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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Triangle Family Services

Building a stronger community by strengthening the family

three stars

89.78

3937 Western Boulevard Raleigh, NC 27606
tel: (919) 821-0790   Web Site
EIN: 56-0547491

Board Leadership
Crystal Suazo
Board Chair

CEO
Alice Lutz
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.78 three stars
  Financial 89.57 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 90.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1937, Triangle Family Services is a human services nonprofit organization meeting the needs of families in crisis through mental health, family safety, and financial stability programs. Our mission is building a stronger community by strengthening the family. Triangle Family Services is recognized as a United Way of the Greater Triangle "Agency of Excellence", accredited by the Council on Accreditation, a member of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, and a HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Agency . The agency annually provides services to almost 3,000 individuals and families living throughout Wake County and the Triangle area.

Founded in 1937, Triangle Family Services is a human services nonprofit organization meeting the needs of families in crisis through mental health, family safety, and financial stability programs. Our mission is building a stronger community by strengthening the family. Triangle Family Services is recognized as a United Way of the Greater Triangle "Agency of Excellence", accredited by the Council on Accreditation, a member of the National Foundation for Credit Counseling, and a HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Agency . The agency annually provides services to almost 3,000 individuals and families living throughout Wake County and the Triangle area.

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Financial

three stars

89.57

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

90.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.50
  Program Expenses Growth 7.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 22.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Triangle Family Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Triangle Family Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Triangle Family Services (NC) 89.78 three stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis (MO) 91.70 four stars
Jewish Family Service of San Diego (CA) 88.82 three stars
Families First (GA) 88.33 three stars
Family Resource Center Association (CO) 96.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,421,679
   Federated Campaigns $60,755
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $91,337
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,475,390
Total Contributions $3,049,161
   Program Service Revenue $521,377
Total Primary Revenue $3,570,538
   Other Revenue $12,414
TOTAL REVENUE $3,582,952
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,600,650
   Administrative Expenses $114,720
   Fundraising Expenses $212,728
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,928,098
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $654,854
   
Net Assets $1,529,794

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
Financial Stability $1,214,914 46.7%
Mental Health $744,093 28.6%
Developing Opportunities for a Safe Environment (DOSE) $641,643 24.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 89.78 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 85.36 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 87.90 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 85.17 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.68 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 82.92 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 80.71 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2014 81.18 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 89.83 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 84.14 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 76.21 two stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 71.73 two stars
2008-06 08/01/2009 71.42 two stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 78.42 two stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 85.07 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 56-0547491
Name in IRS Master File TRIANGLE FAMILY SERVICES INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (600) Community Chest, United Way, etc.
(922) Endowment fund or financial services
(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 March, 1938
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$130,888 4.47% Alice Stafford-Lutz Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Triangle Family Services (NC) 89.78 three stars
Jewish Family Service of Colorado (CO) 87.17 three stars
Guardian Angel Settlement Association (MO) 92.94 four stars
Crosswinds Youth Services (FL) 90.02 four stars
ALIVE! (VA) 86.19 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Triangle Family Services
3937 Western Boulevard
Raleigh, NC 27606
tel: (919) 821-0790
EIN: 56-0547491

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Board Leadership

Crystal Suazo
Board Chair

CEO

Alice Lutz
Chief Executive Officer

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