Better Business Bureau Report for
Planned Parenthood Arizona Inc.

Better Business Bureau Report issued March 2014
Better Business Bureau Report expires March 2016

This BBB Accredited charity meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability. Find out more...

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Planned Parenthood Arizona Inc.
Address: 5651 North Seventh Street
  Phoenix, AZ 85014
Phone: 602-277-7526
Web Address:
Also known as:Planned Parenthood of Central and Northern Arizona
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1937, Arizona
Affiliates: Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona, Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Stated Purpose: Planned Parenthood Arizona promotes and protects every person's freedom and right to enjoy sexual health and well-being, make reproductive choices, and build healthy, strong families.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Planned Parenthood Arizona Inc. (PPAZ) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Planned Parenthood Arizona operates health center locations statewide that provide health care, education and outreach services. Additionally, the charity offers comprehensive educational programs for teens and parents to increase positive health outcomes for young people. The organization has a tradition of working to protect sexual health rights. According to the charity, in 2013, Planned Parenthood Arizona provided health services to 64,313 patients.

For the fiscal year-ended June 30, 2013, PPAZ's program expenses were:

Program Services 10,539,801
Total Program Expenses: $10,539,801
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Chief Executive : Mr. Bryan S. Howard, President & CEO

Highest Paid Executive: Dr. DeShawn Taylor,Medical Director
Compensation*: $213,986

Chair of the Board: Ms. Emily Nyen Chang, J.D.
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Attorney, W.L. Gore

Board Size: 20

Paid Staff Size: 121

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


Method(s) Used:

direct mail, invitations to fundraising events, grant proposals, internet, planned giving arrangements
Fundraising costs were 15% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $2,632,734, are donations received as a result of fundraising 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 PPAZ's audited financial statements for the fiscal year-ended June 30, 2013.

Source of Funds  
Patient fees and medication sales 8,447,658
Contributions - operating 2,497,925
Contracts and Grants 1,643,524
Investment Return 181,275
Insurance proceeds 77,088
Special events income 68,341
Contributions - Planned Parenthood Advocates of Arizona 66,468
Other income 8,577
Net Assets released from Restrictions
Total Income $12,990,856


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 82%  Fund Raising: 3%  Administrative: 15% 

Total income $12,990,856
Program expenses $10,539,801
Fund raising expenses 396,705
Administrative expenses 1,869,249
Total expenses $12,805,755
Income in Excess of Expenses 185,101
Beginning net assets 5,934,213
Other Changes in Net Assets 7,634
Ending net assets 6,126,948
Total liabilities 1,827,967
Total assets $7,954,915

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Tucson Administrative Offices
2255 North Wyatt Drive
Tucson, AZ 85712
(520) 624-1761 (Phone)
(520) 622-8743 (Fax)
Phoenix Area Locations
To make an appointment at any Phoenix area location, call (602) 277-PLAN (7526)
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Scottsdale Health Center
7901 East Thomas Road
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Tempe Health Center
1250 East Apache
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Tucson Area Locations
To make an appointment at any Tucson area location, call (520) 408-PLAN (7526).
Jean Hoffman Center
529 West Wetmore Road
Tucson, AZ 85705
Margaret Sanger Center
2255 North Wyatt Drive
Tuscon, AZ 85705
Other Locations
To make an appointment at any Arizona area location outside Phoenix and Tucson, call (855) 207-PLAN (7526).
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1304 South Plaza Way
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
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