Organization Name: All Purpose Lifeskills, Inc.
Address: 1958 NW 79th Way
City: Pembroke Pines
State: FL
Zip Code: 33024
Web site:
Contact First Name: Ellen
Contact Last Name: Loebelenz
Title: CEO
Phone Number: 954-986-9517
E-mail Address:
Mission Statement: Our Mission is to engage the community through collaborative efforts to help Domestic Violence Survivors, Foster Youth, Homeless, Low Income, and Youth At Risk acquire financial literacy and life skills. We provide the knowledge, resources, and tools which will enable them to establish control over their circumstance, improve their quality of life, and launch a more secure future.
Please check your main area(s) of service: Education
Geographic area in which your organization operates: Broward County
Year of Incorporation: 2006
What is your agency's budget size: 50-99k
How many Employees does your organization have: Currently all volunteer
How many Board Members do you have: 3
How many times per year does your board meet: 6 official meetings, alot is done via internet
What is the estimated monthly time contribution of your board members: 5
What is your organization's policy about financial contributions of board members?: Any
Minimum Required Amount: what you can afford
What is the typical board member's term of service: 2 years (allow up to 6 years if desired)
Does your agency have Directors & Officers (Board Liability) Insurance: Yes
Do you currently have any CPAs on your board: No
Briefly describe the CPAs role as a board member and any other expectations or comments: Our board is in place to manage and direct affairs of our agency. They help guide our direction, policies and procedures. As a board member, a CPA would assist in these matters. We would also like them to join our finance committee, assisting the Treasurer with the duties of having custody of all corporate funds and financial records, keep full and accurate accounts and records of receipts and disbursements of the Corporation and be responsible for compliance with Section 5.1 with respect to such accounts and records, and render an accounting whenever required by the Board of Directors or President. We also have Partnership Council, which will allow a CPA to be more involved with the activities of the organization. For further information regarding this, please contact Ellen Loebelenz at 954-986-9517.

Contact Jan Dobson for more information.