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Health : Patient and Family Support

The Damien Center

Leaders in HIV/AIDS Prevention & Care

four stars

91.14

26 North Aresenal Avenue Indianapolis, IN 46201
tel: (317) 632-0123   Web Site
EIN: 35-1711878

Board Leadership
Garry Elder
President

CEO
Alan Witchey
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.14 four stars
  Financial 94.02 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Damien Center provides comprehensive services to approximately 1,300 persons living with or affected by HIV/AIDS in Central Indiana and actively advocates for just and compassionate responses to their needs. Necessary client services such as case management, housing and employment opportunities as well as client enrichment services such as client events and support groups help clients move forward in their lives with dignity. The Damien Center's prevention department provides HIV/STD testing, comprehensive risk counseling and outreach education.

The Damien Center provides comprehensive services to approximately 1,300 persons living with or affected by HIV/AIDS in Central Indiana and actively advocates for just and compassionate responses to their needs. Necessary client services such as case management, housing and employment opportunities as well as client enrichment services such as client events and support groups help clients move forward in their lives with dignity. The Damien Center's prevention department provides HIV/STD testing, comprehensive risk counseling and outreach education.

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Financial

four stars

94.02

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
87.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.69
  Program Expenses Growth 9.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Damien Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Damien Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Damien Center (IN) 91.14 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central and Northern Arizona (AZ) 91.71 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester (NY) 92.23 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Oregon and Southwest Washington (OR) 89.93 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver (CO) 96.53 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $617,471
   Federated Campaigns $106,210
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $55,222
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,061,305
Total Contributions $3,840,208
   Program Service Revenue $317,498
Total Primary Revenue $4,157,706
   Other Revenue $268,605
TOTAL REVENUE $4,426,311
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,859,010
   Administrative Expenses $365,490
   Fundraising Expenses $166,057
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,390,557
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $35,754
   
Net Assets $3,140,636

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
Housing and Economic Assistance $2,585,299 67.0%
Care Coordination $746,400 19.3%
HIV Testing $449,305 11.6%

Ratings History
The Damien Center has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 91.14 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 91.33 four stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 91.28 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.57 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 90.66 four stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 92.18 four 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 35-1711878
Name in IRS Master File DAMIEN CENTER INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable 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 September, 1988
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$160,946 3.66% Tom Bartenbach Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Damien Center (IN) 91.14 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northwest Florida (FL) 88.73 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of Winston-Salem (NC) 89.28 three stars
Help Hope Live (PA) 97.16 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas (NV) 89.57 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Damien Center
26 North Aresenal Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46201
tel: (317) 632-0123
fax: (317) 632-4362
EIN: 35-1711878

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Board Leadership

Garry Elder
President

CEO

Alan Witchey
President, CEO

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