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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Rancho Cielo Youth Campus

Providing a safe campus

four stars

94.82

710 Old Stage Road Salinas, CA 93908
tel: (831) 444-3533   Web Site
EIN: 77-0555859

Board Leadership
Don Chapin
Chair

CEO
Susie Brusa
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.82 four stars
  Financial 93.87 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Rancho Cielo is a comprehensive learning and social services center for underserved youth in Monterey County. Residing on 100 acres and encompassing two lakes, stables and a cultivated garden, Rancho Cielo is also a restored piece of Salinas Valley natural history. Our mission is to partner with our community to provide a safe campus to deliver programs and services that inspire at risk youth to learn new skills, gain self-esteem and confidence. Our vision is to transform the lives of at-risk youth and empower them to become accountable, competent, productive and responsible citizens.

Rancho Cielo is a comprehensive learning and social services center for underserved youth in Monterey County. Residing on 100 acres and encompassing two lakes, stables and a cultivated garden, Rancho Cielo is also a restored piece of Salinas Valley natural history. Our mission is to partner with our community to provide a safe campus to deliver programs and services that inspire at risk youth to learn new skills, gain self-esteem and confidence. Our vision is to transform the lives of at-risk youth and empower them to become accountable, competent, productive and responsible citizens.

Financial

four stars

93.87

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
72.3%
  Administrative Expenses 19.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.54
  Program Expenses Growth 14.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rancho Cielo Youth Campus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Rancho Cielo Youth Campus on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus (CA) 94.82 four stars
Kips Bay Boys & Girls Club (NY) 90.39 four stars
Heart of Los Angeles (HOLA) (CA) 92.13 four stars
BUILD, Inc. (IL) 93.96 four stars
Red Hook Initiative (NY) 90.14 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,069,613
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $412,756
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $20,000
Total Contributions $3,502,369
   Program Service Revenue $426,080
Total Primary Revenue $3,928,449
   Other Revenue $412,846
TOTAL REVENUE $4,341,295
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,001,241
   Administrative Expenses $537,059
   Fundraising Expenses $249,099
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,787,399
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,553,896
   
Net Assets $15,141,403

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
Youth Corps $792,807 39.6%
Transitional Housing $658,917 32.9%
Culinary Academy $549,517 27.5%

Ratings History
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 08/01/2018 94.82 four stars
2016-09 04/01/2018 91.20 four stars
2015-09 12/01/2016 95.31 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 94.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 88.88 three stars
2013-09 05/01/2015 93.46 four stars
2012-09 12/20/2013 92.11 four stars
2011-09 10/01/2013 94.01 four stars
2011-09 09/01/2013 90.60 four 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 77-0555859
Name in IRS Master File RANCHO CIELO INC
NTEE Code O20
NTEE Classification Youth Centers, Clubs, Multipurpose
NTEE Type Youth Development
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 January, 2001
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, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,645 4.61% Susie Brusa Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus (CA) 94.82 four stars
Nantucket Boys & Girls Club (MA) 90.74 four stars
Camp Fire Green Country (OK) 88.45 three stars
YouthBuild USA (MA) 85.57 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area (TX) 91.13 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Rancho Cielo Youth Campus
710 Old Stage Road
Salinas, CA 93908
tel: (831) 444-3533
fax: (831) 444-3550
EIN: 77-0555859

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 6948
Salinas, CA 93912

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Board Leadership

Don Chapin
Chair

CEO

Susie Brusa
Executive Director

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