VOLUNTEER GUARDIANSHIP ONE-ON-ONE inc

Address
188 State Highway 31 No 110
flemington, NJ 08822
Contact
Website: http://www.volunteerguardianship.org
Phone: +1 (908) 788-4893
Nonprofit
NTEE: O30 - Adult, Child Matching Programs
EIN: 22-3698313

Primary exempt purpose

Volunteer Guardianship One on One, Inc. assisted guardians in the care of their wards during 2016. The Organization also held various educational programs for the guardians and general public. A formal Guardianship Training Curriculum is currently being developed, and new seminar topics related to geriatric health issues will be presented. Additionally, an Emergency Guardianship Training program is being developed to be used in hospital settings in the tri-state area. Currently, most of the wards are in Hunterdon County, but the Organization is planning to expand to other counties in NJ because the need for guardians is so great. Several members of the Board of Directors trained as medical professionals and social workers, collaborate with the Director of Volunteers on handling difficult situations involving the guardians and wards, providing invaluable insight.
 20162015201420132012
Basic features of the organization
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area5602
Human resources, including compensation
Personnel
Brotzman, Claudia
TitleBOard memberBoard MemberBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personCLAUDIA BROTZMANCLAUDIA BROTZMANCLAUDIA BROTZMANCLAUDIA BROTZMAN 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Bryant, Linda
Titleboard member    
Name of key/compensated personLINDA BRYANT    
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Carauna, Claire
Title Board MemberBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person Claire CaraunaCLAIRE CARAUNACLAIRE CARAUNA 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Copeland, Harrie
Title   BOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMEBER
Name of key/compensated person   HARRIE E COPELAND IIIHARRIE E COPELAND III
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee   TrueTrue
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00$0.00
Davis, Kent
Titleboard member    
Name of key/compensated personKENT DAVIS    
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Devries, James
Title    BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person    REV JAMES DEVRIES
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Douglas, Cynthia
Title  EXECUTIVE DIRECTOREXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 
Name of key/compensated person  CYNTHIA DOUGLASCYNTHIA DOUGLAS 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee  TrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org  $29,402.00$8,071.00 
Douglass, Cynthia
Titleexecutive directorExecutive Director   
Name of key/compensated personcynthia douglassCYNTHIA DOUGLASS   
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrue   
Reportable compensation from org$33,877.00$32,978.00   
Golub, Larisa
Titleboard memberBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personLARISA GOLUB MDLARISA GOLUB MDLARISA GOLUB MDLARISA GOLUB MD 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Granados, Luis
Titleboard member    
Name of key/compensated personLUIS GRANADOS    
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Guydish, Angelina
Title    BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person    ANGELINA M GUYDISH
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Holmstrup, Jan
Title    BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person    JAN HOLMSTRUP
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Janke, Wayne
Titleboard member    
Name of key/compensated personWAYNE JANKE ESQ    
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Jeffries, Marc
Titlevice-presidentVICE-PRESIDENTBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated personMARc s jeffriesMarc S JeffriesMARC S JEFFRIESMARC S JEFFRIESMARC S JEFFRIES
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrueTrue
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Junge, Robert
Titleboard memberBoard MemberBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personROBERt jungeROBERT JUNGEROBERT JUNGEROBERT JUNGE 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Klarin, Patricia
Title    FORMER EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    PATRICIA KLARIN
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee    True
Reportable compensation from org    $20,880.00
Lynch, Debra
Titlesecretary   SECRETARY
Name of key/compensated persondebra lynch phd   DEBRA LYNCH PHD
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue   True
Reportable compensation from org$0.00   $0.00
Miller, Michael
Title    BOARD MEMBER
Name of key/compensated person    MICHAEL MILLER
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee    True
Reportable compensation from org    $0.00
Post, Reyna
Title Board MemberBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person Reyna D PostREYNA D POSTREYNA D POST 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Rand, Marjorie
Title TreasurerTREASURER TREASURER
Name of key/compensated person Marjorie L Rand CPAMARJORIE L RAND CPA MARJORIE L RAND CPA
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrue True
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Ratner, Patricia
Title Board MemberBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person Patricia RatnerPATRICIA RATNERPATRICIA RATNER 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00 
Rn, Linda
Title Board MemberBOARD MEMBER VICE-PRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated person Linda Bryant RNLINDA BRYANT RN LINDA BYRANT RN
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrue True
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00 $0.00
Serra, Anthony
Title    EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
Name of key/compensated person    ANTHONY J SERRA ESQ
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee    True
Reportable compensation from org    $9,280.00
Shanahan, Robert
Title BOARD MEMBERPRESIDENTPRESIDENTPRESIDENT
Name of key/compensated person Robert J Shanahan JrROBERT J SHANAHAN JRROBERT J SHANAHAN JRROBERT J SHANAHAN JR ESQ
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee TrueTrueTrueTrue
