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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Global Teen Challenge

Doing everything we can to reach people around the globe with life controlling problems

three stars

89.11

15 W 10th Street Columbus, GA 31901
tel: (706) 576-6555   Web Site
EIN: 59-3302759

CEO
Jerry Nance
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.11 three stars
  Financial 85.14 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Global Teen Challenge is a service agency that exists to serve the more than 1,200 Teen Challenge programs in more than 104 countries of the world. It is our desire to provide the best and latest tools available in helping individuals with life controlling addictions. According to the United Nations, more than 250 million people worldwide struggle with drug abuse. Drug users are getting younger and their use is becoming more frequent. Alcohol and drug addictions are plaguing our nations, our cities and invading our homes. We are committed to doing everything we can to reach people around the globe with life controlling problems. Our mission is to assist in the development and implementation of Teen Challenge programs worldwide.

Global Teen Challenge is a service agency that exists to serve the more than 1,200 Teen Challenge programs in more than 104 countries of the world. It is our desire to provide the best and latest tools available in helping individuals with life controlling addictions. According to the United Nations, more than 250 million people worldwide struggle with drug abuse. Drug users are getting younger and their use is becoming more frequent. Alcohol and drug addictions are plaguing our nations, our cities and invading our homes. We are committed to doing everything we can to reach people around the globe with life controlling problems. Our mission is to assist in the development and implementation of Teen Challenge programs worldwide.

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Financial

three stars

85.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
68.0%
  Administrative Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.03
  Program Expenses Growth 29.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Teen Challenge on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Teen Challenge on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Teen Challenge (GA) 89.11 three stars
Girl Scouts of Greater New York (NY) 95.00 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco (CA) 93.70 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Southwest Florida Council (FL) 91.88 four stars
Students Run LA (CA) 97.46 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,634,363
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,634,363
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,634,363
   Other Revenue $74,121
TOTAL REVENUE $4,708,484
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,236,588
   Administrative Expenses $744,944
   Fundraising Expenses $712,699
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,694,231
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $14,253
   
Net Assets $3,739,134

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
Support for Rehabilitation Centers $3,236,588 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 11/01/2019 89.11 three stars
2017-09 12/01/2018 87.27 three stars
2017-09 08/01/2018 86.36 three stars
2016-09 09/01/2017 90.63 four stars
2015-09 12/01/2016 89.43 three stars
2014-09 09/01/2016 93.32 four stars
2014-09 08/01/2016 90.80 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 86.10 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 86.33 three stars
2013-09 09/01/2014 85.34 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 59-3302759
Name in IRS Master File GLOBAL TEEN CHALLENGE INC
NTEE Code F22
NTEE Classification Alcohol, Drug Abuse, Treatment Only
NTEE Type Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (573) Rehabilitating alcoholics, drug abusers, compulsive gamblers, etc.
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 May, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$128,084 2.72% Jerry Nance President $520,268

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Teen Challenge (GA) 89.11 three stars
Boy Scouts of America, Gulf Stream Council (FL) 85.49 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Middle Tennessee (TN) 93.42 four stars
Girls Inc. of Greater Atlanta (GA) 87.89 three stars
Adolescent Counseling Services (CA) 86.10 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Global Teen Challenge
15 W 10th Street
Columbus, GA 31901
tel: (706) 576-6555
fax: (706) 596-1559
EIN: 59-3302759

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 511
Columbus, GA 31902

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CEO

Jerry Nance
Chief Executive Officer

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