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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Caldera

Transforming underserved youth through innovative, year-round art and environmental programs

four stars

96.64

224 North West Thirteenth Avenue Suite 304
Portland, OR 97209
tel: (503) 937-3061   Web Site
EIN: 94-3235649

Board Leadership
Dan Wieden and Wes Lawrence
Co-Chairs

CEO
Tricia Snell
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.64 four stars
  Financial 97.44 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

97.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
81.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 6.14
  Program Expenses Growth 4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Caldera on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Caldera on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Caldera (OR) 96.64 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego (CA) 95.23 four stars
Citrus Center Boys & Girls Club (FL) 86.12 three stars
South Asian Youth Action (NY) 90.80 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa Bay (FL) 95.06 four stars

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Founded in 1995, Caldera's mission is to be a catalyst for the transformation of underserved youth through innovative, year-round art and environmental programs. We begin working with youth in 6th grade and commit to working with them year-round through high school graduation and beyond. We become community. The adult programs offer residencies to professional artists.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,445,966
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $387,335
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $245,010
Total Contributions $3,078,311
   Program Service Revenue $105,365
Total Primary Revenue $3,183,676
   Other Revenue $247,297
TOTAL REVENUE $3,430,973
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,768,454
   Administrative Expenses $176,587
   Fundraising Expenses $261,160
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,206,201
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,224,772
   
Net Assets $19,000,513

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
Youth Programs $1,028,463 58.2%
Artist Residency Program $739,991 41.8%

Ratings History
Caldera has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 10/01/2016 96.64 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 97.12 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 96.92 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 94.21 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 94-3235649
Name in IRS Master File CALDERA
NTEE Code O20
NTEE Classification Youth Centers, Clubs, Multipurpose
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (325) Camp
(119) Other cultural or historical activities
(349) Other youth organization or 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 March, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$107,700 4.88% Tricia Snell Executive Director

Founded in 1995, Caldera's mission is to be a catalyst for the transformation of underserved youth through innovative, year-round art and environmental programs. We begin working with youth in 6th grade and commit to working with them year-round through high school graduation and beyond. We become community. The adult programs offer residencies to professional artists.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Caldera (OR) 96.64 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Florida (FL) 87.97 three stars
Girls Inc. of New York City (NY) 92.24 four stars
Sherwood Forest Camp (MO) 91.51 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Fall River (MA) 85.65 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Caldera
224 North West Thirteenth Avenue
Suite 304
Portland, OR 97209
tel: (503) 937-3061
fax: (503) 937-3085
EIN: 94-3235649

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Board Leadership

Dan Wieden and Wes Lawrence
Co-Chairs

CEO

Tricia Snell
Executive Director

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