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Human Services : Homeless Services

Rainbow Village

Breaking the cycle of homelessness, poverty and domestic violence.

three stars

81.50

3427 Duluth Highway 120 Duluth, GA 30096
tel: (770) 497-1888   Web Site
EIN: 58-2181183

Board Leadership
Jackie Neilson
Chair

CEO
Melanie Conner
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.50 three stars
  Financial 73.84 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, Rainbow Village is a transformative program located in Duluth, GA that serves families experiencing homelessness. Our model provides safe housing, education, and community support systems that allow families to confidently embark on the journey to self-sufficiency and thrive beyond our village. Our mission is to transform the lives of families experiencing homelessness by providing help, hope, healing and housing in order to instill initiative, self-development and accountability that will foster meaningful growth in the lives of all who encounter Rainbow Village. Our focus lies in the journey our residents are taking. Our bridge to Economic Self-Sufficiency is our programming guideline that focuses on family stability, well-being, financial management, education and training, and employment and career.

Founded in 1991, Rainbow Village is a transformative program located in Duluth, GA that serves families experiencing homelessness. Our model provides safe housing, education, and community support systems that allow families to confidently embark on the journey to self-sufficiency and thrive beyond our village. Our mission is to transform the lives of families experiencing homelessness by providing help, hope, healing and housing in order to instill initiative, self-development and accountability that will foster meaningful growth in the lives of all who encounter Rainbow Village. Our focus lies in the journey our residents are taking. Our bridge to Economic Self-Sufficiency is our programming guideline that focuses on family stability, well-being, financial management, education and training, and employment and career.

Financial

two stars

73.84

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
64.4%
  Administrative Expenses 20.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.28
  Program Expenses Growth 3.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rainbow Village on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rainbow Village on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rainbow Village (GA) 81.50 three stars
The Samaritan Inn (TX) 93.18 four stars
Hesed House (IL) 90.55 four stars
Transitions Homeless Recovery Center (SC) 92.98 four stars
New York City Relief/The Relief Bus (NJ) 85.05 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $815,751
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $49,139
Total Contributions $864,890
   Program Service Revenue $323,388
Total Primary Revenue $1,188,278
   Other Revenue $348,937
TOTAL REVENUE $1,537,215
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,235,662
   Administrative Expenses $441,756
   Fundraising Expenses $250,829
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,928,247
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-391,032
   
Net Assets $8,344,507

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
Graduate Program $1,186,513 96.0%
Children and Youth Programs $29,887 2.4%
Adult Programs and Services $19,262 1.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 81.50 three stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 80.85 three stars
2017-12 05/01/2019 87.76 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 87.22 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.20 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.35 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 74.90 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 80.08 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 91.23 four stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 86.66 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 58-2181183
Name in IRS Master File RAINBOW VILLAGE INC
NTEE Code L40
NTEE Classification Low-Cost Temporary Housing
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(399) Other housing 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 September, 1995
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
$94,000 4.87% Melanie Conner Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rainbow Village (GA) 81.50 three stars
Lotus House (FL) 98.23 four stars
Adopt-A-Family (FL) 95.17 four stars
CHUM (MN) 92.37 four stars
Miriam's Kitchen (DC) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rainbow Village
3427 Duluth Highway 120
Duluth, GA 30096
tel: (770) 497-1888
fax: (770) 497-1825
EIN: 58-2181183

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Board Leadership

Jackie Neilson
Chair

CEO

Melanie Conner
Chief Executive Officer

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