AIND/Giant Steps School (Southport, CT)


  • Name:kelly cilio
  • Title:Development associate

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:AIND/Giant Steps School
  • Address:309 Barberry Road
    Southport, CT 06890
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:2032550110

User Email


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  • Mission:
  • Giant Steps mission is to enhance the lives of children and adults with neuro-biologically based learning and developmental disabilities by creating and maintaining outreach, educational, recreational and therapeutic programs and supporting related clinical and medical research.

  • History:
  • In 1992, the American Institute for Neuro-Integrative Development (AIND), was formed as a 501(c)(3) Connecticut not-for-profit corporation to develop Giant Steps School, a CT State-approved private school for students, ages 3-21 years, diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and/or other neurological impairments.

  • Year established:1992
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:8
  • Advisory board size:12
  • Staff size:82

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • Kyle Ball, Jilly Ely, Jessica Fieber, Kathleen Featherston, Polly Lowman, Bruce J. MacKenzie, Elaine MacKenzie, John McDonald, Paul Miller, Kathy Roberts, Maureen Watson,

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Executive Director -Kathy Roberts
    President -Kathy Roberts

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • Jacquet-Murray, Jennifer- Music Therapy
    VanWinkle, Janna- Music Therapy
    Williams, Lori-Music Therapy


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:Operating
  • Tax ID:22-3202695

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IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:223202695
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:GIANT STEPS-USA
  • Care Of Name:% ABCO LTD
  • Organization Address:1275 POST RD STE A3
  • Organization City:FAIRFIELD
  • Organization State:CT
  • Organization Zip:06824-6064
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:April, 1993
  • Deductibility Code:1
  • Foundation Code:16
  • Foundation Code Desc.:Organization that normally receives no more than one third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes. 509(a)(2)
  • Activity Code(s):994, 602, 059
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code, Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations, Other school related activities
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:June, 2016
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:June
  • NTEE Code:B118
  • Asset Amount:$7,727,655
  • Asset Code:7 ($5,000,000 - $9,999,999)
  • Income Amount:$5,519,796
  • Income Code:7 ($5,000,000 - $9,999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$5,518,424
  • Last Updated:3/20/2018 10:36:10 am

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