Grand Praire United Charities is dedicated to providing immediate emergency assistance and referrals to the residents of Grand Prairie.
Grand Prairie United Charities serves the city of Grand Prairie, Texas in the zip codes: 75050, 75051, 75052, 75053, and 75054.
Ms. Debra Blubaugh
Electric, Food, Gas, Rent, Water
Also Known As
1417 Densmen Street
Grand Prairie, TX 75051 USA
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.
How does this organization make a difference?
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What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?
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.
Our agency assisted the needs of over 15,000 individuals.
Financial information is an important part of gauging the short- and long-term health of the organization.
The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.
Ms. Debra Blubaugh
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
Ms. Brenda Reuland
Reuland P. R.
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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?
Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?
Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?
Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?
Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?