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Epilepsy Center of Northwest Ohio, Inc.


A BBB Accredited Charity since 07/27/2000.


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Epilepsy Center of Northwest Ohio, Inc.
Phone: (419) 867-5950
Fax: (419) 867-5954
Address: 1701 Holland Rd
Maumee, OH 43537-1646
Website: www.epilepsycenter.org
Report Issued Date: April 23, 2015
Report Expiration Date: April 19, 2017
Original Business Start Date: November 1957
Local Start Date: June 1977
Principal: Mr. Roy J. Cherry, Executive Director
Customer Contact: Mr. Roy J. Cherry, Executive Director - (419) 867-5950
Email Address:
Employees: 50 full time and 18 part time
Type of Business: Charity - Local
BBB Accreditation: Epilepsy Center of Northwest Ohio, Inc. is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Stated Purpose

The mission of the Epilepsy Center of Northwest Ohio is to improve the lives of people affected by epilepsy and those with developmental disabilities.


Evaluation Conclusions

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

Charities that meet the Standards for Charity Accountability are eligible to participate in BBB Wise Giving Alliance Charity Seal program. The seal, which can be displayed on the charity's web site and in printed materials, helps inform the public that the charity meets these standards. This organization participates in this program.


Programs

Currently we serve over 60 individuals with developmental disabilities in the Toledo area. The services that we provide these individuals include residential services, such as assistance with activities of daily living, adult day programming, transportation and supported employment. We also provide awareness, education and outreach for over 100 people with epilepsy, including a Family Camp every summer.

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Programming:$2,216,639
 
Total Program Expenses:$2,216,639

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:Roy Cherry, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:Jay Feldstein
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:Attorney
Board Size:10
Paid Staff Size:50 full time and 18 part time

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Fund raising methods include: Invitations to Fund Raising Events, Radio, and Grant Proposals.


Financial

Income
 Donations and Related Contributions$2,647,583
 Total Income:$2,647,583
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$2,216,639 83.82%83.72%
 Fund Raising:$35,090 1.33%1.33%
 Administrative:$392,881 14.86%14.84%
 Total Expenses:$2,644,610
 
Excess of Income over Expenses$2,973
Beginning Net Assets$486,324
Ending Net Assets:$489,297
Total Assets$489,297

Additional Contact Information

Additional Phone Numbers
Tel: (800) 589-5958


Report as of July 2, 2015 12:39
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