Educational Institutions

Book Bank Foundation Inc

  • Atlanta, GA
  • www.TheBBF.org

Mission Statement

The mission of The Book Bank Foundation is to promote and advocate literacy. We accomplish this by using motivational speaking, models of positive behavior, scholastic achievement, and resourceful thinkers to stimulate self-esteem, academic achievement, future goal setting, and stories of achievement in communities where illiteracy exists.

Main Programs

  1. Shelter from the Streets

ruling year

2005

President/CEO

Self-reported

Ms. Lisa Chase Patterson

Keywords

Self-reported

community, philanthropy, hip hop, entertainment, sports, children, housing, reading, literacy, books, toys, mothers, demestic violence, clothing, shoes, homeless, dubai, charity, non profit, giving

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EIN

02-0722757

 Number

3438435004

Physical Address

2625 Piedmont Road 56-290 The Book Bank Foundation

Atlanta, 30324

Also Known As

The Book Bank Foundation

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Remedial Reading, Reading Encouragement (B92)

Youth Development Programs (O50)

Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution (T12)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

Overview

Self-reported by organization

We are committed to the community and focused on the betterment of tomorrow's future, our children. Our vision is to decrease the number of illiterate by providing sound and innovative ways of promoting learning, social awareness and individual prosperity. This is possible with your help.

Programs

Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

Shelter from the Streets

We provide shelters with clothing, footwear and toy drives during the holiday seasons while motivating, inspiring and providing an environment of Hope using influential public figures such as Musicians, Entertainers, Authors, Professional Athletes and Actors/Actress who give testimonies of hardship and identify with the obstacles of everyday life.

Category

Education

Population(s) Served

Poor/Economically Disadvantaged, Indigent, General

Budget

$35,000.00

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Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

Book Bank Foundation Inc

Leadership

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President/CEO

Ms. Lisa Chase Patterson

BIO

SLM Management & Consulting Title: North East Regional Director Over 7 years of experience with accomplishments in worldwide marketing, product design and management, client and partner management, operations, enterprise class applications, strategic business planning, multi-million dollar budgets, and P&L responsibility. - Entrepreneurial senior executive with proven leadership managing diverse teams and cross-functional communications, and providing motivation and strategic vision. - Ability to play multiple roles with broad range of both analytical and creative skills in marketing, lead management, sales training, and operations. Marketing: -Corporate, Product and Personal -PR and Market Communications -Social Media Community -Image and Brand Management -Business Development Management Services: -Business Planning -Strategic Planning -Trend Analysis -Contract Negotiations and Management

STATEMENT FROM THE President/CEO

"We are committed to the community and focused on the betterment of tomorrow’s future, our children. Our vision is to decrease the number of illiterate by providing sound and innovative ways of promoting learning, social awareness and individual prosperity. This is possible with your help."

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Glenn Toby

Glenn Toby Enterprise

Term: Jan 1997 -

BOARD LEADERSHIP PRACTICES

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Yes

BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

Yes

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

Yes

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?