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Planned Parenthood of West & Northern Michigan, Inc.


This BBB Accredited Charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder.
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Name: Planned Parenthood of West & Northern Michigan, Inc.
Phone: (616) 774-7005
Address: 425 Cherry St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-4601
Website: www.ppwnm.org
Report Issued Date: June 19, 2014
Report Expiration Date: June 19, 2016
Original Business Start Date: January 1964
Principal: Ms. Katherine Humphrey, President/CEO
Customer Contact: Ms. Katherine Humphrey, President/CEO - (616) 774-7005
Entity: Corporation
Incorporated: April 1964, MI
Employees: 35 full time and 30 part time
Type of Business: Charity - Local
BBB Accreditation: This organization is a BBB Accredited Charity.

Stated Purpose

The Corporation is committed to:
- providing comprehensive, confidential sexual health services
- providing education and counseling services which promote healthy human sexuality, and
- protecting and advocating justice and rights regarding sexual health.


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

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Programs

Planned Parenthood of West and Northern Michigan, Inc. (PPWNM) is a nonprofit organization, and the largest provider of reproductive and sexual health and education services in the west and northern
Michigan region. Their mission is to make sure people from all walks of life have access to affordable services that help them plan their families, prevent disease, and make responsible decisions about their
sexual health. They provide these services at eight (8) centers throughout the west and northern Michigan
areas. These centers are funded through a combination of fees for service, donations, and governmental and other grants and contracts.
PPWNM is affiliated with Planned Parenthood Federation of America.

For the year ended September 30, 2013, Planned Parenthood of West & Northern Michigan, Inc.'s program expenses were:

Total Program Services Expenses:$4,118,232
 
Total Program Expenses:$4,118,232

Governance

Chief Executive Officer:S. Katherine Humphrey, President/CEO
CEO Compensation:$137,500
Chair of the Board:Meg Goebel
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:President, Paul Goebel Group
Board Size:19
Paid Staff Size:35 full time and 30 part time

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:Fund raising methods include: Direct Mail Appeals, Invitations to Fund Raising Events, Grant Proposals, Internet, and Planned Giving Arrangements.


Tax Status

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.


Financial

According to Planned Parenthood of West & Northern Michigan, Inc.'s Audited financial statements - combined for the year ended September 30, 2013:

Income
 Total Revenue$5,114,907
 Total Income:$5,114,907
 
Expenses  % of total
Expenses
% of total
Income
 Programs:$4,118,232 80.96%80.51%
 Fund Raising:$299,353 5.88%5.85%
 Administrative:$669,139 13.15%13.08%
 Total Expenses:$5,086,724
 
Excess of Income over Expenses$28,183
Beginning Net Assets$7,937,803
Ending Net Assets:$7,965,986
Total Assets$8,846,858
Total Liabilities$880,872

Report as of April 25, 2015 13:53
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