Human Services : Social Services

Special K Ranch

A Place to Call Home

four stars

90.04

34 Special K Lane Columbus, MT 59019
tel: (406) 322-5520   Web Site
EIN: 36-3378581

Board Leadership
Scott Black
President

CEO
Mike Oberg
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.04 four stars
  Financial 88.42 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Special K Ranch provides family oriented Christian homes, on a working ranch for adults who have developmental disabilities. Although unaffiliated, the program has a strong Christian emphasis in philosophy and practice. Special K Ranch is a place where people who have developmental disabilities live, learn, and work with loving and caring advisers who are committed to sharing their lives in this very special way. Ranchers are learning independent living and vocational skills through participation in daily personal, household, and ranch responsibilities.

Special K Ranch provides family oriented Christian homes, on a working ranch for adults who have developmental disabilities. Although unaffiliated, the program has a strong Christian emphasis in philosophy and practice. Special K Ranch is a place where people who have developmental disabilities live, learn, and work with loving and caring advisers who are committed to sharing their lives in this very special way. Ranchers are learning independent living and vocational skills through participation in daily personal, household, and ranch responsibilities.

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Financial

three stars

88.42

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.09
  Program Expenses Growth 4.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special K Ranch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special K Ranch on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,029,202
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $155,739
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,184,941
   Program Service Revenue $397,672
Total Primary Revenue $1,582,613
   Other Revenue $317,258
TOTAL REVENUE $1,899,871
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,470,204
   Administrative Expenses $221,158
   Fundraising Expenses $180,818
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,872,180
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $27,691
   
Net Assets $3,840,814

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

Special K Ranch provides family oriented Christian homes, on a working ranch for adults who have developmental disabilities. Although unaffiliated, the program has a strong Christian emphasis in philosophy and practice. Special K Ranch is a place where people who have developmental disabilities live, learn, and work with loving and caring advisers who are committed to sharing their lives in this very special way. Ranchers are learning independent living and vocational skills through participation in daily personal, household, and ranch responsibilities.

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Special K Ranch (MT) 90.04 four stars
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The Asperger-Autism Network (MA) 87.48 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special K Ranch
34 Special K Lane
Columbus, MT 59019
tel: (406) 322-5520
EIN: 36-3378581

Mail donations to:
PO Box 479
Columbus, MT 59019

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Board Leadership

Scott Black
President

CEO

Mike Oberg
Executive Director