SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA LEGAL AID SOCIETY INC

MARION, VA | Smyth County
Community Services

Overview

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA LEGAL AID SOCIETY INC
54-0918255
227 W CHERRY ST
MARION, VA 24354
Smyth County
(276) 783-8300

Mission Statement info

TO CHAMPION EQUAL JUSTICE FOR LOW-INCOME VIRGINIANS AND TO WORK TO REMEDY THE CONDITIONS THAT BURDEN THE LOW-INCOME COMMUNITY. TO THESE ENDS WE STRIVE TO PROVIDE HIGH-QUALITY, COURTEOUS, AND EFFECTIVE LEGAL SERVICES.

Founded info
1972
Total Employees info
34
Total Volunteers info
10
CRA Category info
  • Community Services
Nonprofit location info
  • Distressed Area
  • Underserved Area
Awards & Certifications info
  • This nonprofit has not received any CRA awards or certifications.
Nonprofit Classification (NTEE Code) info
I83

I - Crime, Legal Related

Public Interest Law

Organizations that primarily handle class action litigation and lawsuits related to issues of interest to the public in general rather than assisting individuals.

IRS Activity Codes info
430
Defense of human and civil rights
-
Not reported
-
Not reported
Standard Business Classification (NAICS Code) info
541110
Offices of Lawyers

CRA Alignment

CRA Category info
Community Services
Social services and other support for low- and moderate-income, homeless or at-risk individuals.
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
$2.7M
Revenue
$2.7M
Assets
$1.3M
Exempt Ruling Date info
1973-07
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
Not reported
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
227 W CHERRY ST
MARION, VA 24354
Smyth County
FIPS Geocoded Address info
NA
MSA/CBSA info
51
State info
173
County info
0306.00
Tract info
Middle
Income Level info
Core-Based Statistical Area info
Not located in a CBSA.
Combined Statistical Area info
Not located in a CSA.
Metropolitan Division info
Not located in an MD.
Area Type info
Neither
Located In info
Low- or Moderate-Income Census Tract info
Opportunity Zone info
Majority Minority Census Tract info 11.7%
Designated Distressed Census Tract info
Underserved Census Tract info
  • Remote Rural

Market Data

Census Tract County
0306.00 Smyth County
Population
Total Population 3,119 30,767
Total Households 1,350 12,686
Income
Median Family Income (Census*) $44,474 $40,932
Median Family Income (2019 FFIEC) $56,100 N/A
Tract Income Percentage 86.11% N/A
Below Poverty Level 26.9% 18.9%
Unemployment Level 6.0% 5.7%
Housing
Total Housing Units 1,615 15,398
Total Owner-Occupied Units 44.4% 71.5%
Total Renter-Occupied Units 39.2% 28.5%
Total Vacant Units 16.4% 6.6%
* Census tract income based on 2019 Census estimated data; County income based on 2019 American Community Survey data.
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Management

13
Total Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
13
Independent Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
Tax Filing Signatory info
Joseph R Carico
Executive Director
(276) 783-8300
Principal Officer info
Joseph R Carico
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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