Literacy Alliance Of The Shuswap Society

Other Names: Lass

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We promote literacy in the North Okanaga-Shuswap area through awareness, collaborative partnerships, and education in order to enhance the heath and well-being of individuals and the community. Ongoing programs include: Books for Babies, One to One Children's Literacy Program, Unplug & Play Family Literacy Week, Jam the GM Children's Book Drive, Save/Share/Spend Financial Literacy program, Spread the Word Community Book & Magazine Exchange, Little Free Libraries, Books Under the ree, Computer Tutoring for Seniors, and Summer Slide.

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  • map-pointBusiness Number: 801701699RR0001

  • map-point0 full-time staff

  • map-pointNo contact email on record

2017 Revenues: $120,578

<b>7435</b>: Total cash given to the charity for which tax receipts were issued.
<b>0</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>15091</b>: Total amount received from other registered charities.
<b>7943</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>77162</b>: Total amount received from any level of government in Canada.
<b>12947</b>: Income that doesn’t fit into other categories, such as sales revenue, interest and investment income, membership fees, etc.

2017 Expenditures: $105,858

<b>93237</b>: Total amount spent on charitable programs. "Programs" cover all charitable activities the organization carries out on its own.
<b>6121</b>: Total amount spent on fundraising, including office expenses, overhead, promotion costs, etc.
<b>6499</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>1</b>: Expenses that don’t fit into another category, including political activities.

Assets, 2017 Year End: $60,045

<b>56539</b>: Total cash readily available.
<b>2520</b>: Amounts owed by individuals and organizations.
<b>0</b>: Amounts invested in individuals and organizations
<b>986</b>: Land and buildings at fair market value as well as equipment, vehicles, etc. The figure is net accumulated ammortization.
<b>0</b>: Assets not falling under one of the other categories.

Liabilities, 2017 Year End: $24,048

<b>5628</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>18420</b>: Liabilities not falling under one of the other categories.

Worldwide Locations

Literacy Alliance Of The Shuswap Society's headquarters is located at Post Office Box 54, Salmon Arm BC, V1E4N2.

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