Aunt Leah's Independent Lifeskills Society

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For three decades, Aunt Leah’s Place (ALP) has helped prevent children in foster care from becoming homeless, and mothers in need from losing custody of their children throughout Metro Vancouver. Aunt Leah’s Place supports them on their journey to adulthood and self-sufficiency by providing supported housing, coaching on essential life skills, educational guidance and employment training. Aunt Leah’s Place works proactively at the ‘entry’ and ‘exit ‘points of the foster care system. At the entry point, Aunt Leah’s Place helps prevent low-income families from losing custody of their children by providing housing and supports to pregnant and parenting moms. At the exit point, Aunt Leah’s works with foster youth readying to ‘age out’ of the system, by giving supports similar to what parents give their own children transitioning to adulthood, focusing on core areas that aid in the transition to self-sufficiency such as housing, life skills and education.


  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 123041683RR0001

  • map-point47 full-time staff

  • map-pointdstewart@auntleahs.org

2018 Revenues: $3,692,586

<b>234831</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>18079</b>: Total amount of non-cash gifts (e.g. securities, equipment, buildings, artwork, other in-kind gifts) made to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>596151</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>292886</b>: Charities don’t issue tax receipts when a donor can’t be identified or doesn't want one. This category also includes collection boxes.
<b>1744230</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>806409</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $3,633,059

<b>2636056</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>354536</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>190980</b>: Total amount spent on management and administration, including board meetings, accounting, rent, office supplies, etc.
<b>0</b>: Total amount of gifts to qualified organizations. The majority of these donees are registered charities but some other organizations qualify as well.
<b>451487</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $647,798

<b>342949</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>65582</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>218662</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>20605</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $401,730

<b>45014</b>: Short-term portion of debt obligations such as loans, mortgages, notes, and payments due for goods and services received.
<b>0</b>: Amounts owing to founders, directors/trustees and like officials, non-arm’s length employees or members.
<b>356716</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Aunt Leah's Independent Lifeskills Society's headquarters is located at 816 20th Street, New Westminster BC, V3M4W6.

Breakdown of Programs

75 16 7


Fundraising Methods

Ads Auctions Dinners Sales Internet Mail Planned Giving Corporate Contacts Phone