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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Attention Homes

Changing lives of youth in crisis

three stars

88.89

1443 Spruce Street Boulder, CO 80302
tel: (303) 447-1206   Web Site
EIN: 84-0571145

Board Leadership
Fern O'Brien
President

CEO
Claire Clurman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.89 three stars
  Financial 86.48 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

86.48

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

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)
72.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.28
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.01
  Program Expenses Growth 11.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Attention Homes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Attention Homes on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Attention Homes (CO) 88.89 three stars
Kids in Crisis (CT) 90.12 four stars
Youth For Tomorrow (VA) 91.45 four stars
HOPE South Florida (FL) 91.00 four stars
A Chance In Life (NY) 88.31 three stars

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Attention Homes provides opportunities for at-risk youth to change their lives. We offer shelter, community-based living and teaching of life skills necessary for an independent future. Our goal is to help youth in crisis become healthy, productive members of our community. Attention Homes has two programs for at-risk youth: Runaway & Homeless Youth (RHY) and Adolescent Residential Care (RES). Our RHY program provides street outreach, day drop-in and overnight emergency shelter services to homeless youth under the age of 20. Our RES program operates three tracts: respite/extended care, sober living and transitional living.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $771,021
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $44,860
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $393,050
Total Contributions $1,208,931
   Program Service Revenue $364,586
Total Primary Revenue $1,573,517
   Other Revenue $315,580
TOTAL REVENUE $1,889,097
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,207,643
   Administrative Expenses $122,603
   Fundraising Expenses $321,999
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,652,245
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $236,852
   
Net Assets $1,526,165

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 Program $608,297 50.4%
Rhy Program $599,346 49.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 04/01/2017 88.89 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 84.05 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 84.37 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 79.85 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 78.58 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 75.22 two stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 79.30 two 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 84-0571145
Name in IRS Master File ATTENTION INC
NTEE Code P73
NTEE Classification Group Home (Long Term)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(399) Other housing activities
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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, 1967
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$88,000 5.32% Claire Clurman Executive Director

Attention Homes provides opportunities for at-risk youth to change their lives. We offer shelter, community-based living and teaching of life skills necessary for an independent future. Our goal is to help youth in crisis become healthy, productive members of our community. Attention Homes has two programs for at-risk youth: Runaway & Homeless Youth (RHY) and Adolescent Residential Care (RES). Our RHY program provides street outreach, day drop-in and overnight emergency shelter services to homeless youth under the age of 20. Our RES program operates three tracts: respite/extended care, sober living and transitional living.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Attention Homes (CO) 88.89 three stars
Friends of Yemin Orde (MD) 93.12 four stars
Tennyson Center for Children (CO) 93.37 four stars
Big Oak Ranch (AL) 89.88 three stars
StandUp for Kids (GA) 89.97 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Attention Homes
1443 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302
tel: (303) 447-1206
fax: (303) 447-0623
EIN: 84-0571145

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Board Leadership

Fern O'Brien
President

CEO

Claire Clurman
Executive Director

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