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Human Services : Homeless Services

Save the Family

Stable Homes. Safe Kids. Strong Families.

three stars

85.78

125 E. University Drive Mesa, AZ 85201
tel: (480) 898-0228   Web Site
EIN: 86-0665712

Board Leadership
Tom Kaupie
President

CEO
Jacki Taylor
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.78 three stars
  Financial 79.90 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Save the Family equips families to address poverty, overcome homelessness and achieve self-sufficiency.

Save the Family equips families to address poverty, overcome homelessness and achieve self-sufficiency.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of low-income families housed in affordable, well-maintained units as a result of the nonprofit's efforts
346
Number of children and youth who have received access to stable housing
1,306
Average length of stay in months
6
Percent of parents that showed improved parenting skills, life skills, mental health, relationships and self image
93
Percent of children who maintained regular attendance at school/daycare
91
Percent of families that acheived permanate housing after leaving the program
85
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

79.90

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
73.5%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Save the Family on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Save the Family on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Save the Family (AZ) 85.78 three stars
Lotus House (FL) 94.69 four stars
Tender Mercies (OH) 93.83 four stars
Sarah's Circle (IL) 98.23 four stars
The Road Home (UT) 93.98 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,234,616
   Federated Campaigns $150,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $245,276
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,781,660
Total Contributions $5,411,552
   Program Service Revenue $643,735
Total Primary Revenue $6,055,287
   Other Revenue $-109,147
TOTAL REVENUE $5,946,140
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,028,626
   Administrative Expenses $445,377
   Fundraising Expenses $798,484
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,272,487
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $673,653
   
Net Assets $2,803,467

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
2018-06 09/03/2019 85.78 three stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 84.94 three stars
2017-06 11/01/2018 81.68 three stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 81.46 three stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 85.23 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 78.80 two stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 85.10 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 84.32 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 86.20 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 81.54 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 90.36 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2013 81.72 three stars
2011-06 10/01/2012 80.40 three stars
2010-06 04/01/2012 92.43 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 88.56 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 10/01/2010 88.10 three stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 81.97 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 86-0665712
Name in IRS Master File SAVE THE FAMILY FOUNDATION OF ARIZONA
NTEE Code L20
NTEE Classification Housing Development, Construction, Management
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (380) Low-income housing
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 February, 1991
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$124,421 2.35% Jacki Taylor CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Save the Family (AZ) 85.78 three stars
Chrysalis (CA) 92.92 four stars
United Methodist Open Door (KS) 91.31 four stars
Lotus House (FL) 94.69 four stars
Presbyterian Night Shelter (TX) 97.81 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Save the Family
125 E. University Drive
Mesa, AZ 85201
tel: (480) 898-0228
fax: (480) 898-9007
EIN: 86-0665712

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Board Leadership

Tom Kaupie
President

CEO

Jacki Taylor
Chief Executive Officer

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