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Human Services : Social Services

The Family Center

Creating a strong community built on healthy individuals and families

82.29

1350 Fifteenth Avenue Columbus, GA 31901
tel: (706) 327-3238   Web Site
EIN: 58-0828094

Board Leadership
Lori Auten
Chair

CEO
Todd Bennett
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.29
  Financial 77.50
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Family Center is dedicated to helping individuals and families enhance their own skills, recognize their potential, and reach their own goals. For over a century, the Family Center has helped to strengthen and empower families because we believe that strong, healthy families create strong communities. We work to provide the most effective counseling, education, and mentoring services needed to support, strengthen, and enhance the quality of life for children, individuals, and families within our community.

The Family Center is dedicated to helping individuals and families enhance their own skills, recognize their potential, and reach their own goals. For over a century, the Family Center has helped to strengthen and empower families because we believe that strong, healthy families create strong communities. We work to provide the most effective counseling, education, and mentoring services needed to support, strengthen, and enhance the quality of life for children, individuals, and families within our community.

Financial

77.50

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 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)
90.4%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.09
  Program Expenses Growth -7.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 20.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Center (GA) 82.29
Lower Cape Outreach Council (MA) 88.95
Grand Street Settlement (NY) 91.81
Crossroads Urban Center (UT) 98.65
Wilkinson Center (TX) 87.16

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $179,483
   Federated Campaigns $402,500
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $25,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $111,616
Total Contributions $718,599
   Program Service Revenue $202,342
Total Primary Revenue $920,941
   Other Revenue $14,598
TOTAL REVENUE $935,539
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $945,946
   Administrative Expenses $79,436
   Fundraising Expenses $9,266
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,034,648
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-99,109
   
Net Assets $511,333

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
Family Counseling of Columbus $307,031 32.5%
Mentorship $271,115 28.7%
Consumer Credit Counseling Service $241,918 25.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 09/01/2021 82.29
2018-06 10/01/2019 85.38
2017-06 09/01/2018 85.38
2016-06 06/01/2017 89.95
2015-06 07/01/2016 87.97
2014-06 06/01/2016 86.84
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 81.54
2013-06 10/01/2014 84.53

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

EIN 58-0828094
Name in IRS Master File THE FAMILY CENTER OF COLUMBUS INC
NTEE Code P46
NTEE Classification Family Counseling
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 July, 1974
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$84,340 8.15% Todd Bennett Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Center (GA) 82.29
Lower Cape Outreach Council (MA) 88.95
Henry Street Settlement (NY) 91.76
South Boston Neighborhood House (MA) 87.05
Casa De Amigos (TX) 89.60

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Charity Contact Info

The Family Center
1350 Fifteenth Avenue
Columbus, GA 31901
tel: (706) 327-3238
fax: (706) 327-5750
EIN: 58-0828094

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Board Leadership

Lori Auten
Chair

CEO

Todd Bennett
Chief Executive Officer

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