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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

CASA of the Pikes Peak Region

Lift up a child's voice. A child's life.

four stars

97.51

701 South Cascade Avenue 710 S. Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
tel: (719) 447-9898   Web Site
EIN: 84-1115548

Board Leadership
Aje Sakamoto
President

CEO
Jenny Bender
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.51 four stars
  Financial 96.48 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

96.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.97
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CASA of the Pikes Peak Region on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CASA of the Pikes Peak Region on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CASA of the Pikes Peak Region (CO) 97.51 four stars
Child Advocates San Antonio (TX) 94.24 four stars
ChildSafe (TX) 91.99 four stars
CASA of Travis County (TX) 91.53 four stars
Connecticut Voices for Children (CT) 88.22 three stars

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CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of the Pikes Peak Region trains and supervises volunteers to represent the best interests of our most vulnerable citizens, victims of child abuse, neglect, and severe domestic conflict. CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to serves as a voice for these children in court and in the community. The desired result is theses children are placed into safe and loving homes where they can thrive. We offer a five programs with a number of services designed to meet the special needs of vulnerable children. Among them are the: Dependency and Neglect (child abuse) Program and Supervised Exchange and Parenting Time (SEPT) Program. CASA of the Pikes Peak Region, now in its 28th year, serves approximately 1,000 children annually. And, has served over 13,000 through all our programs since inception.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $898,145
   Federated Campaigns $5,818
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $356,412
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $790,538
Total Contributions $2,050,913
   Program Service Revenue $131,047
Total Primary Revenue $2,181,960
   Other Revenue $-25,705
TOTAL REVENUE $2,156,255
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,730,621
   Administrative Expenses $132,545
   Fundraising Expenses $163,820
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,026,986
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $129,269
   
Net Assets $1,953,632

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
Children's Advocacy Program $1,730,621 100.0%

Ratings History
CASA of the Pikes Peak Region has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 97.51 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 99.83 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 95.92 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 95.02 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 98.81 four 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 84-1115548
Name in IRS Master File CASA OF THE PIKES PEAK REGION INC
NTEE Code R20
NTEE Classification Civil Rights, Advocacy for Specific Groups
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
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 October, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Jenny Bender Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$108,904 5.37% Trudy Strewler Hodges Former Executive Director

CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of the Pikes Peak Region trains and supervises volunteers to represent the best interests of our most vulnerable citizens, victims of child abuse, neglect, and severe domestic conflict. CASA volunteers are appointed by judges to serves as a voice for these children in court and in the community. The desired result is theses children are placed into safe and loving homes where they can thrive. We offer a five programs with a number of services designed to meet the special needs of vulnerable children. Among them are the: Dependency and Neglect (child abuse) Program and Supervised Exchange and Parenting Time (SEPT) Program. CASA of the Pikes Peak Region, now in its 28th year, serves approximately 1,000 children annually. And, has served over 13,000 through all our programs since inception.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CASA of the Pikes Peak Region (CO) 97.51 four stars
Citizens' Committee for Children of New York (NY) 89.71 three stars
Children's Action Alliance (AZ) 96.00 four stars
Family First (FL) 92.18 four stars
Memphis Child Advocacy Center (TN) 85.71 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

CASA of the Pikes Peak Region
701 South Cascade Avenue
710 S. Cascade Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
tel: (719) 447-9898
fax: (719) 667-1818
EIN: 84-1115548

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Board Leadership

Aje Sakamoto
President

CEO

Jenny Bender
Executive Director

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