Some Simple & Direct Facts
ALS In Wonderland has NO Paid staff only volunteers that operate the non-profit
100% percent of donations stay In Arkansas
April 2, 2014 ALSIW launched PALS monthly gifting program
Tax Exemption was filed January 2013 and accepted by the Internal Revenue Service June 2014- All Donations excepted from January 2013 to ALSIW are retroactive
In 2014 ALSIW granted over $30,000.00 in gift checks & equipment to PALS
In 2015 ALSIW granted over $54,000.00 in gift checks & equipment to PALS
In 2016 ALSIW granted over $72,000.00 in gift checks & equipments to PALS
A Look At 2014 Numbers: 69% went directly to patient care, programs and services (35,456.00) 31% went to fundraising cost (16,114.00)
A Look At 2015 Numbers: 83% went directly to patient care, programs and services ( 54,132.00) and 16% (11,000.00) went to fundraising, Stamps, and accounting.
ALS In Wonderland creates awareness and provides funding directly for the benefit of PALS in the state of Arkansas
ALS In Wonderland was created and inspired by the needs and necessities that many PALS face today. We are here to help each ALS family while they are dealing with the biggest challenge of their life. Founder Lara Blume knows first hand the affects that ALS has on families - Lara's Father Richard Blume was diagnosed with ALS In late 2009.
ALS In Wonderland is here to assist ALS families with financial needs that arise. We also act as a reliable advocate for our PALS. Currently we are serving PALS in the state of Arkansas. Lara believes that her work is not only wanted, needed but imperative for the ALS community. A cause close to her heart she is fierce in her work; Dedicated to leading her passionate board members.
"It is essential for the ALS patient and their caregivers to understand this disease and its physical, emotional, mental, and financial implications." Founder Lara Blume
CURRENT OPERATING PROGRAMS & SERVICES
The 'Blume ALS Home' The First Home for those living with ALS in the state of Arkansas.
The Blume ALS In Wonderland Home. Located in West Little Rock, with easy access to the freeway & 3 miles from the UAMS MDA clinic. PALS are encouraged to come and have their meals and stay overnight and be an integral part of the house. We are the very first ALS home in the state of Arkansas & we plan on many more additions to the home that will benefit those living with ALS.
The ALS home is fully functional for those nights before or after your UAMS MDA ALS clinic. Don't want to make the long haul back home, no need too. Stay the night at our electronically automated home, wheelchair accessible throughout, with two ramps on the exterior, roll in shower, open living room with plenty of room to navigate your wheelchair, hardwood floors, full kitchen if you decide to cook with stocked dishes, utensils & pots. Everything you need to be comfortable. For More Information Contact ALS In Wonderland Foundation 501.492.6955
ALS IN WONDERLAND
Arkansas Attorney General
Little Rock Chamber Of Commerce
Arkansas Secretary Of State
Internal Revenue Office
501 C 3 Public Tax Identification Number 46-1826315
*Tax Exemption was filed January 2013 and accepted by the Internal Revenue Service June 2014- All Donations excepted from January 2013 to ALS In Wonderland are retroactive.
File E- Postcard 990 for 2013
7/18/2014 10:45 AM
Client ID Date Accepted 461826315 07/10/14
ELF Status Report
Client Name TIN Status ALS IN WONDERLAND 46-1826315
Return accepted: 07/10/14
*Most small tax-exempt organizations whose annual gross is 50,000 or less are required to electronically submit Form 990-N, also known as the e-Postcard
ALS In Wonderland 2014 Form 990-EZ