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Community Action Stops Abuse

It takes a whole community to stop domestic violence.

four stars

92.75

P.O. Box 414 St. Petersburg, FL 33731
tel: (727) 895-4912   Web Site
EIN: 59-2114359

Board Leadership
Gaelynn Thurman
President

CEO
Lariana Forsythe
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.75 four stars
  Financial 89.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Community Action Stops Abuse (CASA), has been working in the Tampa Bay area since 1977 providing refuge, crisis intervention, advocacy, professional training and community outreach to break the silence that isolates victims of domestic violence and prevents them from a life of hope, independence and peace. CASA staff members understand the courage it takes to disclose abuse, and they work with the community to build a network of support for survivors and their children.

Community Action Stops Abuse (CASA), has been working in the Tampa Bay area since 1977 providing refuge, crisis intervention, advocacy, professional training and community outreach to break the silence that isolates victims of domestic violence and prevents them from a life of hope, independence and peace. CASA staff members understand the courage it takes to disclose abuse, and they work with the community to build a network of support for survivors and their children.

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Financial

three stars

89.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.26
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 48.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Action Stops Abuse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Action Stops Abuse on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Action Stops Abuse (FL) 92.75 four stars
Mission Granbury (TX) 87.19 three stars
Next Door Solutions to Domestic Violence (CA) 89.04 three stars
Domestic Abuse Project of Delaware County (PA) 85.18 three stars
The Center for Women and Families (KY) 87.74 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,261,344
   Federated Campaigns $47,588
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $510,498
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,142,236
Total Contributions $4,961,666
   Program Service Revenue $15,800
Total Primary Revenue $4,977,466
   Other Revenue $138,786
TOTAL REVENUE $5,116,252
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,990,700
   Administrative Expenses $402,226
   Fundraising Expenses $270,840
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,663,766
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $452,486
   
Net Assets $6,098,583

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
Community Action Stops Abuse has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 05/01/2019 92.75 four stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 91.38 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 83.51 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 88.68 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 02/01/2016 87.99 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 82.02 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 85.99 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 59-2114359
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY ACTION STOPS ABUSE 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 (327) Prevention of cruelty to children
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, 1982
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
$138,900 2.97% Lariana Forsythe CEO, Interim

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Action Stops Abuse (FL) 92.75 four stars
Mission Granbury (TX) 87.19 three stars
Thistle Farms (TN) 95.74 four stars
Hubbard House (FL) 90.74 four stars
Harbor House Domestic Abuse Programs (WI) 89.21 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community Action Stops Abuse
P.O. Box 414
St. Petersburg, FL 33731
tel: (727) 895-4912
TTY: (727) 828-1269
EIN: 59-2114359

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Board Leadership

Gaelynn Thurman
President

CEO

Lariana Forsythe
Chief Executive Officer

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