Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Atlanta Children's Shelter

Guiding homeless families with young children to independence

95.13

607 Peachtree Street, NE Atlanta, GA 30308
tel: (404) 892-3713   Web Site
EIN: 58-1675299

Board Leadership
Carrie Smith
Chair

CEO
Sandra Holiday
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.13
  Financial 93.12
  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 1986, the Atlanta Children's Shelter provides free, quality day care, emotional support, an educational curriculum for homeless children, and focused social services for their families. Dedicated to helping families overcome the issues that contribute to homelessness, including domestic violence and job loss, the Atlanta Children's Shelter focuses on the long term self sufficiency of the family - which sets us apart from other Atlanta homeless shelters. Since our opening, the Shelter has provided loving care for 8,000 homeless children and helped guide 5,000 homeless families to stable, self-sufficiency.

Founded in 1986, the Atlanta Children's Shelter provides free, quality day care, emotional support, an educational curriculum for homeless children, and focused social services for their families. Dedicated to helping families overcome the issues that contribute to homelessness, including domestic violence and job loss, the Atlanta Children's Shelter focuses on the long term self sufficiency of the family - which sets us apart from other Atlanta homeless shelters. Since our opening, the Shelter has provided loving care for 8,000 homeless children and helped guide 5,000 homeless families to stable, self-sufficiency.

Financial

93.12

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)
76.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.10
  Program Expenses Growth 4.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Atlanta Children's Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Atlanta Children's Shelter on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,378,717
   Federated Campaigns $89,205
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $381,223
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $7,400
Total Contributions $1,856,545
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,856,545
   Other Revenue $111,081
TOTAL REVENUE $1,967,626
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,098,483
   Administrative Expenses $180,543
   Fundraising Expenses $109,526
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,388,552
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $579,074
   
Net Assets $4,149,694

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$111,451 8.02% Sandra Holiday Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1986, the Atlanta Children's Shelter provides free, quality day care, emotional support, an educational curriculum for homeless children, and focused social services for their families. Dedicated to helping families overcome the issues that contribute to homelessness, including domestic violence and job loss, the Atlanta Children's Shelter focuses on the long term self sufficiency of the family - which sets us apart from other Atlanta homeless shelters. Since our opening, the Shelter has provided loving care for 8,000 homeless children and helped guide 5,000 homeless families to stable, self-sufficiency.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Atlanta Children's Shelter (GA) 95.13
Watson Children's Shelter (MT) 91.20
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Eagle Ranch (GA) 93.56
Covenant House Florida (FL) 88.88

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Charity Contact Info

Atlanta Children's Shelter
607 Peachtree Street, NE
Atlanta, GA 30308
tel: (404) 892-3713
fax: (404) 892-8947
EIN: 58-1675299

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 54322
Atlanta, GA 30308

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Board Leadership

Carrie Smith
Chair

CEO

Sandra Holiday
Executive Director