Christmas Charities Year Round Service, Inc. (Huntsville, AL)


  • Name:Kathy Keen
  • Title:Executive Director

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Christmas Charities Year Round Service, Inc.
  • Address:2840 Jordan Lane
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:2568372373
  • Main fax:2568375498

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  • Mission:
  • Christmas Charities Year Round is a non-profit, charitable organization serving Madison County, AL that provides basic necessities year round, plus toys and food during the Christmas season, at no cost to its clients.

  • Overview:
  • Christmas Charities Year Round (CCYR) is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) community-based organization that has provided basic needs and emergency resources and services in Madison County, AL, since 1949. CCYR helps less fortutnate children & families by providing free clothes and household items year round, school supplies and school clothes in the Fall, and gifts, toys and food at Christmas. CCYR also assists local residents in times of crisis or natural disasters, such as house fires, tornadoes or loss of income. CCYR serves over 5800 children & adults in Madison County every year.

  • History:
  • Christmas Charities was founded in Huntsville, Alabama, 1949 to help local families after a boll weevil infestation devastated the area cotton crop. Since then, CCYR has been providing less fortunate children and their families with basic necessities, to help improve the quality of their lives and encourage children to stay in school. Education is the key to helping children break the cycle of poverty into which they are born.

    CCYR has been providing free clothes, shoes, bedding, kitchen and other household items to thousands of individuals and families year round. Each Fall, free school supplies and school clothes/ uniforms are provided, and at Christmas, toys for children and food boxes for families are distributed. CCYR also recognizes the elderly and disabled with a Christmas gift and meal. In addition, CCYR provides free life skills training & counseling and other case management services, particularly to those who develop a chronic need for assistance.

  • Year established:1949
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:13
  • Advisory board size:0
  • Staff size:7


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:None
  • Tax ID:63-6005345

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IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:636005345
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:2840 JORDAN LN NW
  • Organization City:HUNTSVILLE
  • Organization State:AL
  • Organization Zip:35816-1018
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:June, 1965
  • 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 publicĀ 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
  • Activity Code(s):
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:December, 2016
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:December
  • NTEE Code:P58Z
  • Asset Amount:$422,417
  • Asset Code:4 ($100,000 - $499,999)
  • Income Amount:$196,778
  • Income Code:4 ($100,000 - $499,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$196,778
  • Last Updated:2/25/2018 7:17:42 pm

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