Health—General & Rehabilitative

Road Recovery Foundation

  • New York, NY
  • www.roadrecovery.org

Mission Statement

ROAD RECOVERY is dedicated to helping young people battle addiction and other adversities by harnessing the influence of entertainment industry professionals who have confronted similar crises and now wish to share their experience, resources and knowledge.

With support from the mental health field, ROAD RECOVERY provides hands-on mentorship training, educational/performance workshops, peer-support networking, and all access to real-life opportunities by collaborating with young people to create and present live-concert events.

ROAD RECOVERY empowers young people of all backgrounds to face their struggles and helps them develop comprehensive life skills, guided by professionals and supported by a community of like-minded peers.

Main Programs

  1. RecoveryTrax
  2. RoadTrax
Service Areas

Self-reported

National

Local ongoing programs: New York, New Jersey
Natiional specific time frame programs/outreach: Austin-Texas, Tulsa-Oklahoma, Sarasota-Florida, Washington-DC, Haines-Alaska,

ruling year

1998

Principal Officer since 1998

Self-reported

Gene Bowen

Co Principal Officer since 1998

Self-reported

Jack Bookbinder

Keywords

Self-reported

Addiction, Sobriety, Adversity, Music, Entertainment, Teen, Health, after school program

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EIN

13-3946183

 Number

5873834590

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Patient Services - Entertainment, Recreation (E86)

Performing Arts (A60)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

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Programs

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Program 1

RecoveryTrax

Road Recovery's programs and Services are dedicated to helping young people battle addiction and other adversities and include; Educational seminars, Master Classes, Recovery/Sobriety Meetings, Performance workshops, and live concert events.

Category

Substance Abuse Support Group

Population(s) Served

Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)

Young Adults (20-25 years) -- currently not in use

Substance Abusers (Drug/Alcohol Abusers)

Budget

$120,000.00

Program 2

RoadTrax

Partnering with Residential / Treatment programs

Road Recovery’s ROADTRAX program is a program on the road, traveling to each institution we partner with weekly! Our action-driven ROADTRAX program empowers young people to face their struggles and helps them to develop comprehensive life skills through peer support meetings & creative workshops.

ROADTRAX utilizes a unique method of bringing people together in a positive way through the process of creating, planning, and presenting live-concert event(s).

ROADTRAX offers participants the opportunity to develop the positive skills needed to achieve short and long term goals as an alternative to the negative behaviors that may have been exhibited in their past.

ROADTRAX partners with inpatient/ residential treatment/educational facilities who provide care for severely emotionally disturbed, traumatized, addicted, orphaned, abandoned and neglected children and young adults (ages: 6-22).

Road Recovery’s ROADTRAX staff is comprised of entertainment industry professionals who have confronted similar crises and now wish to share their experience, knowledge, and resources.

ROADTRAX is tailored to meet the needs and goals set by each institution. ROADTRAX is a program on the road, traveling to each institution weekly!

Category

Youth Development, General/Other

Population(s) Served

Youth/Adolescents only (14 - 19 years)

Young Adults (20-25 years) -- currently not in use

Substance Abusers (Drug/Alcohol Abusers)

Budget

$32,000.00

Service Areas

Self-reported

National

Local ongoing programs: New York, New Jersey
Natiional specific time frame programs/outreach: Austin-Texas, Tulsa-Oklahoma, Sarasota-Florida, Washington-DC, Haines-Alaska,

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Financials

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ROAD RECOVERY FOUNDATION INC
Fiscal year: Jan 01-Dec 31
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Road Recovery Foundation

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Gene Bowen

Co Principal Officer

Jack Bookbinder

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Gene Bowen

Road Recovery Founder

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