Human Services : Social Services

Challenge Aspen

Creating possibilities for people with disabilities

four stars

94.47

309 Snowmass Village Mall Snowmass Village, CO 81615
tel: (970) 923-0578   Web Site
EIN: 84-1315910

Board Leadership
Jack Kennedy
President

CEO
Jeffrey Hauser
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.47 four stars
  Financial 92.19 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Challenge Aspen is dedicated to impacting lives through year-round adaptive experiences for individuals faced with cognitive and/or physical disabilities. Challenge Aspen creates life-changing opportunities by encouraging participation in activities designed to redefine limits, recognize abilities, and transfer newfound courage to everyday life.

Challenge Aspen is dedicated to impacting lives through year-round adaptive experiences for individuals faced with cognitive and/or physical disabilities. Challenge Aspen creates life-changing opportunities by encouraging participation in activities designed to redefine limits, recognize abilities, and transfer newfound courage to everyday life.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of new programs/program sites
1
Number of administrators and staff who plan and experience professional development activities together
7
Number of new donors
511
Updating safety policies each summer and winter season
3
Percentage of Returned Surveys for REC program
38
Percentage of Return surveys from CAMO program
100
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
350,152
This impact information is current as of August 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

four stars

92.19

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
80.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.08
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Challenge Aspen on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Challenge Aspen on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,714,235
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $373,850
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $12,000
Total Contributions $3,100,085
   Program Service Revenue $243,752
Total Primary Revenue $3,343,837
   Other Revenue $-62,837
TOTAL REVENUE $3,281,000
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,595,498
   Administrative Expenses $281,969
   Fundraising Expenses $324,005
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,201,472
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $79,528
   
Net Assets $3,386,965

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$142,698 4.45% Jeffrey Hauser Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Challenge Aspen is dedicated to impacting lives through year-round adaptive experiences for individuals faced with cognitive and/or physical disabilities. Challenge Aspen creates life-changing opportunities by encouraging participation in activities designed to redefine limits, recognize abilities, and transfer newfound courage to everyday life.

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Challenge Aspen (CO) 94.47 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Challenge Aspen
309 Snowmass Village Mall
Snowmass Village, CO 81615
tel: (970) 923-0578
fax: (970) 923-7338
TTY: (970) 923-0578
EIN: 84-1315910

Mail donations to:
PO Box 6639
Snowmass Village, CO 81615

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Board Leadership

Jack Kennedy
President

CEO

Jeffrey Hauser
CEO