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West Alabama Regional Commission

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

West Alabama Regional Commission is a urban development organization based in Northport, AL that was founded in 1963. As of 2018 they had $9.8 million in revenue and $4.6 million in assets.

The general purpose of the west Alabama regional commission is to plan for the unified and far-reaching development of the west Alabama region, eliminate duplication of services by member governments, and promote economy and efficiency through coordin...

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Program areas at West Alabama Regional Commission

Area agency on aging program consists of providing health services, nutritional services, social services, and employment services to senior citizens located in seven counties within west Alabama area.

Transportation planning services consist of grant programs designed to assist municipalities of seven counties within the west Alabama area with transportation planning.

Planning and development programs consist of various grant programs through the economic development administration, appalachian regional commission, delta regional authority, and the state of Alabama. This program is designed to assist local businesses and municipal governments in seven counties within west Alabama with planning and economic development projects.

Form 990s for West Alabama Regional Commission

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-09Nov 2, 2019990View PDF
2017-09May 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Aug 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Aug 16, 2016990View PDF
2014-09May 26, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for West Alabama Regional Commission

Total grants, contributions, etc.$9,100,593
Program services$517,118
Investment income and dividends$63,789
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$196,654
Total revenues$9,878,154

Vendors for West Alabama Regional Commission

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
SquarespaceContent management system software2019-09-06
████████ ███ █████ ███Tax accounting2019-08-07
█████ ██████████ ███Healthcare$300,7882018-09-01
██████ █████ ███████ ████ ███Healthcare$268,4972018-09-01
██████ ████████ ███Healthcare$681,3112018-09-01
█████████ ██████████Healthcare$1,086,8202018-09-01
██████ ████████ ███Meals Services$976,6292018-09-01

Personnel at West Alabama Regional Commission

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Dennis StriplingSecretary / Executive Director$87,884Nov. 2, 2019
Robert LakeExecutive Director$154,547Nov. 23, 2017
████ ███████Director of Community and Economic Development-Sept. 14, 2019
█████ ████████Home and Community Services Director-Sept. 14, 2019
███ ████████Director / Aging Superv$127,422Sept. 14, 2019
█████ ██████Transportation Planning Director / Trans Super$103,360Sept. 14, 2019

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