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Shook, Ryan
Titletreasurer    
Name of key/compensated personRYAN SHOOK CPA    
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrue    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Stafford, Floyd
Title   BOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated person   FLOYD STAFFORD 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employee   True 
Reportable compensation from org   $0.00 
Wright, Dj
TitleprESIDENTPresidentVICE-PRESIDENTBOARD MEMBER 
Name of key/compensated personDJ WRIGHTDJ WrightDJ WRIGHTDJ WRIGHT 
Officer, director, trustee, or key employeeTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00 
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Primary exempt purposeVolunteer Guardianship One on One, Inc. assisted guardians in the care of their wards during 2016. The Organization also held various educational programs for the guardians and general public. A formal Guardianship Training Curriculum is currently being developed, and new seminar topics related to geriatric health issues will be presented. Additionally, an Emergency Guardianship Training program is being developed to be used in hospital settings in the tri-state area. Currently, most of the wards are in Hunterdon County, but the Organization is planning to expand to other counties in NJ because the need for guardians is so great. Several members of the Board of Directors trained as medical professionals and social workers, collaborate with the Director of Volunteers on handling difficult situations involving the guardians and wards, providing invaluable insight.Volunteer Guardianship One On One, Inc. assisted approximately 26 guardians in the care of their wards during 2014. The organization also held various educational programs for the guardians and general public. A formal Guardianship Training Curriculum is currently being developed, and new seminar topics related to geriatric health issues will be presented. Additionally, an Emergency Guardianship Training program is being developed to be used in hospital settings in the tri-state area.Currently, most of the wards are in Hunterdon County but the organization is planning to expand to other counties in NJ because the need for guardians is so great. Several members of the Board of Directors, trained as medical professionals and social workers, collaborate with the Director of Volunteers on handling difficult sitations involving the guardians and wards, providing invaluable insight.VOLUNTEER GUARDIANSHIP ONE ON ONE, INC. ASSISTED APPROXIMATELY 26 GUARDIANS IN THE CARE OF THEIR WARDS DURING 2014. THE ORGANIZATION ALSO HELD VARIOUS EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS FOR THE GUARDIANS AND GENERAL PUBLIC. A FORMAL GUARDIANSHIP TRAINING CURRICULUM IS CURRENTLY BEING DEVELOPED, AND NEW SEMINAR TOPICS RELATED TO GERIATRIC HEALTH ISSUES WILL BE PRESENTED. ADDITIONALLY, AN EMERGENCY GUARDIANSHIP TRAINING PROGRAM IS BEING DEVELOPED TO BE USED IN HOSPITAL SETTINGS IN THE TRI-STATE AREA.CURRENTLY, MOST OF THE WARDS ARE IN HUNTERDON COUNTY BUT THE ORGANIZATION IS PLANNING TO EXPAND TO OTHER COUNTIES IN NJ BECAUSE THE NEED FOR GUARDIANS IS SO GREAT. SEVERAL MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS, TRAINED AS MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS AND SOCIAL WORKERS, COLLABORATE WITH THE DIRECTOR OF VOLUNTEERS ON HANDLING DIFFICULT SITATIONS INVOLVING THE GUARDIANS AND WARDS, PROVIDING INVALUABLE INSIGHT.VOLUNTEER GUARDIANSHIP ONE ON ONE, INC. ASSISTED APPROXIMATELY 20 GUARDIANS IN THE CARE OF THEIR WARDS DURING 2013. THE ORGANIZATION HELD SOME EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS ON WHAT DO TO WHEN THE WARD DIES AND HOW TO MANAGE THE FINANCIAL AFFAIRS OF THE WARD. CURRENTLY, ALL OF THE WARDS ARE IN HUNTERDON COUNTY, NJ BUT PEOPLE HAVE BEEN CONTACTING THE ORGANIZATION ABOUT EXPANDING ITS SERVICES TO OTHER COUNTIES AND STATES.SEVERAL MEMBERS OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS ARE MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS AND SOCIAL WORKERS WHO HAVE ASSISTED THE GUARDIANS ON SOME VERY TOUGH CASES THIS PAST YEAR. IN ONE OF THE 2013 CASES, THE ORGANIZATION TOOK ON A NEW WARD WHO WAS BEING TAKEN ADVANTAGE OF BY FAMILY MEMBERS. THE ORGANIZATION WORKED WITH THE COUNTY SURROGATE TO APPOINT A PROFESSIONAL GUARDIAN AD-LITEM TO HELP THIS WARD. THIS GUARDIAN AD-LITEM WAS AN ATTORNEY WHO HANDLED SOME VERY COMPLICATED LEGAL MATTERS. ONCE THE LEGAL MATTERS WERE RESOLVED, THE GUARDIANSHIP WAS PASSED ON TO AR VOLUNTEER GUARDIAN IN THE ORGANIPROVIDE HIGH QUALITY GUARDIANSHIP SERVICES TO ADULT INDIVIDUAL, TYPICALYY THE ELDERLY SUFFERING FROM A DISABILITY OR PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DISEASE, WHO HAVE NO FAMILY MEMBERS OR FRIENDS TO SERVE IN THAT CAPACITY.
Program service expenses, total$96,972.00$0.00$0.00$6,135.00$80,742.00
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$80,309.00$95,709.00$72,408.00$79,941.00$76,632.00
Revenue from contributions (total) $33,253.00$24,246.00$25,460.00$46,666.00
Investment income, current yr  $12.00$9.00$63.00
Program service revenue (total) $25,787.00$41,721.00$48,841.00$20,505.00
Other types of revenue
Net rental income $0.00$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$55,338.00$55,582.00$39,014.00$34,023.00$22,193.00
Total assets, beginning of year$55,582.00$39,014.00$34,023.00$22,193.00$43,018.00
Total liabilities$0.00$0.00$84.00$469.00$3,024.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$0.00$84.00$469.00$3,024.00$3,023.00
Net assets$55,338.00$55,582.00$38,930.00$33,554.00$19,169.00
Governance and accountability
Cash accountingTrueTrueTrueTrue 
Accrual accounting    True
Tax year start date2016-01-012015-01-012014-01-012013-01-012012-01-01
Tax year end date2016-12-012015-12-012014-12-012013-12-012012-12-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990EZ990EZ990EZ990EZ990EZ
Date e-filing submitted2017-11-302017-02-022015-10-092014-09-232013-11-15
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.02013v3.02012v2.1
Filing identifier201702969349200430201623139349201167201502379349200215201412259349201726201332279349201963
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