NGO Funding Request


The recipient entity's full legal name:  Caddo Council on Aging, Inc.

The recipient entity's physical address:
           1700 Buckner Street
Shreveport, LA 71101


The recipient entity's mailing address (if different):
           1700 Buckner Street
Shreveport, LA 71101


Type of Entity (for instance, a nonprofit corporation):  Non-Profit Corporation

If the entity is a corporation, list the names of the incorporators:
          J. S. Goff
Robert Curry
Ashton Glassell
Mildred McCormick
Col. R. G. Markham


The last four digits of the entity's taxpayer ID number:  1582

What is the dollar amount of the request?  $18,000

What type of request is this?  General Appropriation

Is this entity in good standing with the Secretary of State?  Yes

Provide the name of each member of the recipient entity's governing board and officers:
           Audrey Robinson,304 Fern Ave. #17,Shreveport LA 71105, President
Lauren Ewing,643 Monrovia,Shreveport LA 71106
Kyle McCotter,309 Harders Crossing,Shreveport LA 71106
Brittney Odom,2053 Francasis,Shreveport LA 71118
Rebecca Payton,730 Evangeline Place,Shreveport LA 71106
Terri Rech,340 Ockley,Shreveport LA 71105
Rob Rubel,1901 Horton,Shreveport LA 71105
Tina Kendrick,902 Prospect,Shreveport LA 71104
Sheriff Steve Prator,501 Texas #101,Shreveport LA 71101
Sarah Price,7702 Chesapeake Drive,Shreveport LA 71105
Stacey Martino,502 Meadowbrook Lane,Shreveport LA 71105
Tammy Young, 9841 High Point Drive, Shreveport, LA 71106, Scretary
Susan Stafford, 881 South Gate Rd., Shreveport, La 71105
Mary Dunn, 1826 Old Oaks Street, Shreveport, LA 71119, Treasurer
Dock Voorhies, 10014 Brittany, Shreveport, LA 71106
Claire Crawford, 501 Texas, Shreveport, LA 71101
Stacey Hand, 502 Elmwood, Shreveport, La 71104
Mary Alice Rountree, 1700 Buckner Street #240, LA 71101, Executive Director


Provide a summary of the project or program:
           Currently Caddo Council on Aging provides a listing of resources available for senior citizens in Caddo parish. This listing is accessible through the council web site. To better serve the seniors of Caddo parish, Caddo Council on Aging wants to develop and implement a Web Resource center which allows seniors and family members to search for information about available programs and services on the agency website. Using Web Resource Center's search tools, individuals can quickly and easily find what they're looking for, freeing service staff to assist more people. This resource also provides service to online customers, when the office is closed for the day.

What is the budget relative to the project for which funding is requested?:
          Salaries. . . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Professional Services. . . $18,000
          Contracts . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Acquisitions . . . . . . . . . $0
          Major Repairs . . . . . . . $0
          Operating Services. . . . $0
          Other Charges. . . . . . . $0

Does your organization have any outstanding audit issues or findings?  No

If 'Yes' is your organization working with the appropriate governmental agencies to resolve those issues or findings?
          Not Applicable

What is the entity's public purpose, sought to be achieved through the use of state monies?
          The ultimate goal is to enable a senior to remain independent in his/her own home and to avoid institutionalization. The senior population is rapidly growing which means that more seniors are in need of assistance with available resources and services.

What are the goals and objectives for achieving such purpose?
          The ultimate goal is reach as many seniors as possible with information about resources, services and programs that are available to them to assist them with remaining in their home as long as possible. roviding information on the agency website is another means of providing this service.

What is the proposed length of time estimated by the entity to accomplish the purpose?
           1 year

If any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official is an officer, director, trustee, or employee of the recipient entity who receives compensation or holds any ownership interest therein:
     (a) If an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of the official and the office held by such person:
                 n/a
    
     (b) If an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of such person; the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related; and the nature of the relationship:
                 n/a

     (c) The percentage of the official's or immediate family member's ownership interest in the recipient entity, if any:
                 n/a

     (d) The position, if any, held by the official or immediate family member in the recipient entity:
                  n/a

If the recipient entity has a contract with any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official or with the state or any political subdivision of the state:
(a) If the contract is with an elected or appointed state official, provide the name and address of the official and the office held by such person: 
               n/a

(b) If the contract is with an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official:
          Provide the name and address of such person:
               n/a

          Provide the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related:
                n/a

          What is the nature of the relationship? 

(c) If the contract is with the state or a political subdivision of the state, provide the name and address of the state entity or political subdivision of the state:
                 n/a

(d) The nature of the contract, including a description of the goods or services provided or to be provided pursuant to the contract:
               n/a


Contact Information
name:  Mary Alice Rountree 
                                       address:  1700 Buckner Street, #240
Shreveport, LA 71101

                                       phone:  (318) 676-7900
                                       fax:  ((318) 676-7911
                                       e-mail:  cco@caddocoa.org
                                       relationship to entity:  Executive Director