NGO Funding Request


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

The recipient entity's physical address:
           200 Legacy Drive
Many, LA 71449


The recipient entity's mailing address (if different):
           200 Legacy Drive
Many, LA 71449


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

If the entity is a corporation, list the names of the incorporators:
          Marvin LeLeux - President
Claire Henry - Vice-President
Velma Butler - Treasurer
Frances Hopkins - Secretary


The last four digits of the entity's taxpayer ID number:  2965

What is the dollar amount of the request?  $25,000

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:
           MARVIN LELEUX – President
P. O. Box 1297
Many, LA 71449

CLAIRE HENRY – Vice-President
1060 Sorelle Street
Many, LA 71449

VELMA BUTLER – Treasurer
570 Cove Rd
Many, LA 71449

FRANCES HOPKINS – Secretary
P. O. Box 1
Many, LA 71449

DONNA SMITH AMMONS
305 Cobb Drive
Many, LA 71449

BETTY CHANCE
231 Pine Tree Lane
Florien, LA 71429

NELL BRITNER
43 Dogwood Drive
Many, LA 71449

RHONDA DEAN
2655 Pilcher Road
Many, LA 71449

EVELYN BUSH
205 Church Street
Many, LA 71449

SARAH HOUSE
1364 Kane Street
Zwolle, LA 71486

MARY F. PROCELL
352 Procell Road
Converse, LA 71419

WILLIAM RUFFIN
P. O. Box 534
Many, LA 71449

GLENDA SALTER
P. O. Box 183
Florien, LA 71429

CAMILLA SPILKER
15375 Hwy. 175
Many, LA 71449

TOM THOMAS
1525 Louisiana Avenue
Many, LA 71449


Provide a summary of the project or program:
           The Sabine COA provides a wide variety services that we provide for the seniors of Sabine Parish. We have a computer room with four (4)computers for the seniors to use. We also provide computer training. However, the computers that we currently have for this service are over ten (10) years old. Needless to say, they are very slow and do not have enough memory to download the needed programs. We also only have one (1) printer that these computers are networked to for printing, which is also very old and out of date. Therefore, we are requesting four (4) new computers, four (4) computers screens and two (2) printers and funding for basic programs to enable us to effective teach the seniors with and for them to use while they are here.

What is the budget relative to the project for which funding is requested?:
          Salaries. . . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Professional Services. . . $0
          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?
          

What is the entity's public purpose, sought to be achieved through the use of state monies?
          The Sabine COA is requesting these funds as a one time deal to replace the old and outdated computers and printer that we use to teach our seniors basic introductory to computers and various programs. We also allow seniors to use the computers for their personal use while they are at the Sabine COA. We are in need of replacing these computers because they are old, slow and are unable to download programs that are needed today.

What are the goals and objectives for achieving such purpose?
          The goals of obtaining new computers, programs and printers is to be able to help our seniors keep up with today's technology.

What is the proposed length of time estimated by the entity to accomplish the purpose?
           3 months

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?  N/A

(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:  Tammy J. Mangum 
                                       address:  200 Legacy Drive
Many, LA 71449

                                       phone:  318 256-4140
                                       fax:  318 256-4164
                                       e-mail:  tmangum@sabinecoa.org
                                       relationship to entity:  Executive Director