History in the Making

1987
AIDS Benefits Counselors (ABC) founded
1988
ABC Incorporated as a 501(c)(3) organization
1989
 
1990
 
1991
ABC Budget = $14,698; Staff = 2
1992
Positive Resources employment services program founded
1993
 
1994
 
1995
 
1996
ABC acquired Positive Resources. Budget = $400,000; Staff = 7
1997
 
1998
Benefits Counseling & Employment Services programs merged under one roof. Budget = $800,000; Staff = 15
1999
Agency name officially changed to Positive Resource Center
2000
 
2001
Financial Crisis: Agency moved into survival mode. Staff reduction 24 to 15
2002
Agency stayed afloat due to awards of EDD contract & DPH SSI Mental Health Pilot Project. Budget = $1M
2003
 
2004
PRC moved to 785 Market Street. Modified Mission to include at-risk populations. Budget = $1.25M; Staff = 18
2005
Expansion at 785 Market. Budget = $1.5M; Staff = 24
2006
Budget = $2M; Staff = 29
2007
Expansion at 785 Market. Budget = $2.6M; Staff = 32

This website has been prepared for general information purposes only, and it is not intended to be legal advice.
The information contained in this website cannot replace the advice of competent and licensed legal counsel.

Letter from the Executive Director

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