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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Pleasant Hills Children's Home

Providing a loving Christian home since 1947

two stars

76.88

P.O. Box 1177 Fairfield, TX 75840
tel: (903) 389-2641   Web Site
EIN: 74-1662544

Board Leadership
Jack Dudley
President

CEO
Dr. Rev. Harry Thomassen
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 76.88 two stars
  Financial 87.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00 two stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Pleasant Hills Children's Home exists to care for dependent and neglected children. In 1947, Mr. J.B. Daniel was moved with compassion to help families in need after the Great Depression era. He dedicated approximately 1000 acres located seventeen miles east of Fairfield, TX, and founded a home to help children and families in need. The properties and operation of the Home were transferred by the Daniel's family to the Texas Assemblies of God Districts in 1961. The name of the Home has changed three times. Originally founded as the Daniel Memorial Orphanage in 1947, the name changed to Daniel Memorial Children's Home in 1962 and to Pleasant Hills Children's Home on May 1, 1970.

Pleasant Hills Children's Home exists to care for dependent and neglected children. In 1947, Mr. J.B. Daniel was moved with compassion to help families in need after the Great Depression era. He dedicated approximately 1000 acres located seventeen miles east of Fairfield, TX, and founded a home to help children and families in need. The properties and operation of the Home were transferred by the Daniel's family to the Texas Assemblies of God Districts in 1961. The name of the Home has changed three times. Originally founded as the Daniel Memorial Orphanage in 1947, the name changed to Daniel Memorial Children's Home in 1962 and to Pleasant Hills Children's Home on May 1, 1970.

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Financial

three stars

87.01

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

70.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 15.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.16
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pleasant Hills Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pleasant Hills Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pleasant Hills Children's Home (TX) 76.88 two stars
Epworth Children's Home (SC) 93.90 four stars
Florida United Methodist Children's Home (FL) 91.17 four stars
Wellspring Living (GA) 91.77 four stars
Wears Valley Ranch (TN) 95.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,163,820
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $70,357
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,234,177
   Program Service Revenue $8,137
Total Primary Revenue $2,242,314
   Other Revenue $72,009
TOTAL REVENUE $2,314,323
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,606,405
   Administrative Expenses $414,296
   Fundraising Expenses $132,759
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,153,460
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $160,863
   
Net Assets $5,365,861

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Care for Dependent & Neglected Children $1,606,405 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 10/01/2019 76.88 two stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 77.67 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 77.97 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 78.64 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.04 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 74-1662544
Name in IRS Master File PLEASANT HILLS CHILDRENS HOME OF THE ASSEMBLIES OF GOD INC
NTEE Code P73
NTEE Classification Group Home (Long Term)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date August, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$117,231 5.44% Harry Thomassen Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$116,906 5.42% Martha Thomassen Development Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pleasant Hills Children's Home (TX) 76.88 two stars
Cookson Hills Christian School (OK) 94.06 four stars
Southeastern Children's Home (SC) 87.58 three stars
Rawhide (WI) 94.60 four stars
Eagle Ranch (GA) 94.41 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pleasant Hills Children's Home
P.O. Box 1177
Fairfield, TX 75840
tel: (903) 389-2641
fax: (903) 389-2041
EIN: 74-1662544

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Board Leadership

Jack Dudley
President

CEO

Dr. Rev. Harry Thomassen
Executive Director

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