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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

High Plains Children's Home and Family Services

Shaping lives with love and hope

three stars

88.30

11461 South Western Street Amarillo, TX 79118
tel: (800) 728-6581   Web Site
EIN: 75-1234350

Board Leadership
Vernon Robinett
President

CEO
Drew Perkins
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.30 three stars
  Financial 93.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

High Plains Children's Home and Family Services is fundamentally committed to the physical, emotional and spiritual health of society's youth who are orphaned, outcast, homeless, neglected, abused or otherwise taken advantage of. Residential group care consists of five family cottages serving children ages 2 through 17. The program includes independent living for high school students in care and after care for alumni of the organization who are attending college or otherwise need help. Approximately 56 children were served in 2011. The Home also provides affordable housing for adults with special needs.

High Plains Children's Home and Family Services is fundamentally committed to the physical, emotional and spiritual health of society's youth who are orphaned, outcast, homeless, neglected, abused or otherwise taken advantage of. Residential group care consists of five family cottages serving children ages 2 through 17. The program includes independent living for high school students in care and after care for alumni of the organization who are attending college or otherwise need help. Approximately 56 children were served in 2011. The Home also provides affordable housing for adults with special needs.

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Financial

four stars

93.02

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
78.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.99
  Program Expenses Growth 9.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by High Plains Children's Home and Family Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by High Plains Children's Home and Family Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
High Plains Children's Home and Family Services (TX) 88.30 three stars
Youth Eastside Services (WA) 92.52 four stars
Lives Under Construction Boys Ranch (MO) 89.39 three stars
Crossnore School (NC) 94.62 four stars
Bethel Bible Village (TN) 92.20 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,002,087
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,002,087
   Program Service Revenue $339,615
Total Primary Revenue $4,341,702
   Other Revenue $978,965
TOTAL REVENUE $5,320,667
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,550,186
   Administrative Expenses $303,069
   Fundraising Expenses $443,468
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,296,723
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,023,944
   
Net Assets $12,626,464

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
Residential Group Care $2,292,792 89.9%
Pa and Megan's Place $240,312 9.4%
After Care $17,082 0.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/21/2018 88.30 three stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 87.42 three stars
2015-12 12/21/2016 88.24 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.39 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 85.94 three stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 89.53 three stars
2012-12 10/01/2013 79.18 two stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 85.36 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 75-1234350
Name in IRS Master File HIGH PLAINS CHILDRENS HOME AND FAMILY SERVICES
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 (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(349) Other youth organization or 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 July, 1967
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$80,341 2.43% Craig Howard Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
High Plains Children's Home and Family Services (TX) 88.30 three stars
Today's Harbor for Children (TX) 89.71 three stars
Idaho Youth Ranch (ID) 86.84 three stars
Lives Under Construction Boys Ranch (MO) 89.39 three stars
HOPE South Florida (FL) 86.41 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

High Plains Children's Home and Family Services
11461 South Western Street
Amarillo, TX 79118
tel: (800) 728-6581
fax: (806) 622-2999
EIN: 75-1234350

Mail donations to:
PO Box 7448
Amarillo, TX 79114

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Board Leadership

Vernon Robinett
President

CEO

Drew Perkins
Executive Director

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