BELL TOWER INC

MERRILLVILLE, IN | Lake County
Affordable Housing

Overview

BELL TOWER INC
54-2194413
8400 LOUISIANA ST
MERRILLVILLE, IN 46410
Lake County
(219) 757-1921

Mission Statement info

TO PROVIDE LOW INCOME HOUSING.

Founded info
2005
Total Employees info
0
Total Volunteers info
14
CRA Category info
  • Affordable Housing
Nonprofit location info
  • This nonprofit is not located in any CRA geographies.
Awards & Certifications info
  • This nonprofit has not received any CRA awards or certifications.
Nonprofit Classification (NTEE Code) info
F33

F - Mental Health, Crisis Intervention

Residential Mental Health Treatment

Organizations that provide a therapeutic living environment in community-based facilities for adults or children with emotional and/or behavioral problems who require a structured, supervised treatment program which may include individual, group, family and other treatment modalities as appropriate.

IRS Activity Codes info
-
Not reported
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Not reported
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Not reported
Standard Business Classification (NAICS Code) info
623220
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities

CRA Alignment

CRA Category info
Affordable Housing
Creation, rehabilitation, operation or preservation of affordable housing.
CRA Certification info
Has not applied.
Awards & Certifications info
Community Development Financial Institution info
Community Development Financial Institution Award Recipient info
New Market Tax Credit Recipient info
HUD Counseling Agency info
Low Income Housing Tax Credit Recipient info

IRS Summary

Income
$97.2K
Revenue
$97.2K
Assets
$1.6M
Exempt Ruling Date info
2006-05
Deductibility Status info
Deductible
Tax Filing Year info
2018
Organization Type info
Corporation
Organization Tax Filing Status info
990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Foundation Tax Filing Status info
990-PF not required by IRS
Affiliation Classification info
Independent Organization
States Where Tax Return is Filed info
IN
Basis for Foundation/Public Charity Status info
Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
IRS Reported Activities info
Provides Credit Counseling
Conducts Gaming Activities
Engages in Lobbying Activities
Engages in Political Activities
Makes Grants to Individuals
Makes Grants to Organizations

Nonprofit Location

Physical Address info
8400 LOUISIANA ST
MERRILLVILLE, IN 46410
Lake County
FIPS Geocoded Address info
16980
MSA/CBSA info
18
State info
089
County info
0423.00
Tract info
Middle
Income Level info
Core-Based Statistical Area info
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
Combined Statistical Area info
Chicago-Naperville, IL-IN-WI
Metropolitan Division info
Gary, IN
Area Type info
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Located In info
Low- or Moderate-Income Census Tract info
Opportunity Zone info
Majority Minority Census Tract info
Designated Distressed Census Tract info
Underserved Census Tract info

Market Data

Census Tract County
0423.00 Lake County
Population
Total Population 6,538 486,849
Total Households 2,591 185,437
Income
Median Family Income (Census*) $75,027 $54,249
Median Family Income (2019 FFIEC) $72,700 N/A
Tract Income Percentage 117.09% N/A
Below Poverty Level 8.1% 16.5%
Unemployment Level 11.6% 8.0%
Housing
Total Housing Units 2,780 212,140
Total Owner-Occupied Units 64.8% 69.6%
Total Renter-Occupied Units 28.4% 30.4%
Total Vacant Units 6.8% 8.9%
* Census tract income based on 2019 Census estimated data; County income based on 2018 American Community Survey data.
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Management

15
Total Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
14
Independent Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
Tax Filing Signatory info
Judith K Sikora
Chief Financial Officer
(219) 757-1921
Principal Officer info
Judith K Sikora
Key Policies & Documents info
Written Conflict of Interest Policy
Written Document Retention & Destruction Policy
Written Wistleblower Policy
CEO Compensation Review Process
Written Minutes of Board Meetings
Financial Statements & Reporting info
Compiled or Reviewed by an Independent Accountant
Audited by an Independent Accountant
Included in Consolidated Financial Statements
Internal Audit Committee Review
Federal Grant Audit Required
Federal Grand Audit Performed

"NA" in this section indicates that the information was not available in the nonprofit's most recent IRS tax filing.

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