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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Caldera

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

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four stars

90.17

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

Board Leadership
Rene Mitchell
Chair

CEO
Brian Detman
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.17 four stars
  Financial 86.70 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

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Financial

three stars

86.70

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 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)
76.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.23
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
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) 90.17 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester (MA) 87.69 three stars
Rancho Cielo Youth Campus (CA) 94.82 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Sun Coast (FL) 92.48 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, California Inland Empire Council (CA) 86.56 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,378,820
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $409,826
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $99,117
Total Contributions $2,887,763
   Program Service Revenue $118,654
Total Primary Revenue $3,006,417
   Other Revenue $145,887
TOTAL REVENUE $3,152,304
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,808,530
   Administrative Expenses $434,233
   Fundraising Expenses $401,789
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,644,552
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $507,752
   
Net Assets $20,363,542

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
Artist Residency Program $1,808,530 100.0%

Ratings History
Caldera has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 11/01/2018 90.17 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 92.19 four stars
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
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Brian Detman Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$115,089 4.35% Tricia Snell Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Caldera (OR) 90.17 four stars
Adolescent Counseling Services (CA) 88.81 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Martin County (FL) 94.97 four stars
The Jamestown Community Center (CA) 87.33 three stars
Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta (GA) 89.44 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

Rene Mitchell
Chair

CEO

Brian Detman
Executive Director

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