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|Name:||Audiences Unlimited, Inc.|
|Address:||1005 W Rudisill Blvd STE 304 |
|Fort Wayne, IN 46807-2172|
|Report Issued Date:||December 15, 2011|
|Report Expiration Date:||May 1, 2014|
|Original Business Start Date:||June 1972|
|Principal:||Ms. Lillian Embick, Executive Director|
|Customer Contact:||Ms. Lillian Embick, Executive Director -|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Senior Citizens Service Organization|
|BBB Accreditation:||This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.|
The purpose of Audiences Unlimited is to coordinate the cultural and entertainment resources of the community to benefit the institutionalized, elderly and handicapped residents who reside in nursing homes, retirement homes, and low-income senior housing apartment complexes. Free admissions are obtained & the necessary transportation is arranged. For those who cannot go out, capable programming is taken in the facilities and even bed-fast have musicians singing and playing to them in their rooms.
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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Audiences Unlimited, Inc. (AUI) continues to provide a higher quality of life for long-term care residents. Influence of AUI program has let to partnerships with 98% of the long term care facilities located in Allen and Noble Counties. The organization arranged 2,856 onsite programs and juke box parties. The Fort Wayne Philharmonic small ensemble groups made 81 performances for residents living in nursing homes throughout northeast Indiana. Two nutrition sites also benefited from these performances. The In-Community Events program allowed residents to enjoy a variety of holiday programs, summer activities and year-round popular attractions.
Fund raising cost were 5.02% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $270,140 are donations received as a direct result of fund raising activities.)
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 Audiences Unlimited, Inc.'s IRS Form 990 for the year ended June 30, 2011:
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