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Human Services : Social Services

Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County

Working to end domestic and sexual violence

four stars

92.38

P.O. Box 1302 Anderson, IN 46015
tel: (765) 643-0218   Web Site
EIN: 31-0986769

Board Leadership
Thomas Bannon
President

CEO
Johna Y. Lee
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County strives to eradicate family violence in all its facets through education, prevention, and intervention in Central Indiana. Alternatives philosophy is all persons have the right to live in a loving, caring, safe and secure environment. We support victims through the initial crisis with the ultimate strategy of helping them achieve abuse-free and financially independent lives. In recognition of the complex needs of victims, we draw upon the resources of local communities to support victims in their quest for peace and security.

Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County strives to eradicate family violence in all its facets through education, prevention, and intervention in Central Indiana. Alternatives philosophy is all persons have the right to live in a loving, caring, safe and secure environment. We support victims through the initial crisis with the ultimate strategy of helping them achieve abuse-free and financially independent lives. In recognition of the complex needs of victims, we draw upon the resources of local communities to support victims in their quest for peace and security.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of adults sheltered
170
Percentage of adults participating in case management who advanced toward self-sufficiency.
86
Percentage of children participating in programming who displayed academic development.
88
Number of children served
135
Percentage of children participating in programming who increased their self-esteem.
100
Percentage of adults participating in case management who achieved their short-term goals.
90
Number of bed nights.
7,580
Number of families participating in the transitional housing program.
9
Percentage of families successfully completing the program who exited to safe and stable housing.
100
Number of survivors served through outreach services
242
Percentage of participants indicating satisfaction with services received.
100
Percentage of participants meeting with an advocate face-to-face who completed a safety plan and danger assessment.
100
Number of youth participating in classroom presentations.
1,535
Percentage of average knowledge gain from classroom presentations.
23
Number of Raise the Bar Indiana establishments trained.
13
Number of Raise the Bar Indiana employees trained.
126
Percentage increase of likely intervention in a case of sexual assault after receiving the Raise the Bar Indiana training.
30
Number of trainings provided.
78
Number of training participants.
2,055
This impact information is current as of August 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.22
  Program Expenses Growth -0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County (IN) 92.38 four stars
HAVEN, Montana (MT) 89.54 three stars
Abby's House (MA) 90.31 four stars
Domestic Violence Center of Chester County (PA) 89.78 three stars
Rose Brooks Center (MO) 91.61 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $326,394
   Federated Campaigns $141,807
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $88,316
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $680,675
Total Contributions $1,237,192
   Program Service Revenue $45,524
Total Primary Revenue $1,282,716
   Other Revenue $-7,062
TOTAL REVENUE $1,275,654
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,191,704
   Administrative Expenses $121,076
   Fundraising Expenses $52,900
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,365,680
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-90,026
   
Net Assets $3,074,303

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 Services $796,559 66.8%
Family Violence Outreach $203,479 17.1%
Child Advocacy and Outreach $106,435 8.9%

Ratings History
Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 92.38 four stars
2018-06 10/01/2019 94.39 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 86.35 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 88.14 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 87.57 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.61 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 80.65 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 81.94 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 81.66 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 31-0986769
Name in IRS Master File ALTERNATIVES INCORPORATED OF MADISON COUNTY
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Literary Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (408) Community service organization
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 November, 1980
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$61,480 4.50% Johna Y. Lee Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County (IN) 92.38 four stars
Resilience: Advocates for Ending Violence (MI) 91.33 four stars
Domestic Violence Solutions for Santa Barbara County (CA) 89.51 three stars
Golden House (WI) 92.18 four stars
Resource and Crisis Center of Galveston County (TX) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Alternatives Incorporated of Madison County
P.O. Box 1302
Anderson, IN 46015
tel: (765) 643-0218
EIN: 31-0986769

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Board Leadership

Thomas Bannon
President

CEO

Johna Y. Lee
Chief Executive Officer

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