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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

92.19

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

Board Leadership
Wes Lawrence
Chair

CEO
Brian Detman
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.19 four stars
  Financial 99.11 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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

four stars

99.11

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 09/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 5.40
  Program Expenses Growth 7.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.3%
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) 92.19 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council (MT) 94.74 four stars
Youth Empowerment Project (LA) 89.66 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Carlsbad (CA) 93.98 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of South Central Kansas (KS) 86.67 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,313,143
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $419,740
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,732,883
   Program Service Revenue $82,670
Total Primary Revenue $2,815,553
   Other Revenue $120,846
TOTAL REVENUE $2,936,399
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,083,458
   Administrative Expenses $212,517
   Fundraising Expenses $229,182
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,525,157
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $411,242
   
Net Assets $19,286,141

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 $2,083,458 100.0%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$112,904 4.47% Tricia Snell Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Caldera (OR) 92.19 four stars
Fiver Children's Foundation (NY) 89.30 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami (FL) 89.60 three stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego County (CA) 90.97 four stars
Boys & Girls Club of Oyster Bay - East Norwich (NY) 86.83 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

Wes Lawrence
Chair

CEO

Brian Detman
Executive Director

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