordable housing and provide support services to help individuals succeed in life.
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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Rocky Mountain Communities (RMC) provides housing for some of the most vulnerable people in the state - working people who earn 60% or less (in most cases) of the area's median income (AMI). In Denver, a family living on minimum wage would have to work 93 hours to afford a 2 bedroom apartment at fair market value. By offering rental rates below market value, RMC provides deserving families the opportunity to live in attractive and affordable communities, without sacrificing quality food, school supplies, medicine or much needed time with their family.
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 Rocky Mountain Communities's Group 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 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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