Better Business Bureau Report for
Harrison County Community Services

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

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Charity Contact Information

Name: Harrison County Community Services
Address: 101 Highway 62 West
  Corydon, IN 47112
Phone: 812-738-8143
Web Address:
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Better Business Bureau Comments

Year, State Incorporated: 1976, Indiana
Affiliates: None
Stated Purpose: Through delivery of direct services and community development, families, children and individuals gain opportunities for success.

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Evaluation Conclusions


Harrison County Community Services meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.
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Harrison County Community Services provides the basic safety net services of food. The organization also provides programs in coordination with the Indiana Department of Insurance for Senior Health Insurance Information, including Medicare D, SC40 Tax Assistance, LIHEAP (energy) applications and Repair Affair applications. Limited financial assistance for those who need assistance with rent, utilities, prescriptions, and eyeglasses is also provided.

For the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, Harrison County Community Services's program expenses were:

Program Services 2,369,549
Total Program Expenses: $2,369,549
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Chief Executive : Richard Cooper, Executive Director

Chair of the Board: Tom Tucker
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation: retired CPA

Board Size: 7

Paid Staff Size: 8

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


Method(s) Used:

Fund raising methods include direct mail, grants, and special events. The agency also generates a significant amount of in-kind support.

Fund raising costs were 2% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $2,469,508, 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 Harrison County Community Services's audited financial statements for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016.

Ending net assets as reported below include $838,170 in unrestricted net assets and $35,317 in temporarily restricted net assets.

Total assets as reported include $1,147,964 invested in property and equipment, net.

Source of Funds  
In-Kind contributions 1,972,458
Contributions 348,704
Grants 128,092
Rental Income 53,546
Endowment Contributions 20,254
Fees 10,065
Non-operating 805
Total Income $2,533,924


Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 94%  Fund Raising: 2%  Administrative: 4% 

Total income $2,533,924
Program expenses $2,369,549
Fund raising expenses 53,117
Administrative expenses 93,153
Total expenses $2,515,819
Income in Excess of Expenses 18,105
Beginning net assets 855,382
Ending net assets 873,487
Total liabilities 516,544
Total assets $1,390,031

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