Better Business Bureau Report for
Salt and Light Community Development

Better Business Bureau Report issued March 2018
Better Business Bureau Report expires March 2020

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Salt and Light Community Development
Address: 3960 Cane Run Road
  Louisville , KY 40211
Phone: 502-776-9082
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 2013, Kentucky
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: The mission of Salt and Light Community Devopment Corporation is to "take the love of Jesus outside the church, bringing true light to the community."

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Evaluation Conclusions


Salt and Light Community Development meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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The organization reaches out to help families in the community through its More Than Conquerors Youth Development program, Boys to Men Academy of Louisville, Sister Talk and free Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017, Salt and Light Community Development's program expenses were:

Program Services 12,533
Total Program Expenses: $12,533
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Chief Executive : Earnestine White, President/CEO

Chair of the Board: Tammy Williams
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Jefferson County Public Schools

Co-Chair of the Board : Bettye Kirby

Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: retired

Board Size: 8

Paid Staff Size: 0

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.
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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

Invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals, candy sales to family and friends

In addition, Salt and Light Community Development is a Metro United Way member agency.

Fund raising costs were 18% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $19,857, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)
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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.
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The following information is based on Salt and Light Community Development's unaudited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2017.

Source of Funds  
Special Events 10,201
Metro United Way 7,633
Contrubutions 1,023
Grants 1,000
Program Service Fees 925
Total Income $20,782


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 74%  Fund Raising: 21%  Administrative: 5% 

Total income $20,782
Program expenses $12,533
Fund raising expenses 3,578
Administrative expenses 901
Total expenses $17,012
Income in Excess of Expenses 3,770
Beginning net assets 11,888
Ending net assets 15,658
Total liabilities 0
Total assets $15,658

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