BBB Reliability Report for
The Denver Center for Crime Victims
|Name:||The Denver Center for Crime Victims|
|Address:||PO Box 18975 |
|Denver, CO 80218-0975|
|Report Creation Date:||March 8, 2013|
|Report Expiration Date:||March 8, 2015|
|Original Business Start Date:||January 1987|
|Principal:||Ms. Cathy Phelps, Executive Director|
|Customer Contact:||Ms. Cathy Phelps, Executive Director - (303) 860-0660|
|Incorporated:||January 1987, CO|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - Human Services|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
Additional DBA Names
The Denver Center for Crime Victims (CCV) provides culturally and linguistically responsive programs, health promotion and crime prevention education. Our services are broad, supporting survivors of simple theft, domestic and sexual violence, to suicide/homicide survivors. We provide crisis intervention, case management, financial assistance, client relocation, integrated physical and mental health programs and more, all without financial cost to our clients
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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The Denver Center for Crime Victims is a nonprofit agency that provides comprehensive services to victims of crime in Denver, including: information and referral, crisis intervention, case management, trauma counseling, emergency services and financial aid, advocacy and support groups. Specialized programs provide services to elderly or disabled victims; children who are victims/witnesses of crime, and legal immigration services for battered immigrants seeking to self-petition under the Violence Against Women's Act. DCCV services are free, confidential and provided by professional counselors, staff attorneys, and college-level interns.
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 Denver Center for Crime Victims's Audited Financial Statements for the year ended December 31, 2011:
* 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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