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Human Services : Social Services

Amazing Place

Enriching lives through fellowship, memory care, and wellness

three stars

86.59

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

Board Leadership
Charlie Chaffin
President

CEO
Tracey Brown
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.59 three stars
  Financial 81.47 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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.

Financial

three stars

81.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
63.9%
  Administrative Expenses 22.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.05
  Program Expenses Growth 10.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.0%
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) 86.59 three stars
Masonic Homes of California (CA) 90.67 four stars
Senior Concerns (CA) 85.98 three stars
SAGE Eldercare (NJ) 85.38 three stars
ElderHelp of San Diego (CA) 93.07 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,931,798
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $528,919
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $314,264
Total Contributions $4,774,981
   Program Service Revenue $1,260,648
Total Primary Revenue $6,035,629
   Other Revenue $22,062
TOTAL REVENUE $6,057,691
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,220,055
   Administrative Expenses $838,742
   Fundraising Expenses $463,468
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,522,265
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,535,426
   
Net Assets $10,056,581

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
Day Program and Participant Activities $1,455,187 65.5%
Connections Program $339,987 15.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 86.59 three stars
2018-12 05/01/2020 83.71 three stars
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,290 2.93% Tracey Brown Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Amazing Place (TX) 86.59 three stars
Senior Concerns (CA) 85.98 three stars
Search and Care (NY) 87.47 three stars
AARP Foundation (DC) 89.07 three stars
Iona Senior Services (DC) 94.34 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

Charlie Chaffin
President

CEO

Tracey Brown
Executive Director

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