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Human Services : Social Services

Amazing Place

Enriching lives through fellowship, memory care, and wellness

three stars

81.13

3735 Drexel Drive Houston, TX 77027
tel: (713) 552-0420   Web Site
EIN: 76-0604478

Board Leadership
Karen Comiskey
President

CEO
Tracey Brown
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.13 three stars
  Financial 73.62 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Amazing Place is to provide fellowship, memory care and wellness for adults with mild to moderate memory loss and support to their families and the community. Amazing Place is currently located in a state-of-the-art, "green" facility where the organization can serve up to 60 participants per day. Our model day program offers five unique rooms and a beautiful garden for participant activities. Caregiver families also have space designed specifically for their training, education, socialization and conferencing with staff.

The mission of Amazing Place is to provide fellowship, memory care and wellness for adults with mild to moderate memory loss and support to their families and the community. Amazing Place is currently located in a state-of-the-art, "green" facility where the organization can serve up to 60 participants per day. Our model day program offers five unique rooms and a beautiful garden for participant activities. Caregiver families also have space designed specifically for their training, education, socialization and conferencing with staff.

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Financial

two stars

73.62

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
66.4%
  Administrative Expenses 21.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.21
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.43
  Program Expenses Growth 1.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amazing Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amazing Place on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Amazing Place (TX) 81.13 three stars
Senior Link Midland (TX) 90.74 four stars
Juliette Fowler Communities (TX) 90.67 four stars
Friends of Yad Sarah (NY) 95.73 four stars
Masonic Homes of California (CA) 91.49 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,009,806
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $361,467
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $31,613
Total Contributions $1,402,886
   Program Service Revenue $1,077,729
Total Primary Revenue $2,480,615
   Other Revenue $64,211
TOTAL REVENUE $2,544,826
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,630,112
   Administrative Expenses $593,619
   Fundraising Expenses $302,000
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,525,731
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $19,095
   
Net Assets $6,800,695

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
Participant Activities $1,341,592 82.3%
Family Services & Education $183,943 11.3%
Community and Church Education $72,964 4.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 81.13 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 86.21 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 87.12 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.85 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 89.35 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 88.31 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 88.67 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2013 83.55 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 76-0604478
Name in IRS Master File HOUSTONS AMAZING PLACE INC
NTEE Code P70
NTEE Classification Residential, Custodial Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 June, 1999
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$96,894 3.83% Tracey Brown Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Amazing Place (TX) 81.13 three stars
Community SeniorServ (CA) 87.57 three stars
Meals on Wheels San Antonio (TX) 96.35 four stars
The Blue Card (NY) 94.13 four stars
Juliette Fowler Communities (TX) 90.67 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Amazing Place
3735 Drexel Drive
Houston, TX 77027
tel: (713) 552-0420
EIN: 76-0604478

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Board Leadership

Karen Comiskey
President

CEO

Tracey Brown
Executive Director

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