Education : Special Education

Sisu of Georgia

Serving northeast Georgia children since 1985

four stars

90.58

2360 Murphy Boulevard P.O. Box 5758
Gainesville, GA 30504
tel: (770) 535-8372   Web Site
EIN: 58-1622732

Board Leadership
Jenny Floyd
Chair

CEO
Jamle Reynolds
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.58 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1985, Challenged Child and Friends offers a tailored and integrated experience where children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities learn and grow in a full inclusion program with children who have typical development. Our "whole person" program utilizes the coordinated efforts of a professional team with diverse qualifications and experience. In our classroom program, children receive early education intervention with differentiated teaching. Additionally, speech, occupational and physical therapy services are offered in a variety of models that include direct treatment and collaboration with teaching staff. Students benefit from skilled nursing staff as well as family support services from a licensed social worker.

Founded in 1985, Challenged Child and Friends offers a tailored and integrated experience where children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities learn and grow in a full inclusion program with children who have typical development. Our "whole person" program utilizes the coordinated efforts of a professional team with diverse qualifications and experience. In our classroom program, children receive early education intervention with differentiated teaching. Additionally, speech, occupational and physical therapy services are offered in a variety of models that include direct treatment and collaboration with teaching staff. Students benefit from skilled nursing staff as well as family support services from a licensed social worker.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.68
  Program Expenses Growth 9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sisu of Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sisu of Georgia on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $715,517
   Federated Campaigns $148,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $74,225
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $85,430
Total Contributions $1,023,172
   Program Service Revenue $1,291,447
Total Primary Revenue $2,314,619
   Other Revenue $91,654
TOTAL REVENUE $2,406,273
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,117,514
   Administrative Expenses $140,496
   Fundraising Expenses $126,288
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,384,298
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $21,975
   
Net Assets $1,520,173

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$85,000 3.56% Jamie Reynolds Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1985, Challenged Child and Friends offers a tailored and integrated experience where children with a variety of developmental delays and disabilities learn and grow in a full inclusion program with children who have typical development. Our "whole person" program utilizes the coordinated efforts of a professional team with diverse qualifications and experience. In our classroom program, children receive early education intervention with differentiated teaching. Additionally, speech, occupational and physical therapy services are offered in a variety of models that include direct treatment and collaboration with teaching staff. Students benefit from skilled nursing staff as well as family support services from a licensed social worker.

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Charity Contact Info

Sisu of Georgia
2360 Murphy Boulevard
P.O. Box 5758
Gainesville, GA 30504
tel: (770) 535-8372
fax: (770) 535-0252
EIN: 58-1622732

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Board Leadership

Jenny Floyd
Chair

CEO

Jamle Reynolds
Executive Director