Capital Area Community Services (Lansing, MI)


  • Name:Amber Paxton
  • Title:Financial Empowerment Center Director

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Capital Area Community Services
  • Address:101 E. Willow St
    Lansing, MI 48906
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:517-483-4530

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  • Mission:
  • Capital Area Community Service’s mission is to:
    REACH OUT to low-income people in the community;
    ADDRESS their multiple needs through a comprehensive approach;
    DEVELOP partnerships with other community organizations;
    INVOLVE low-income clients in the agency’s operations and the community; and
    ADMINISTER a full range of coordinated programs designed to have a measureable impact on poverty.

    The Financial Empowerment Center’s mission is to educate, empower, and protect individuals and families with low incomes. The goals of the Lansing Financial Empowerment Center are to:
    • Connect individuals to safe and affordable mainstream banking products and services
    • Assist clients in establishing credit when they have none, or in increasing their credit score if they have damaged credit
    • Assist clients in establishing and maintaining a savings habit and increase total savings
    • Assist clients in prioritizing and decreasing total debt

  • Year established:1964
  • Endowment:Unknown

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • *Please see attached document in "Organizational Documents" section

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Ivan W. Love, Jr.


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • IRS Subsection:509(a)(1)
  • Tax ID:38-1791181

IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:381791181
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:101 E WILLOW ST
  • Organization City:LANSING
  • Organization State:MI
  • Organization Zip:48906-4814
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:March, 1966
  • 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):059, 566
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Other school related activities, Job training, counseling, or assistance
  • Organization Code:1 (Corporation)
  • Exempt Org. Status Code:01 (Unconditional Exemption)
  • Tax Period:September, 2016
  • Filing Requirement Category:01 (990 (all other) or 990EZ return)
  • Accounting Period:September
  • NTEE Code:
  • Asset Amount:$3,198,580
  • Asset Code:6 ($1,000,000 - $4,999,999)
  • Income Amount:$22,798,357
  • Income Code:8 ($10,000,000 - $49,999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$22,798,357
  • Last Updated:2/22/2018 2:57:19 am

This information is directly from the IRS Exempt Organization Business Master File at Exempt Organizations Business Master File Extract. This information is not under the control of the Common Grant Application and is collected and compiled and can only be changed by the IRS.