Bastrop County Women's Shelter (Bastrop, TX)


  • Name:Lauren Jones
  • Title:Grants Manager

Organization Address

  • Organization Name:Bastrop County Women's Shelter
  • Address:P.O. Box 736
    Bastrop, TX 78602
    United States

Organization Phone

  • Main phone:512-321-7760
  • Main fax:512-321-7771

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  • Mission:
  • The Family Crisis Center’s mission is to be the expert resource and service provider in eliminating domestic and sexual violence in Bastrop, Colorado, Fayette and Lee Counties. The Family Crisis Center strives to provide quality, comprehensive programs to assure victim safety and offender accountability with the ultimate goal of helping families create and maintain violence-free lives. The Family Crisis Center envisions a safe community built on equality without the existence of violence.

  • History:
  • The Bastrop County Women’s Shelter, dba the Family Crisis Center started in 1981 from a coalition of rural Texas women with a shared vision of offering hope, support, and assistance to women victimized by domestic violence. Since becoming an incorporated nonprofit in 1983, the Family Crisis Center has evolved into a community leader in the rural Central Texas counties of Bastrop, Colorado, Fayette, and Lee; an area which covers 3,531 square miles between Austin and Houston with a combined population of 131,807 residents in mostly small, isolated communities.

  • Year established:1983
  • Endowment:Unknown


  • Executive / Trustee board size:14
  • Advisory board size:0
  • Staff size:62

Board and Executive Names

  • Board Members / Trustees:
  • Norma Chalmers
    Margie Collier
    Tim Craig, Chairman
    Robert Barker
    Linda Beber, Treasurer
    Richard Kindred
    Maria Louisa Guzman
    Margie Matus, Parliamentarian
    Trisha Miley
    Linda Nietsche, Secretary
    Joe S. Ternus, Vice Chairman
    Doran Williams
    Judith Winters

  • Executive Director / President:
  • Sherry Murphy, Executive Director

Staff Names

  • Key Staff:
  • Susan Farris, Administrative and Resources Coordinator
    Robin Dvorak, Financial Assistant
    Sharon Levesque, Database Specialist
    Lauren Jones, Grants Manager
    Carolyn Wachsmann, Office Manager
    Cathy Henzen, Crisis Services Coordinator
    Rachel McDonald, Shelter Services Coordinator
    Sandra Brady, Counseling Services Coordinator
    Clara Colter, Prevention Education/Outreach Services Coordinator


  • Organization type:Grantseeker
  • Country of registration:United States
  • Tax Determination Letter:Received Determination Letter
  • IRS Section:501(c)(3)
  • Tax ID:74-2304542

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IRS Business Master File Information

  • EIN:742304542
  • Sort (Secondary) Name:
  • Care Of Name:
  • Organization Address:PO BOX 736
  • Organization City:BASTROP
  • Organization State:TX
  • Organization Zip:78602-0736
  • Group Exemption Number:0000
  • Subsection Code:03
  • Classification Code(s):1
  • Subsection/Classification Desc.:Charitable Organization
  • Affiliation Code:3
  • Ruling Date:July, 1984
  • 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):408
  • Activity Code Desc.(s):Community service organization
  • 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:P43Z
  • Asset Amount:$3,036,262
  • Asset Code:6 ($1,000,000 - $4,999,999)
  • Income Amount:$2,384,517
  • Income Code:6 ($1,000,000 - $4,999,999)
  • 990 Revenue Amount:$2,143,406
  • Last Updated:2/21/2018 8:58:19 pm

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