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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Tamassee DAR School

Reaching for the stars

four stars

91.35

P.O. Box 8 1925 Bumgardner Drive
Tamassee, SC 29686
tel: (864) 944-1390   Web Site
EIN: 57-6000973

Board Leadership
Linda Stokes Hawkins
Chair

CEO
Jon Holland
Interim Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.35 four stars
  Financial 94.65 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Tamassee DAR School is a children's home and family service organization offering multi-faceted programs to serve children and families in crisis. We believe that education is the key to success. Our programs and services are built on this belief. We focus on all aspects of learning and growing to help our children gain confidence, build relationships, and realize their potential.

Tamassee DAR School is a children's home and family service organization offering multi-faceted programs to serve children and families in crisis. We believe that education is the key to success. Our programs and services are built on this belief. We focus on all aspects of learning and growing to help our children gain confidence, build relationships, and realize their potential.

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Financial

four stars

94.65

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.47
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tamassee DAR School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tamassee DAR School on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tamassee DAR School (SC) 91.35 four stars
Covenant House Missouri (MO) 87.02 three stars
St. Anne's (CA) 92.49 four stars
Covenant House New York (NY) 85.51 three stars
The Drake House (GA) 92.19 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,200,727
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $86,912
Total Contributions $1,287,639
   Program Service Revenue $946,132
Total Primary Revenue $2,233,771
   Other Revenue $820,194
TOTAL REVENUE $3,053,965
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,185,160
   Administrative Expenses $250,612
   Fundraising Expenses $248,747
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,684,519
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-630,554
   
Net Assets $19,625,564

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 Development Services $2,760,006 86.7%
Children's Center $214,700 6.7%
Educational Services $210,454 6.6%

Ratings History
Tamassee DAR School has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 91.35 four stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 91.85 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 91.99 four stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 91.92 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.56 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 10/01/2015 91.28 four stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 94.19 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 88.93 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 57-6000973
Name in IRS Master File TAMASSEE DAR SCHOOL
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
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 July, 1942
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
$122,457 3.32% Lori Bailey Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tamassee DAR School (SC) 91.35 four stars
Black Mountain Home for Children, Youth & Families (NC) 96.67 four stars
A Chance In Life (NY) 97.60 four stars
Wears Valley Ranch (TN) 95.87 four stars
HOPE South Florida (FL) 86.88 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Tamassee DAR School
P.O. Box 8
1925 Bumgardner Drive
Tamassee, SC 29686
tel: (864) 944-1390
fax: (864) 944-0097
EIN: 57-6000973

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Board Leadership

Linda Stokes Hawkins
Chair

CEO

Jon Holland
Interim Chief Executive Officer

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