BBB Reliability Report for
Senior Assistance Center
|Name:||Senior Assistance Center|
|Address:||2839 W 44th Ave |
|Denver, CO 80211-1428|
|Report Creation Date:||February 3, 2014|
|Report Expiration Date:||February 3, 2016|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1981|
|Principal:||Carol "CJ" Johnson, Executive Director|
|Customer Contact:||Carol "CJ" Johnson, Executive Director|
|Incorporated:||January 1981, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Elderly, Charity - Human Services|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
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The mission of the Senior Assistance Center (SAC) is to promote the self-sufficiency of all senior citizens in the Denver Metro area and to ensure that no senior citizen goes without the necessities of life, including shelter, food, and public services.
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
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The Senior Assistance Center works to alleviate poverty and promote economic security by providing social service opportunities for senior citizens to meet their basic human needs. Programmatic activities include:
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 Senior Assistance Center's Audited Financial Statements for the year ended March 31, 2013:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
BBB processed a total of 1 complaint 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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