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Human Services : Homeless Services

CaringWorks

Housing. Help. Hope.

four stars

90.94

2785 Lawrenceville Hwy Suite 205
Decatur, GA 30033
tel: (404) 371-1230   Web Site
EIN: 56-2370081

Board Leadership
Colin Edelstein
Chair

CEO
Carol Collard
President and CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.94 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 2002, CaringWorks strives to end homelessness. We go beyond one-size-fits-all housing and services to provide care that is carefully tailored to each client, respecting their dignity and seeing their inherent potential for success. apply a "housing first" model, meaning we believe that a safe place to live is the first step to stability, then work with our clients to help them discover and address the issues that resulted in homelessness in the first place. Our approach is individualistic, because each client's issues are different, and their goals are different as well.

Founded in 2002, CaringWorks strives to end homelessness. We go beyond one-size-fits-all housing and services to provide care that is carefully tailored to each client, respecting their dignity and seeing their inherent potential for success. apply a "housing first" model, meaning we believe that a safe place to live is the first step to stability, then work with our clients to help them discover and address the issues that resulted in homelessness in the first place. Our approach is individualistic, because each client's issues are different, and their goals are different as well.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

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)
90.3%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.24
  Program Expenses Growth 19.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CaringWorks on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CaringWorks on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CaringWorks (GA) 90.94 four stars
Family Gateway (TX) 90.13 four stars
ForKids (VA) 98.11 four stars
CARITAS (VA) 92.44 four stars
Chapman Partnership (FL) 96.95 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $38,218
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,962,943
Total Contributions $6,001,161
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $6,001,161
   Other Revenue $179,019
TOTAL REVENUE $6,180,180
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,537,974
   Administrative Expenses $509,342
   Fundraising Expenses $94,734
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,142,050
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $38,130
   
Net Assets $1,295,909

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
Substance Abuse Counseling $5,537,974 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 90.94 four stars
2016-12 06/01/2018 88.14 three stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 87.25 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.25 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 87.88 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 85.29 three stars
2012-12 08/01/2014 88.42 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 56-2370081
Name in IRS Master File CARINGWORKS 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 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 January, 2004
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
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$144,202 2.34% Carol Collard President
Other Salaries of Note
$144,424 2.35% Wanda Reed Vice President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CaringWorks (GA) 90.94 four stars
Upper Valley Haven (VT) 96.46 four stars
Interfaith Family Services (TX) 90.51 four stars
Hesed House (IL) 91.88 four stars
ACCESS (OH) 89.54 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

CaringWorks
2785 Lawrenceville Hwy
Suite 205
Decatur, GA 30033
tel: (404) 371-1230
EIN: 56-2370081

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Board Leadership

Colin Edelstein
Chair

CEO

Carol Collard
President and CEO

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