Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

The Center on Colfax

Advancing LGBT Colorado

three stars

83.11

1301 East Colfax Avenue Denver, CO 80218
tel: (303) 733-7743   Web Site
EIN: 84-0738879

Board Leadership
Ryann Peyton & Michael Song
Co-Chairs

CEO
Rex Fuller
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.11 three stars
  Financial 76.46 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Center on Colfax opened in 1976 and over the years has grown to become the largest community center in the Rocky Mountain region, giving voice to Colorado's LGBTQ community and playing a pivotal role in statewide initiatives to reduce harassment and discrimination. Today, we are focused on fulfilling our mission - To engage, empower, enrich, and advance the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community of Colorado - by ensuring that every member of the LGBTQ community has access to the programs and resources they need to live happy, healthy, and productive lives.

The Center on Colfax opened in 1976 and over the years has grown to become the largest community center in the Rocky Mountain region, giving voice to Colorado's LGBTQ community and playing a pivotal role in statewide initiatives to reduce harassment and discrimination. Today, we are focused on fulfilling our mission - To engage, empower, enrich, and advance the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community of Colorado - by ensuring that every member of the LGBTQ community has access to the programs and resources they need to live happy, healthy, and productive lives.

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Financial

two stars

76.46

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
76.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.97
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Center on Colfax on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Center on Colfax on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,404,230
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $163,368
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,567,598
   Program Service Revenue $855,512
Total Primary Revenue $2,423,110
   Other Revenue $87,476
TOTAL REVENUE $2,510,586
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,854,953
   Administrative Expenses $294,471
   Fundraising Expenses $271,077
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,420,501
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $90,085
   
Net Assets $2,562,918

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$119,489 4.93% Debra Pollock CEO

Mission

The Center on Colfax opened in 1976 and over the years has grown to become the largest community center in the Rocky Mountain region, giving voice to Colorado's LGBTQ community and playing a pivotal role in statewide initiatives to reduce harassment and discrimination. Today, we are focused on fulfilling our mission - To engage, empower, enrich, and advance the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community of Colorado - by ensuring that every member of the LGBTQ community has access to the programs and resources they need to live happy, healthy, and productive lives.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Center on Colfax (CO) 83.11 three stars
Affirmations (MI) 88.23 three stars
GLSEN (NY) 85.16 three stars
Pride Foundation (WA) 97.09 four stars
Center on Halsted (IL) 93.19 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Center on Colfax
1301 East Colfax Avenue
Denver, CO 80218
tel: (303) 733-7743
fax: (303) 282-9399
EIN: 84-0738879

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Board Leadership

Ryann Peyton & Michael Song
Co-Chairs

CEO

Rex Fuller
Chief Executive Officer