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Cempa Community Care

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Cempa Community Care is a hiv / aids organization based in Chattanooga, TN that was founded in 1987. As of 2019 they had $18 million in revenue and $10 million in assets.

Our focus is AIDS: education, prevention, and support for all people affected by HIV. Our focus is AIDS: education, prevention and support for all people affected by HIV. Chattanooga Council on AIDS Resources, Education, and Support's (CARES) mission ...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Chattanooga Cares.

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Program areas at Cempa Community Care

The prevention education department at Chattanooga Cares d/b/Dbab/a Cempa Community Care provides prevention education and support to more than 20,000 people across 23 counties in Tennessee annually. The staff directs programs in schools, churches, rehabilitation centers, juvenile detention centers, prisons, Community centers and substance abuse organizations. These programs teach about hiv, stis, and, most importantly, risk reduction and healthy behaviors. In addition to conducting over 9,000 free rapid hiv tests each year, the prevention education staff conducts almost 500 free rapid hepatitis c tests each year and is the only local organization to offer such service.

Chattanooga primary Care clinic (cpcc), is a designated ryan white clinic and center of excellence and provides medical and mental health services to 700 hiv-positive individuals in eleven southeast Tennessee counties. The cpcc staff includes a licensed clinical social worker, licensed medical social worker, two id and internal medicine board-certified doctors, nurse practitioner, nurse, certified medical assistant, a phlebotomist, a health and wellness coach, and a medical case manager who work together to coordinate and deliver a full range of medical services to clients. These services include physicals, pap smears, cancer screenings, immunizations and vaccinations, laboratory testing, consultations and referrals. The 340b program is a program through which clients are offered access to prescription drugs with co-pay assistance.

The client services department at Chattanooga Cares d/b/Dbab/a Cempa Community Care consists of a team of case managers who provide counseling, support, and advocacy services for more than 450 individuals each year. Client services is dedicated to providing a safe and compassionate environment in which they work to empower their clients, most of whom have struggled against society's marginalization and stigmas, to set and attain their personal goals. In addition to their one-on-one work with clients, the case managers also conduct a series of support groups for clients and their families. Client services also includes transportation assistance to and from doctor's appointments and groups (both at and away from Cares), nutrition education, rental and utilities supplementation services, food market services, and job training and placement assistance.

Form 990s for Cempa Community Care

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Oct 5, 2020990View PDF
2018-06Aug 6, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Jun 30, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 13, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Cempa Community Care

Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,142,940
Program services$16,382,653
Investment income and dividends$30,053
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$45,360
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$28,082
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$6,689
Total revenues$18,635,777

Vendors for Cempa Community Care

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Mauldin and Jenkins LLCTax accounting; Audit accounting2020-03-25
█████████Content management system software2019-10-03
█████████ ████████Software2019-10-03
██████████Fundraising software2019-10-03
███████ ██████████ █████████████Temporary Employees$133,2632019-06-01
██ █████ ████Medical Services$168,0002019-06-01
██████ █ █████Dental Referrals for Clients$125,7482019-06-01
██████████Tech Support for Cempa$101,6462019-06-01
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Cempa Community Care

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Shannon StephensonChief Executive Officer$129,954Oct. 5, 2020
Juan CamargoDirector of Finance$75,222June 30, 2019
██████ ████Board Chair$0June 30, 2019
████ █████Secretary$0June 30, 2019
████ ██████Vice Chair and Treasurer$0June 30, 2019
████ █████Vice Chair and Treasurer / Board Member$0June 30, 2017
███████ ██████Clinic Director$0June 30, 2016
████ ██████Past Former Executive Director$102,801June 30, 2016
█████ ████████Medical Clinic Director$171,000June 30, 2016
███████ █████Community Outreach Director$52,483June 30, 2016
...and four more key personnel

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