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Aids Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

ARCW is a hiv / aids organization based in Milwaukee, WI that was founded in 1986. As of 2018 they had $33 million in revenue and $35 million in assets.

The AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin is at the forefront of HIV prevention, care and treatment and is dedicated to providing quality medical, dental, mental health and social services for all people with HIV.

(800) 359-9272
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Program areas at ARCW

Following successful merger with rocky mountain cares (cares) and denver infectious disease consultants in february 2017, arcw now operates in denver, Colorado and throughout the state of Wisconsin. Across both states, arcw now serves more than 5,259 patients and clients. In Wisconsin, the arcw medical Center and the arcw pharmacy serve the largest number of indigent hiv patients, hiv patients of color, women with hiv, and gay men with hiv in the state. Everyone with hiv disease is able to access the integrated medical, dental, mental health and social services, regardless of their ability to pay. In fy 2018, arcw provided $3,587,279 of uncompensated care. More than 90% of patients rate the care they receive as good or very good. The arcw medical Center is Wisconsin's largest and most comprehensive provider of health care to hiv patients. Recognized by the national committee on quality assurance (ncqa) as a level 3 ...

In Wisconsin, arcw provides aggressive, targeted education, prevention and testing services to individuals at highest-risk for contracting hiv. In 2018, arcw provided more than 177,500 hiv prevention contacts across the state of Wisconsin utilizing hiv and std prevention and risk reduction counseling for gay men and men who have sex with men through personal interventions, the internet and social media; hiv and hepatitis c counseling and testing services for injection drug users and their partners; clean needle exchange and risk reduction counseling for injection drug users; opiate overdose prevention education; prevention and testing services for women and youth at-risk for hiv and hiv awareness, education and referral services. In denver, arcw is offering hiv counseling, testing and referral services primarily meeting the hiv and sti prevention needs of men who have sex with men.

Arcw provides social services including social work case management, legal services, housing programs, rent and utility assistance and access to food pantries that are integrated with the health care services provided to hiv patients. In 2018 more than 3,600 clients accessed arcw social services. Arcw offers integrated social services to help hiv patients overcome serious social determinants of health that are often the difference between successful disease management and a long, healthy life or rapid disease progression. In 2018, arcw handled 948 legal matters, provided more than 794,925 meals to hiv patients and ensured individuals with hiv received more than 87,493 safe housing overnight stays. By helping patients overcome barriers to health care related to poverty, discrimination, homelessness and hunger, arcw social services allows patients to focus on successfully adhering to complex treatment regimens that afford them the best opportunity for health. In denver, arcw provides social work case management, ...

Form 990s for ARCW

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-08Sep 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-08Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-08Aug 24, 2017990View PDF
2015-08Nov 1, 2016990View PDF
2014-08May 26, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for ARCW

Total grants, contributions, etc.$15,391,581
Program services$2,447,993
Investment income and dividends$40,944
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$24,694
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$5,308
Net income from fundraising events$115,400
Net income from gaming activities$15,981
Net income from sales of inventory$15,373,324
Miscellaneous revenues$27,361
Total revenues$33,442,586

Vendors for ARCW

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-06-15
█████ █████ ███████ ██████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2020-01-10
█████████CRM software; Marketing software2018-10-12
███████ ███████ ██ █████████Physician Services$480,9152018-08-01
█ ██████████Fundraising$30,0002018-08-01
███████ ███████ ███████████Office Facility Rent$286,9832018-08-01
████ ███████ █████ ██ ████Office Facility Rent$277,5172018-08-01
██████ ██████████ ███████ ██████Physician Services$227,7632018-08-01
...and six more vendors

Personnel at ARCW

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael J GiffordPresident and Chief Executive Officer$383,900Aug. 31, 2018
Debra J. Endean, Ph.D.Vice President and Chief Operating Officer$254,460Aug. 31, 2018
███████ ██ █████ ███Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$254,766Aug. 22, 2019
███ ███████Vice President and Chief Development Officer$188,182Aug. 31, 2018
██████ █████Senior Director of Finance-Feb. 19, 2020
█████ ███████Director of Pharmacy Services$167,252Aug. 31, 2018
████████ █████Director of Clinical Pharmacy$164,536Aug. 31, 2018
█████ ████████Dental Director$178,721Aug. 31, 2018
███ ██████Vice Chair$0Aug. 31, 2016
████████ ███████Board Chair$0Sept. 28, 2015
...and five more key personnel

Peer hiv / aids focused organizations

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8Radiant Health Centers (ASF)501(c)(3)$8.3 millionIrvine, CA
9Health Services of North Texas (HSNT)501(c)(3)$19 millionDenton, TX
10The Wright Center for Community Health501(c)(3)$20 millionScranton, PA
11Valley Aids Council (VAC)501(c)(3)$12 millionHarlingen, TX
12Hudson Valley Community Services (HVCS)501(c)(3)$9.8 millionHawthorne, NY
13Apicha Community Health Center501(c)(3)$17 millionNew York, NY
14St Hope Foundation501(c)(3)$31 millionHouston, TX
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24Miami Beach Community Health Center (MBCHC)501(c)(3)$70 millionNorth Miami, FL
25Lifelong501(c)(3)$27 millionSeattle, WA