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Rainbow Acres

Promising futures for adults with developmental disabilities

three stars

85.58

2120 West Reservation Loop Road Camp Verde, AZ 86322
tel: (928) 567-5231   Web Site
EIN: 86-0286420

Board Leadership
Kathryn Houser
Chair

CEO
Rev. Gary W. Wagner
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.58 three stars
  Financial 81.25 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1974, Rainbow Acres is a Christian community with heart that empowers persons with developmental disabilities to live to their fullest potential with dignity and purpose. Rainbow Acres serves adults with a wide range of developmental disabilities that include Autism, Down Syndrome, Asperger Syndrome and Developmental Delay from various causes. Rainbow Acres is a ranch-style community nestled in the high desert landscape of Arizona's beautiful Verde Valley. Facilities include modern housing with private rooms for Ranchers and the new Palmer Community Center that features state-of-the-art dining and entertainment facilities, as well as a fitness center and classroom space for ranch music programs. Core programs address the immediate and long-term needs of the Ranchers in vital developmental areas: cognitive, vocational, physical/health, spiritual and social. Our professional educators and staff members are passionate about helping Ranchers develop to their fullest potential.

Founded in 1974, Rainbow Acres is a Christian community with heart that empowers persons with developmental disabilities to live to their fullest potential with dignity and purpose. Rainbow Acres serves adults with a wide range of developmental disabilities that include Autism, Down Syndrome, Asperger Syndrome and Developmental Delay from various causes. Rainbow Acres is a ranch-style community nestled in the high desert landscape of Arizona's beautiful Verde Valley. Facilities include modern housing with private rooms for Ranchers and the new Palmer Community Center that features state-of-the-art dining and entertainment facilities, as well as a fitness center and classroom space for ranch music programs. Core programs address the immediate and long-term needs of the Ranchers in vital developmental areas: cognitive, vocational, physical/health, spiritual and social. Our professional educators and staff members are passionate about helping Ranchers develop to their fullest potential.

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Financial

three stars

81.25

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
75.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.30
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.19
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rainbow Acres on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rainbow Acres on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rainbow Acres (AZ) 85.58 three stars
Friends of Disabled Adults and Children (GA) 91.55 four stars
The Center for Individuals With Physical Challenges (OK) 90.55 four stars
Pearl Buck Center (OR) 97.17 four stars
Challenge Aspen (CO) 94.47 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,647,018
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,625
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $25,978
Total Contributions $1,680,621
   Program Service Revenue $2,947,502
Total Primary Revenue $4,628,123
   Other Revenue $-11,370
TOTAL REVENUE $4,616,753
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,066,315
   Administrative Expenses $673,732
   Fundraising Expenses $616,155
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,356,202
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-739,449
   
Net Assets $13,464,347

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 06/01/2020 85.58 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 82.26 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 81.00 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 81.45 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.68 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 72.12 two stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 77.20 two stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 88.41 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 89.61 three stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 90.64 four 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 86-0286420
Name in IRS Master File RAINBOW ACRES
NTEE Code P82
NTEE Classification Developmentally Disabled Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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, 1974
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
$117,733 2.19% Gary Wagner President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rainbow Acres (AZ) 85.58 three stars
The Detroit Institute for Children (MI) 92.38 four stars
4 Paws for Ability (OH) 94.28 four stars
Capper Foundation (KS) 90.94 four stars
The Center for Individuals With Physical Challenges (OK) 90.55 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rainbow Acres
2120 West Reservation Loop Road
Camp Verde, AZ 86322
tel: (928) 567-5231
fax: (928) 567-9059
EIN: 86-0286420

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Board Leadership

Kathryn Houser
Chair

CEO

Rev. Gary W. Wagner
President, CEO

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