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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Casa de Amparo

Treating and Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect

four stars

92.84

325 Buena Creek Road San Marcos, CA 92069
tel: (760) 754-5500   Web Site
EIN: 95-3315571

Board Leadership
Richard Berwick
Chair of the Board

CEO
Tamara Fleck-Myers
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.84 four stars
  Financial 90.70 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1978, Casa de Amparo's mission is to support those affected by and at risk of child abuse and neglect through a range of programs and services that promote healing, growth and healthy relationships. Casa de Amparo is recognized as a major force in the field of child abuse prevention. Partnering with the greater San Diego community, we assure that children and their families receive unique and innovative services for healing, for stopping child mistreatment of any kind, and for ending generational cycles of abuse.

Established in 1978, Casa de Amparo's mission is to support those affected by and at risk of child abuse and neglect through a range of programs and services that promote healing, growth and healthy relationships. Casa de Amparo is recognized as a major force in the field of child abuse prevention. Partnering with the greater San Diego community, we assure that children and their families receive unique and innovative services for healing, for stopping child mistreatment of any kind, and for ending generational cycles of abuse.

Financial

four stars

90.70

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.98
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 17.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Casa de Amparo on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Casa de Amparo on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Community meetings or town halls, Suggestion box/email, Lighthouse voice mail where staff can anonymously provide feedback
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback
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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Casa de Amparo (CA) 92.84 four stars
Open Door Community House, Inc. (GA) 92.62 four stars
Sheridan House Family Ministries (FL) 97.10 four stars
Florence Crittenton Services of Colorado (CO) 92.31 four stars
Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (NC) 95.96 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,737,039
   Federated Campaigns $1,924
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $14,888
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,669,765
Total Contributions $7,423,616
   Program Service Revenue $78,027
Total Primary Revenue $7,501,643
   Other Revenue $412,491
TOTAL REVENUE $7,914,134
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,268,736
   Administrative Expenses $607,284
   Fundraising Expenses $499,334
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,375,354
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-461,220
   
Net Assets $16,946,326

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
Residential Services $3,963,553 54.5%
New Directions Transitional Housing and Support $1,682,576 23.1%
Counseling Services $1,622,607 22.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2020 92.84 four stars
2018-06 02/01/2020 89.81 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 96.46 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 94.69 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 94.69 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.38 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 92.95 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 89.20 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 95.22 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 89.77 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.03 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 05/01/2011 82.16 three stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 73.54 two stars
2008-06 03/01/2009 67.99 one star
2007-06 10/01/2008 79.78 two stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 84.82 three 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 95-3315571
Name in IRS Master File CASA DE AMPARO
NTEE Code P70
NTEE Classification Residential, Custodial Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
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, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,032 1.71% Tamara Fleck-Myers Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Casa de Amparo (CA) 92.84 four stars
Jewish Family Service of the Desert (CA) 87.07 three stars
The Concilio (TX) 89.49 three stars
North Fulton Community Charities (GA) 91.07 four stars
Focus Points Family Resource Center (CO) 91.45 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Casa de Amparo
325 Buena Creek Road
San Marcos, CA 92069
tel: (760) 754-5500
fax: (760) 566-3569
EIN: 95-3315571

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Board Leadership

Richard Berwick
Chair of the Board

CEO

Tamara Fleck-Myers
Executive Director

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