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    Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence Inc.
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    Impact & Measurement
    Accountability & Finance
    Culture & Community
    Leadership & Adaptability

    Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence Inc.

     
    501(c)(3) organization
    Donations are tax-deductible
    URL not available
    841 PRUDENTIAL DR
    Tallahassee FL 32207-8329

    Tallahassee FL | IRS ruling year: 1986 | EIN: 59-2055476  
    An EIN is a unique nine-digit number that identifies a business for tax purposes.
     
    Organization Mission
    THE MISSION OF THE FLORIDA COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE (FCADV) IS TO CREATE A VIOLENCE FREE WORLD BY EMPOWERING WOMEN AND CHILDREN THROUGH THE ELIMINATION OF ... (More)
     

    Rating Information

    rating
    Needs Improvement

    This charity's score is 74%, earning it a Two-Star rating.

    This overall score is calculated entirely from a single beacon score, weighted as follows: 100% Accountability & Finance. Learn more about our criteria and methodology.

    Historical Ratings
    Proceed with CautionReported OtherMaterialInvestigation

    On October 17, 2019, The Tampa Bay Times reported on the operations of Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence Inc. in an article titled, "This nonprofit paid its CEO $761,000. Now it’s flouting Florida auditors." For more information, please see The Tampa Bay Times article.

    • On March 18, 2020, The Gainesville Sun published an article titled "Lawyer says Carr issue ‘out of control’." For more information, please see The Gainesville Sun article
    • On January 30, 2020, The Tampa Bay Times published an article titled "Florida lawmakers investigate top domestic violence nonprofit." For more information, please see The Tampa Bay Times article
    • On February 19, 2020, The Tampa Bay Times published an article titled "Amid pay scandal, Florida’s domestic violence nonprofit loses support." For more information, please see The Tampa Bay Times article
    • On March 4, 2020, The Tampa Bay Times published an article titled "Florida sues nonprofit and its former CEO who was paid $7.5M." For more information, please see The Tampa Bay Times article
    • On March 6, 2020, The Tampa Bay Times published an article titled "North Carolina sheriff blocked from delivering subpoena to embattled nonprofit CEO." For more information, please see The Tampa Bay Times article
    • On March 11, 2020, The Tampa Bay Times published an article titled "Feds launch probe into nonprofit that paid ex-CEO $7.5M." For more information, please see The Tampa Bay Times article
    • On August 26, 2021, ABC7 published an article titled "State settles lawsuit with domestic violence nonprofit." For more information, please see ABC7 article
    • On June 6, 2020, WUSF News published an article titled "Embattled Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence Sues Insurers." For more information, please see WUSF News article
    • On September 27, 2023, WFSU published an article titled "The former head of a Florida domestic violence coalition has surrendered to law enforcement." For more information, please see WFSU article
    • On January 31, 2024, WFSU published an article titled "Florida's former domestic violence coalition CEO gets another court delay." For more information, please see WFSU article

    For more information about our alerts methodology, see here.

    Rating Report

    Accountability & Finance
    Score

    74

    Most Recent Fiscal Year:
    FY 2022
    This beacon provides an assessment of a charity's financial health (financial efficiency, sustainability, and trustworthiness) and its commitment to governance practices and policies.

    Key Accountability Metrics

    Full Credit
    Partial Credit
    No Credit
    Majority Independent Board Members - 100% independent members
    10 out of 10 points
    Independent Board Size - 1 independent members
    0 out of 10 points
    Material Diversion of Assets - None
    10 out of 10 points

    Tax Form Disclosures and Policies

    Full Credit
    Partial Credit
    No Credit
    Website Listed on Tax Form - Missing
    0 out of 3 points
    Conflict of Interest Policy - Missing
    0 out of 7 points
    Whistleblower Policy - Listed
    7 out of 7 points
    Document Retention and Destruction - Listed
    7 out of 7 points
    Documents Board Meeting Minutes - No
    0 out of 3 points

    Website Disclosures

    Full Credit
    Partial Credit
    No Credit
    Tax Form Posted on Nonprofit's Website - Missing
    0 out of 3 points

    Financial Metrics

    Full Credit
    Partial Credit
    No Credit
    Liabilities to Assets: Ratio - 37.83%
    15 out of 15 points
    Program Expense: Ratio - 94.47%
    25 out of 25 points

    Additional Information

    Total Revenue and Expenses - Data Available
    Salary of Key Persons - Data Available
    IRS Published Data (Business Master File) - Data Available
    Data Sources (IRS Forms 990) - Data Available