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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Sister Carmen Community Center

A Family Resource Center

94.01

655 Aspen Ridge Drive Lafayette, CO 80026
tel: (303) 665-4342   Web Site
EIN: 84-0820308

Board Leadership
Dave Ireland
Chair

CEO
Suzanne Crawford
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.01
  Financial 92.54
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1978, Sister Carmen Community Center (SCCC) is a Family Resource Center and East Boulder County's only comprehensive source of individual and family services. They have been serving their community for over 30 years. They utilize a strengths-based approach in working with participants, recognizing that everyone has a collection of strengths upon which to build. Many programs will refer to helping their participants reach Self Sufficiency. While they use that term, they also recognize that no individual or family is an island. People need people. They want to provide families the resources that can support their efforts towards achieving economic stability and building natural community supports.

Founded in 1978, Sister Carmen Community Center (SCCC) is a Family Resource Center and East Boulder County's only comprehensive source of individual and family services. They have been serving their community for over 30 years. They utilize a strengths-based approach in working with participants, recognizing that everyone has a collection of strengths upon which to build. Many programs will refer to helping their participants reach Self Sufficiency. While they use that term, they also recognize that no individual or family is an island. People need people. They want to provide families the resources that can support their efforts towards achieving economic stability and building natural community supports.

Financial

92.54

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
92.2%
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth 7.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sister Carmen Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sister Carmen Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sister Carmen Community Center (CO) 94.01
Jeremiah Program (MN) 85.41
Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 91.70
Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (MA) 97.16
Safe & Sound (CA) 93.11

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,129,265
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $651,795
Total Contributions $5,781,060
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $5,781,060
   Other Revenue $23,520
TOTAL REVENUE $5,804,580
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,816,135
   Administrative Expenses $202,636
   Fundraising Expenses $198,246
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,217,017
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $587,563
   
Net Assets $4,104,772

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
2020-06 12/01/2021 94.01
2019-06 12/01/2020 89.73
2018-06 07/01/2019 90.64
2017-06 05/01/2018 90.32
2016-06 10/01/2017 86.54
2015-06 07/01/2016 93.98
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.58
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 90.74
2013-06 09/01/2014 91.52
2012-06 06/01/2013 91.93

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

EIN 84-0820308
Name in IRS Master File SISTER CARMEN COMMUNITY CENTER INC
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (429) Other inner city or community benefit activities
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, 1981
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$100,198 1.92% Audrey Suzanne Crawford CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sister Carmen Community Center (CO) 94.01
Open Door Community House, Inc. (GA) 92.62
Jeremiah Program (MN) 85.41
Center for Children and Families, Inc (OK) 91.11
The Family Conservancy (KS) 85.57

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Charity Contact Info

Sister Carmen Community Center
655 Aspen Ridge Drive
Lafayette, CO 80026
tel: (303) 665-4342
fax: (303) 665-4960
EIN: 84-0820308

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Board Leadership

Dave Ireland
Chair

CEO

Suzanne Crawford
Chief Executive Officer

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