Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Thornwell

Building Tomorrow's Families

94.84

302 South Broad Street Clinton, SC 29325
tel: (888) 310-9387   Web Site
EIN: 57-0314418

Board Leadership
Craig Garner
Chair

CEO
Lindy Scott
Interim President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.84
  Financial 92.71
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1875, Thornwell's mission to prevent child abuse and neglect, build up and reunite families, and strengthen healthy communities in the name of Jesus Christ is carried out daily by its Board of Trustees and staff. This mission comes to life on Thornwell's residential and educational campus in Clinton, South Carolina, and across Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina where evidence-based programs are offered by Master's level, licensed therapists who partner with children and families to give them the tools they need to build healthy relationships and strong bonds for the future. Thornwell's holistic continuum of care offers programs that align with state and federal guidelines and are designed to empower children and families to live their best lives. In 2020, Thornwell served more than 2,300 children and families, operating from a belief in empowered communities in which all people can experience both life and love in abundance.

Founded in 1875, Thornwell's mission to prevent child abuse and neglect, build up and reunite families, and strengthen healthy communities in the name of Jesus Christ is carried out daily by its Board of Trustees and staff. This mission comes to life on Thornwell's residential and educational campus in Clinton, South Carolina, and across Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina where evidence-based programs are offered by Master's level, licensed therapists who partner with children and families to give them the tools they need to build healthy relationships and strong bonds for the future. Thornwell's holistic continuum of care offers programs that align with state and federal guidelines and are designed to empower children and families to live their best lives. In 2020, Thornwell served more than 2,300 children and families, operating from a belief in empowered communities in which all people can experience both life and love in abundance.

Financial

92.71

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
81.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.27
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thornwell on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thornwell on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,414,564
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $982,513
Total Contributions $7,397,077
   Program Service Revenue $1,781,781
Total Primary Revenue $9,178,858
   Other Revenue $2,106,267
TOTAL REVENUE $11,285,125
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,259,707
   Administrative Expenses $901,531
   Fundraising Expenses $868,155
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,029,393
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,255,732
   
Net Assets $59,104,759

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$164,135 1.63% Rev. Elliot Smith President

Mission

Founded in 1875, Thornwell's mission to prevent child abuse and neglect, build up and reunite families, and strengthen healthy communities in the name of Jesus Christ is carried out daily by its Board of Trustees and staff. This mission comes to life on Thornwell's residential and educational campus in Clinton, South Carolina, and across Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina where evidence-based programs are offered by Master's level, licensed therapists who partner with children and families to give them the tools they need to build healthy relationships and strong bonds for the future. Thornwell's holistic continuum of care offers programs that align with state and federal guidelines and are designed to empower children and families to live their best lives. In 2020, Thornwell served more than 2,300 children and families, operating from a belief in empowered communities in which all people can experience both life and love in abundance.

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Charity Contact Info

Thornwell
302 South Broad Street
Clinton, SC 29325
tel: (888) 310-9387
EIN: 57-0314418

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Board Leadership

Craig Garner
Chair

CEO

Lindy Scott
Interim President