Human Services

GRAND PRAIRIE UNITED CHARITIES INC

  • Grand Prairie, TX
  • www.gpuc.org

Mission Statement

Grand Praire United Charities is dedicated to providing immediate emergency assistance and referrals to the residents of Grand Prairie.

Service Areas

Self-reported

Texas

Grand Prairie United Charities serves the city of Grand Prairie, Texas in the zip codes: 75050, 75051, 75052, 75053, and 75054.

ruling year

1984

Principal Officer

Self-reported

Ms. Debra Blubaugh

Keywords

Self-reported

Electric, Food, Gas, Rent, Water

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Also Known As

GPUC

EIN

75-0939084

 Number

1511963012

Contact

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Personal Social Services (P50)

Temporary Shelter For the Homeless (L41)

IRS Filing Requirement

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

Programs + Results

How does this organization make a difference?

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

1.)Rent/Mortgage is supported by the Emergency Food & Shelter Program. 2.) Utility Assistance is supported by Atmos/Gas, TXU/Electric. City of grand Prairie/Water. 3.)Prescription/Medication is supported by the Quality of Life Foundation. 4.) Food Pantry is supported by the Hillcrest Foundation, Sam's Club, and Wal-Mart.

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Population(s) Served

Budget

Service Areas

Self-reported

Texas

Grand Prairie United Charities serves the city of Grand Prairie, Texas in the zip codes: 75050, 75051, 75052, 75053, and 75054.

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Financials

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GRAND PRAIRIE UNITED CHARITIES INC
Fiscal year: Apr 01-Mar 31

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Operations

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

GRAND PRAIRIE UNITED CHARITIES INC

Leadership

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Principal Officer

Ms. Debra Blubaugh

BIO

Debby began volunteering for Grand Prairie United Charities in 1990. She served as the Board of Director's President from 1995-1999. In May 2002, she was appointed as the Executive Director, the position that she joyfully holds today.

She is a strong voice and advocate, as well as speaks publicly on teenage dating and violence. In 2002, she completed a forty-hour Sexual Assault Victim Advocate training course. Working diligently with State Representative Ray Allen in 2001, she was instrumental in the passage of a bill relating to the interment of a victim and convicted murderer in the same cemetery.

She currently serves the community in the following local organizations:
* Lifeline Shelter for Families Board of Director
* Soroptimist International of Grand Prairie Board of Director
* Member of Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce Civic Committee
* Member of Grand Prairie Women's Club

Governance

BOARD CHAIR

Ms. Brenda Reuland

Reuland P. R.

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?

Yes

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?

Yes

BOARD PERFORMANCE

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