Canadian Paraplegic Association (B.C.)

Other Names: Canadian Paraplegie Association (Bc), Canadian Paraplegic Association, Spinal Cord Injury Organization Of Bc

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Since 1957, Spinal Cord Injury BC (formerly BC Paraplegic Association) has been helping people with spinal cord injuries (and their family and friends) adjust, adapt, and thrive, whether they are dealing with a new injury or struggling with the ongoing challenges of living and aging with a physical disability. Our peer support and information programs provide answers, social connections, education and unique life experiences to people living with physical disabilities across British Columbia.

  • map-point780 SW Marine Dr., Vancouver BC, V6P5Y7

  • map-point1 877 324 3611

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  • map-pointContact person: Michelle Smith

  • map-pointCharitable Organization

  • map-pointBusiness Number: 118835024RR0001

  • map-point10 full-time staff


2018 Revenues: $2,006,434

<b>245377</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>28894</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>525524</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>78037</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>750101</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>378501</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2018 Expenditures: $1,993,550

<b>1252418</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>173254</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>567878</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>0</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2018 Year End: $1,425,857

<b>1198264</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>152837</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>37251</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>37505</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2018 Year End: $1,425,857

<b>119250</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>1306607</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Canadian Paraplegic Association (B.C.)'s headquarters is located at 780 SW Marine Dr., Vancouver BC, V6P5Y7.

Breakdown of Programs

90 10

External Fundraising

Fundraising Methods

Auctions Sales Internet Mail Corporate