Better Business Bureau Report for
American Red Cross Western Kentucky Chapter

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

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

Find out more about this charity:

Back To Top

Charity Contact Information

Name: American Red Cross Western Kentucky Chapter
Address: 232 N. 8th Street
  Paducah, KY 42001
Phone: 270-442-3575
Web Address:
Back To Top

Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1917, District of Columbia
Affiliates: There are over 450 affiliates with ARC chapters located in all 50 states
Stated Purpose: The mission of the American Red Cross is "to provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies."

Back To Top

Evaluation Conclusions


The American Red Cross Western Kentucky Chapter is the local affiliate of the American Red Cross headquartered in Washington, D.C.

The BBB Wise Giving Alliance reviews and reports on nationally soliciting charities. The WGA issues the full BBB report for American Red Cross which shows that the organization meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.

WGA reports can be viewed on the WGA website at You may also request a report by contacting the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, 4200 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 800, Arlington, VA 22203 or by phone to (703) 276-0100

American Red Cross Western Kentucky Chapter meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
Back To Top



American Red Cross chapter programs include disaster services, health and safety services, biomedical services, community services, armed forces emergency services, and international aid services.

Total Program Expenses: $
Back To Top

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.
Back To Top

An organization may change its practices at any time without notice. A copy of this report has been shared with the organization prior to publication. It is not intended to recommend or deprecate, and is furnished solely to assist you in exercising your own judgment. If the report is about a charity and states the charity meets or does not meet the BBB Standards for Charity Accountability, it reflects the results of an evaluation of information and materials provided voluntarily by the charity. The name Better Business Bureau is a registered service mark of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, Inc.

This report is not to be used for fund raising or promotional purposes.

Send to:

What is an Accredited Charity