Better Business Bureau Report for
ETA Teen Center

Better Business Bureau Report issued April 2017
Better Business Bureau Report expires April 2019

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: ETA Teen Center
Address: 724 W. Breckinridge Street
  Louisville, KY 40203
Phone: 502-290-1585
Web Address:
Also known as:Exceptional Teens & Adults
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1999, Kentucky
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: The mission of ETA Teen Center, Inc. Exceptional Teens & Adults is to provide opportunities for individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities to live independent and extraordinary lives.

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Evaluation Conclusions


ETA Teen Center meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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The ETA Teen Center provides after school and school break programs, academics and homework assistance, Music Therapy, Massage Therapy, OT in Sensory Room, Daily Living Skills, Arts & Crafts, Recreational Activities, Community Integration & Outings, Educational Activities, and Social and Leisure Activities for teenagers and school age young adults.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, ETA Teen Center's program expenses were:

Program Services 7,536
Total Program Expenses: $7,536
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Chief Executive : Rose Walton, Executive Director

Highest Paid Executive: No payment for executive director ,
Compensation*: $

Chair of the Board: Gloria Farris
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Retired Educator

Board Size: 6

Paid Staff Size: 2

*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, telephone, invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals, internet, door to door, planned giving arrangements, cause-related marketing, and membership.
Fund raising costs were 4% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $11,116, 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 ETA Teen Center's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016.

The $47,708 in net assets is being used to save for the the renovation of space for a small gymnasium, which is estimated to cost $750,000 to complete.

Source of Funds  
Services Income 9,090
Contributions & Give Local Lou 6,972
Special Events 4,144
Total Income $20,206


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 83%  Fund Raising: 5%  Administrative: 12% 

Total income $20,206
Program expenses $7,536
Fund raising expenses 450
Administrative expenses 1,041
Total expenses $9,027
Income in Excess of Expenses 11,179
Beginning net assets 36,529
Ending net assets 47,708
Total liabilities 0
Total assets $47,708

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