Clinton County Women's Center (Lock Haven, PA)

Name

  • Name:Ms. Mary Jane Isenberg
  • Title:Executive Director

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Clinton County Women's Center
  • Address:34 W. Main St.
    Lock Haven, PA 17745
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:570-748-9539
  • Main fax:570-748-9549

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General

  • Mission:
  • The Clinton County Women's Center is a private, non-profit corportation comprised of dedicated staff and volunteers. We believe that all people have the right to a life free from the fear of violence. We further believe in the resiency of the human spirit and the ability of individuals to controll their own lives. Our mission is to eliminate personal and institutional violence through supportive and cooperative practices in all aspects of our individual programs and collective efforts.

  • History:
  • The Clinton County Women’s Center is a grass roots organization started by a dedicated group of volunteers in 1979. The Center operated a hot-line and emergency transportation program, utilizing only volunteers until funding became available in the 1983/84 Fiscal Year. At that time the Center entered into a contract with the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence to provide Hot-Line and Advocacy services for victims of Domestic Violence in Clinton County, PA. The Center opened a shelter for victims of Domestic Violence and their dependent children in __________. At that same time the program expanded to include Sexual Assault services and Victim Services. These programs were operated with funding through the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape and the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency. The Center became a member of the local United Way in ____________ and has maintained that membership through the years. In 1194, the agency added a Medical Advocacy program and continues to seek funding to provide services to a specific populations within the county (i.e. Elder Abuse and Services to the Mentally Handicapped and Intellectually Disabled population).

    The Center has continued to depend on the services of volunteers to provide services and has seen significant growth in not only the number of clients seeking services but also the number of volunteers who have been trained to assist in providing services.

    In _____ the center purchased a three story Victorian Home in downtown Lock haven, PA to house the operating offices of the program and the shelter. The building has been upgraded over the years and is in fine condition.

    The agency was one of the first in the state to receive funding to implement a Legal Advocacy program that provided for staff to work with victims to obtain legal protection from their abusers. In addition the agency added a Medical Advocacy program in __________. This program provides for a staff person to work with the medical community to do training, distribute materials and serve as a resource for the medical community.

    An Elder Abuse project was added in __________. This project coordinates with the local Area Agency on Aging to provide information and resources to Senior Citizens who may be living in abusive stituations. In addition there is ongoing training for staff working with the elderly so they may more readily access servcies for their clients.

    The agency also has a contract and strong working relationship with a program on the local campus of Lock Haven State University. The agency provides hot-line services for students who may be vcitims of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. The Center also provides ongoing services, such as education and training to the students. The Center employs an Outreach Coordinator who partners with staff on campus to conduct education and prevention programs to a variety of student groups. In addition, the Center provides volunteer and internship opportunities to students from a variety of fields of study.

    The agency is committed to local collaboration and works with a number of community groups and agencies through participation in collaborative boards, task forces and coalitions.

  • Year established:1979
  • Endowment:Unknown

Staff

  • Executive / Trustee board size:15
  • Advisory board size:0
  • Staff size:8

Registration

  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:None
  • Tax ID:23-2143800

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IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:232143800
  • Organization Name:CLINTON COUNTY WOMENS CENTER INC
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:34 W MAIN ST
  • Organization City:LOCK HAVEN
  • Organization State:PA
  • Organization Zip:17745-1218
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:October, 1980
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:15
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
  • Activity Code(s):123, 511, 399
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc., Advocacy Attempt to influence public opinion concerning Selective Service System, Other housing activities
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:June, 2017
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:June
  • NTEE Code:P43Z
  • Asset Amount:$516,241
  • Asset Code:5 ($500,000 - $999,999)
  • Income Amount:$757,239
  • Income Code:5 ($500,000 - $999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$752,434
  • Last Updated:2/25/2018 5:23:44 pm

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