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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

On Point

Cultivate the strengths in youth and guide them on their path to thrive

three stars

86.91

4509 Hixson Pike Suite 1
Hixon, TN 37343
tel: (423) 899-9188   Web Site
EIN: 68-0533402

Board Leadership
Cam Born
Chair

CEO
Amy Pearson
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.91 three stars
  Financial 85.12 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

On Point partners with schools and communities to cultivate the strengths in youth and guide them on their path to thrive. On Point works by providing young people with the knowledge and on-going support they need to avoid risky behaviors and equips them with the skills they need to thrive. Each year, On Point reaches approximately 12,000 adolescents in Chattanooga, North Georgia and Cleveland through our holistic and multifaceted Life On Point and Think On Point programs. Since On Point's inception, the teenage pregnancy rate has decreased by 54% (per 1000 teenage girls). In addition to impacting our community, On Point's curriculum is used in over 40 states and 13 countries.

On Point partners with schools and communities to cultivate the strengths in youth and guide them on their path to thrive. On Point works by providing young people with the knowledge and on-going support they need to avoid risky behaviors and equips them with the skills they need to thrive. Each year, On Point reaches approximately 12,000 adolescents in Chattanooga, North Georgia and Cleveland through our holistic and multifaceted Life On Point and Think On Point programs. Since On Point's inception, the teenage pregnancy rate has decreased by 54% (per 1000 teenage girls). In addition to impacting our community, On Point's curriculum is used in over 40 states and 13 countries.

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Financial

three stars

85.12

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
86.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by On Point on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by On Point on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
On Point (TN) 86.91 three stars
The Kentucky United Methodist Homes for Children & Youth (KY) 90.80 four stars
Kimberly Home Pregnancy Resource Center (FL) 85.95 three stars
Teen Parent Connection (IL) 96.46 four stars
Storyteller Children's Center (CA) 92.48 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,085,704
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $189,374
Total Contributions $1,275,078
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,275,078
   Other Revenue $11,503
TOTAL REVENUE $1,286,581
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,078,261
   Administrative Expenses $72,053
   Fundraising Expenses $92,769
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,243,083
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $43,498
   
Net Assets $320,642

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
Education & Development of Children $1,078,261 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2019 86.91 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 89.10 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 87.59 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 85.73 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 84.76 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 78.28 two stars
2013-06 05/01/2014 78.85 two 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 68-0533402
Name in IRS Master File ON POINT
NTEE Code E70
NTEE Classification Public Health Program (Includes General Health and Wellness Promotion
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 April, 2003
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$77,993 6.27% Amy Pearson Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
On Point (TN) 86.91 three stars
Thornwell Home for Children (SC) 96.11 four stars
Cookie Cart (MN) 88.38 three stars
Infant Crisis Services (OK) 92.89 four stars
Arkansas Baptist Children's Homes and Family Ministries (AR) 86.71 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

On Point
4509 Hixson Pike
Suite 1
Hixon, TN 37343
tel: (423) 899-9188
EIN: 68-0533402

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Board Leadership

Cam Born
Chair

CEO

Amy Pearson
President

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