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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Tennyson Center for Children

At Colorado Christian Home.

four stars

93.37

2950 Tennyson Street Denver, CO 80212
tel: (303) 433-2541   Web Site
EIN: 61-1458290

Board Leadership
Paul Wiesner
Board Chair

CEO
Rod Witte
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.37 four stars
  Financial 90.63 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

90.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 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)
76.5%
  Administrative Expenses 14.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.97
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tennyson Center for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tennyson Center for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tennyson Center for Children (CO) 93.37 four stars
Friends of Yemin Orde (MD) 93.12 four stars
StandUp for Kids (GA) 89.97 three stars
Mercy Multiplied (TN) 91.08 four stars
Covenant House Florida (FL) 90.29 four stars

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Founded in 2003, Tennyson Center for Children at Colorado Christian Home works with children, youth, and their families to overcome a variety of life crises, including abuse and neglect. As a treatment center and K-12 school for emotionally and crisis-affected children, the Tennyson Center for Children is dedicated to ensuring that these kids have the fighting chance they deserve at a satisfying and fulfilling life. They strive as professionals and concerned citizens to provide competent and caring treatment, education, and advocacy services that are community-based, family-focused, and child-centered.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,300,044
   Federated Campaigns $78,248
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,049,530
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $74,109
Total Contributions $4,501,931
   Program Service Revenue $5,763,188
Total Primary Revenue $10,265,119
   Other Revenue $148,084
TOTAL REVENUE $10,413,203
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,074,913
   Administrative Expenses $1,549,304
   Fundraising Expenses $793,337
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,417,554
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,351
   
Net Assets $13,457,648

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
Education and Day Treatment $3,405,682 42.2%
Residential cottages with therapy $3,258,295 40.4%
Community Based Family Services $1,410,936 17.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 04/01/2017 93.37 four stars
2015-09 11/01/2016 91.28 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 87.94 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 84.61 three stars
2013-09 09/01/2014 88.35 three stars
2012-09 06/01/2013 85.03 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 61-1458290
Name in IRS Master File TENNYSON CENTER FOR CHILDREN AT COLORADO CHRISTIAN HOME
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 May, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011

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
$135,334 1.29% Rodney Witte CEO and President

Founded in 2003, Tennyson Center for Children at Colorado Christian Home works with children, youth, and their families to overcome a variety of life crises, including abuse and neglect. As a treatment center and K-12 school for emotionally and crisis-affected children, the Tennyson Center for Children is dedicated to ensuring that these kids have the fighting chance they deserve at a satisfying and fulfilling life. They strive as professionals and concerned citizens to provide competent and caring treatment, education, and advocacy services that are community-based, family-focused, and child-centered.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tennyson Center for Children (CO) 93.37 four stars
High Plains Children's Home and Family Services (TX) 88.24 three stars
Southeastern Children's Home (SC) 89.36 three stars
Boys & Girls Harbor, Texas (TX) 92.65 four stars
Mercy Multiplied (TN) 91.08 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Tennyson Center for Children
2950 Tennyson Street
Denver, CO 80212
tel: (303) 433-2541
EIN: 61-1458290

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Board Leadership

Paul Wiesner
Board Chair

CEO

Rod Witte
Chief Executive Officer

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