Better Business Bureau Report for
Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies

Better Business Bureau Report issued December 2016
Better Business Bureau Report expires December 2018

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: Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies
Address: 982 Eastern Pkwy. #6
  Louisville, KY 40217
Phone: 502-635-6397
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1958, Kentucky
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: The Cerebral Palsy K.I.D.S. Center, Inc., dba the Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies, has a twofold mission. The first is to involve, in a meaningful way, children with cerebral palsy and other developmental needs, and members of their families, in the mainstream of society, thus insuring their ability to assume their rights as equal citizens. The second mission is to ensure the ability of these children and families to receive services, as needed, to minimize the effects of these disabilities.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Cerebral Palsy K.I.D.S. Center, dba the Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies, offers a variety of therapeutic services to families with developmentally disabled children and adolescents, with special emphasis on the needs of children from birth to age five. These therapeutic services include -- physical therapy, -- occupational therapy, --speech and language therapy, and --family support and education. All therapy is performed by licensed therapists who deal exclusively with children.

For the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016, Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies's program expenses were:

Program services 2,419,053
Total Program Expenses: $2,419,053
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Chief Executive : Brittany Lutke, Executive Director

Chair of the Board: Ray Paulin, Jr.
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: Retired roofing business

Board Size: 26

Paid Staff Size: 53

*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, print advertisements, radio, grant proposals, internet, planned giving arrangements, cause-related marketing.

In addition, the Kids Center is a Metro United Way member agency.

Fund raising costs were 19% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $1,024,000, 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 Kids Center for Pediatric Therapies's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016.

Ending net assets as reported below include $8,028,647 in unrestricted net assets , $113,987 in temporarily restricted net assets, and $413,519 in permanently restricted net assets.

Unrestricted net assets include $1,262,855 in undesignated assets and $6,765,792 in Board designated assets.

Total assets as reported include $860,210 invested in property and equipment, net.

Source of Funds  
Program Service Fees 1,151,165
Contributions and grants 826,130
Fundraising 197,870
Dividend Income 127,192
Net Realized gain on investments 80,458
Interest Income 33,482
Loss on disposition of assets -4,809
Net unrealized loss on investents -276,047
Total Income $2,135,441


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 85%  Fund Raising: 7%  Administrative: 8% 

Total income $2,135,441
Program expenses $2,419,053
Fund raising expenses 190,345
Administrative expenses 241,722
Total expenses $2,851,120
Expenses in Excess of Income (715,679)
Beginning net assets 9,271,832
Ending net assets 8,556,153
Total liabilities 39,966
Total assets $8,596,119

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