|Name:||The Action Center Inc.|
|Address:||8755 W 14th Ave |
|Lakewood, CO 80215-4863|
|Report Creation Date:||January 10, 2014|
|Report Expiration Date:||January 10, 2016|
|Original Business Start Date:||October 1968|
|Principal:||Mag Strittmatter, Executive Director|
|Customer Contact:||Valarie Abney, Office Manager -|
|Incorporated:||October 1968, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Human Services|
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The mission of the Action Center is to provide an immediate response to basic human needs and promote pathways to self sufficiency.
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.
The Action Center is a haven of hope for the homeless as well as singles, couples and families who find themselves at risk of becoming homeless. Their services are designed to meet the immediate needs while then connecting clients to additional services.
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 The Action Center Inc.'s Audited Financial Statements for the year ended June 30, 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 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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