NGO Funding Request


The recipient entity's full legal name:  Jefferson Council on Aging, Inc.

The recipient entity's physical address:
           6620 Riverside Drive
Suite 216
Metairie, Louisiana 70003


The recipient entity's mailing address (if different):
           P.O. Box 73769
Metairie, Louisiana 70033-3769


Type of Entity (for instance, a nonprofit corporation):  Non-Profit Corporation

If the entity is a corporation, list the names of the incorporators:
          Ms. John M. Jourdan
Paul J. Solis
Theodore J. Dorsa
Mrs. Edwin D. Bayer, Jr.
Mrs. Marcel B. Berot
Msgr. Henry C. Bezou
Rev. Joseph Calato
George L. Gillespie, Jr.
Rev. Howard C. Goetz, Jr.
Sr. Elizabeth Harris
Bert C. LeBlanc
Tommy LeBlanc
Hon. J. Kenneth Leithman
Mrs. Margaret Pellegrin
Morris Shushan, M.D.
Henry L. Stewart, Jr.
Mrs. Albert Williams


The last four digits of the entity's taxpayer ID number:  8657

What is the dollar amount of the request?  $41,532

What type of request is this?  General Appropriation

Is this entity in good standing with the Secretary of State?  Yes

Provide the name of each member of the recipient entity's governing board and officers:
           Mr. Luis Arocha, Chairman
1101 Barataria Boulevard
Marrero, LA 70072

Ms. Marie Clesi, Vice-Chair
1100 Vintage Drive
Kenner, LA 70065

Mr. Kevin A. Casey, Treasurer
3011 46th Street
Metairie, LA 70001

Ms. Susan Guidroz, Secretary
15 Fairlane Drive
Metairie, LA 70003

Ms. Doris Rappold, Board Member
12 Guadalupe Drive
Kenner, LA 70065

Ms. Cynthia B. Jackson, Board Member
1613 Lake Salvador Drive
Harvey, LA 70058

Ms. Lynne Z. Peterson, Board Member
3217 Metairie Court
Metairie, LA 70002

Ms. Gisela Chevalier, Board Member
3226 Idaho Avenue
Kenner, LA 70065

Dr. Henry K. THreefoot, Board Member
291 Midway Drive
River Ridge, LA 70123

Ms. Angela Gorman, Board Member
4205 St. Elizabeth Drive
Kenner, LA 70065

Hon. John Gegenheimer, Board Member
440 Timberlane Drive
Gretna, LA 70056

Ms. Katherine Carter, Board Member
1916 Arrow Lane
Gretna, LA 70056

Mr. Gordon Wadge, Board Member
1351 Hesper Avenue
Metairie, LA 70005

Mr. Albert J. Robichaux, Jr., CEO
780 Terry Parkway
Gretna, LA 70056


Provide a summary of the project or program:
           The expansion of computer labs by the purchase of 25 computers for the computer labs at 5 Senior Center and another 15 computers for the staff at the central office.

What is the budget relative to the project for which funding is requested?:
          Salaries. . . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Professional Services. . . $0
          Contracts . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Acquisitions . . . . . . . . . $41,532
          Major Repairs . . . . . . . $0
          Operating Services. . . . $0
          Other Charges. . . . . . . $0

Does your organization have any outstanding audit issues or findings?  No

If 'Yes' is your organization working with the appropriate governmental agencies to resolve those issues or findings?
          

What is the entity's public purpose, sought to be achieved through the use of state monies?
          To increase computer literacy for Seniors enabling them to not only enjoy the internet but to allow them to pay their bills, place orders, etc on the internet.

What are the goals and objectives for achieving such purpose?
          Same as above

What is the proposed length of time estimated by the entity to accomplish the purpose?
           one year

If any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official is an officer, director, trustee, or employee of the recipient entity who receives compensation or holds any ownership interest therein:
     (a) If an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of the official and the office held by such person:
                 Not Applicable
    
     (b) If an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of such person; the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related; and the nature of the relationship:
                 Not Applicable

     (c) The percentage of the official's or immediate family member's ownership interest in the recipient entity, if any:
                 Not Applicable

     (d) The position, if any, held by the official or immediate family member in the recipient entity:
                  Not Applicable

If the recipient entity has a contract with any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official or with the state or any political subdivision of the state:
(a) If the contract is with an elected or appointed state official, provide the name and address of the official and the office held by such person: 
               Not Applicable

(b) If the contract is with an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official:
          Provide the name and address of such person:
               Not Applicable

          Provide the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related:
                Not Applicable

          What is the nature of the relationship?  Not Applicable

(c) If the contract is with the state or a political subdivision of the state, provide the name and address of the state entity or political subdivision of the state:
                 Not Applicable

(d) The nature of the contract, including a description of the goods or services provided or to be provided pursuant to the contract:
               Not Applicable


Contact Information
name:  Albert J. Robichaux, Jr. 
                                       address:  6620 Riverside Drive, Suite 216
Metairie, LA 70003

                                       phone:  504-207-4140
                                       fax:  504-888-5887
                                       e-mail:  ARobichaux@jcoa.net
                                       relationship to entity:  CEO and Executive Director