NGO Funding Request


The recipient entity's full legal name:  Baton Rouge Student Learning Center

The recipient entity's physical address:
           4000 Gus Young Avenue

The recipient entity's mailing address (if different):
           Gus Young Avenue

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

If the entity is a corporation, list the names of the incorporators:
          C. DENISE MARCELLE

The last four digits of the entity's taxpayer ID number:  0214

What is the dollar amount of the request?  $300,000

What type of request is this?  Capital Outlay 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:
           C. DENISE MARCELLE
ROBERT CANGELOSI
DANIEL KINCHEN
TASHA AMAR
JOE MOSES
CONWAY KNIGHTEN
DEBRA JONES
CLEVE DUNN, JR
CAROLYN HILL, Executive Director
DR. DERECK COLE
DAVID CABALLERO


Provide a summary of the project or program:
           Program funding will be used to renovate a blighted property in District 61 for the purposes of provided training, tutoring, and mentoring programs for youth and adults. The facility will also serves a a place for entrepreneurs to receive assistance in starting and maintaining a business. The facility is in dire need of renovation to meet building code standards. The facility renovations will also include developing space for the proposed activities.

What is the budget relative to the project for which funding is requested?:
          Salaries. . . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Professional Services. . . $0
          Contracts . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Acquisitions . . . . . . . . . $0
          Major Repairs . . . . . . . $300,000
          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?
          Not Applicable

What is the entity's public purpose, sought to be achieved through the use of state monies?
          To renovate a building that is currently a hazard and eye sore in the community. There are dangers to children and families with having this blighted building in the community. This building also may attract crime. Once renovated, the building will be used to assist residents if the community through workforce training and development, after school tutoring for youth, and serve as a business incubator.

What are the goals and objectives for achieving such purpose?
          1) Eliminate Blight 2) Provide a resource center for youth and adults 3) create jobs within the community.

What is the proposed length of time estimated by the entity to accomplish the purpose?
           12 months

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:
                 C. DENISE MARCELLE
Address 1: 4000 GUS YOUNG AVENUE
City, State, Zip: BATON ROUGE, LA 70802
Appointment Date: 11/15/2012

    
     (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:
                

     (c) The percentage of the official's or immediate family member's ownership interest in the recipient entity, if any:
                 0

     (d) The position, if any, held by the official or immediate family member in the recipient entity:
                  Director

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: 
               

(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:
              

          Provide the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related:
               

          What is the nature of the relationship? 

(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:
                

(d) The nature of the contract, including a description of the goods or services provided or to be provided pursuant to the contract:
               


Contact Information
name:  C. Denise Marcelle 
                                       address:  C. DENISE MARCELLE
Address 1: 4000 GUS YOUNG AVENUE
City, State, Zip: BATON ROUGE, LA 70802

                                       phone:  225-933-4217
                                       fax: 
                                       e-mail:  denisemarcelle1@yahoo.com
                                       relationship to entity:  Director/Newly Elected State Rep.