Better Business Bureau Report for
Southwest Center for the Developmentally Disabled

Better Business Bureau Report issued July 2015
Better Business Bureau Report expires July 2017

This BBB Accredited charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability and is a Seal Holder. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Southwest Center for the Developmentally Disabled
Address: 8009 Terry Road
  Louisville, KY 40258
Phone: 502-935-1848
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1982, Kentucky
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: The mission of the Southwest Center is to provide a structured and supportive environment combined with enriching work opportunities that foster growth and independence for adults with disabilities.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Southwest Center for the Developmentally Disabled meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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The Southwest Center supports individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities through a variety of community based programs including, Adult Day Training, On-site employment, Supported Employment, Residential services, Transportation, PT, ST, OT and Community Living Supports.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014, Southwest Center for the Developmentally Disabled's program expenses were:

Program Services 3,765,097
Total Program Expenses: $3,765,097
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Chief Executive : Dana Slucher, Executive Director

Chair of the Board: Angie White
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Executive Sales Manager, America's Finest Filter

Co-Chair of the Board : Brian Ketterer

Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Accountant, Papa Johns, Inc

Board Size: 13

Paid Staff Size: 162

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Fund Raising


Method(s) Used:

Grant proposals, membership
Fund raising costs were 3% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $76,645, 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 Southwest Center for the Developmentally Disabled's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014.

Ending net assets as reported below include $195,174 in unrestricted net assets and $40,792 in temporarily restricted net assets.

Total assets as reported include $296,044 invested in fixed assets, net.

Source of Funds  
Contracted Services 3,742,761
Direct Client Charges 96,178
Grants and Donations 50,105
Facilities Rental income 43,948
Insurance Reimbursment 30,917
Non monetary Donations 20,372
Merchandise Sales 8,894
Training 6,819
Other Department Revenue 6,466
Fund raising income 6,168
Interest Income 80
Total Income $4,012,708


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 94%  Fund Raising: Less than 1%  Administrative: 6% 

Total income $4,012,708
Program expenses $3,765,097
Fund raising expenses 2,150
Administrative expenses 233,815
Total expenses $4,001,062
Income in Excess of Expenses 11,646
Beginning net assets 288,020
Other Changes in Net Assets (63,700)
Ending net assets 235,966
Total liabilities 386,037
Total assets $622,003

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