Better Business Bureau Report for
The Northern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation, Inc.

Better Business Bureau Report issued November 2013
Better Business Bureau Report expires November 2015

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: The Northern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation, Inc.
Address: 4807 Rockside Rd., Ste. 380
  Cleveland, OH 44131
Phone: 216-834-0051
Web Address:
Also known as:Northern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1955, Ohio
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: To enhance the quality of life for people with bleeding disorders and their families, through advocacy, education, research and other constituency services.

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Evaluation Conclusions


The Northern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation, Inc. (NOHF) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Education Peer Support Social Support Summer Camp Counseling Advocacy

For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2011, NOHF's program expenses were:

NOHF Programs 418,440
Total Program Expenses: $418,440
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Chief Executive : Lynn Capretto, Executive Director

Chair of the Board: Marlene Piatak
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:

Co-Chair of the Board : Michelle Zawadski

Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:

Board Size: 19

Paid Staff Size: 4

*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 fund raising events, grant proposals, internet, membership
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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 NOHF's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2011.

Source of Funds  
Fundraising/special events 207,233
Sponsorships 143,598
United Way 112,034
Grants, gifts, bequests 48,568
Investment income 27,724
Memberships 3,680
Other 1,145
Total Income $543,982


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 75%  Fund Raising: 16%  Administrative: 9% 

Total income $543,982
Program expenses $418,440
Fund raising expenses 90,781
Administrative expenses 50,818
Total expenses $560,039
Expenses in Excess of Income (16,057)
Beginning net assets 434,569
Ending net assets 403,223
Total liabilities 31,346
Total assets $434,569

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