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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Daystar

Providing support, encouragement, & compassion to children, adolescents & families in need

three stars

85.73

2801 Azalea Place Nashville, TN 37204
tel: (615) 298-5353   Web Site
EIN: 62-1244203

Board Leadership
Jane Smith
Chairman

CEO
Melissa Trevathan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.73 three stars
  Financial 93.21 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1985, Daystar offers counseling to kids and families in the Middle Tennessee area. Daystar offers both individual and group counseling for children, adolescents, families, and young adults. Counseling services are provided on a sliding scale. Daystar's model is "one-life-touching-another". It is demonstrated through one-on-one counseling sessions between a kid & a counselor, but also through group counseling, where kids learn to how to respond to each other and encourage one another.

Founded in 1985, Daystar offers counseling to kids and families in the Middle Tennessee area. Daystar offers both individual and group counseling for children, adolescents, families, and young adults. Counseling services are provided on a sliding scale. Daystar's model is "one-life-touching-another". It is demonstrated through one-on-one counseling sessions between a kid & a counselor, but also through group counseling, where kids learn to how to respond to each other and encourage one another.

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Financial

four stars

93.21

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
79.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.20
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.22
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Daystar on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Daystar on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Daystar (TN) 85.73 three stars
The Crystal Charity Ball (TX) 87.98 three stars
Roca (MA) 92.13 four stars
Neighborhood House, Louisville (KY) 86.59 three stars
The Empty Stocking Fund (GA) 85.53 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $943,583
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $276,219
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,219,802
   Program Service Revenue $1,180,456
Total Primary Revenue $2,400,258
   Other Revenue $32,990
TOTAL REVENUE $2,433,248
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,680,860
   Administrative Expenses $221,748
   Fundraising Expenses $167,531
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,070,139
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $363,109
   
Net Assets $2,395,011

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-07 12/01/2018 85.73 three stars
2016-07 12/01/2017 84.51 three stars
2015-07 11/01/2016 86.15 three stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 86.26 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 11/01/2015 84.84 three stars
2013-07 12/01/2014 86.19 three 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 62-1244203
Name in IRS Master File DAYSTAR COUNSELING MINISTRIES INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (7) Evangelism
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 September, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • July, 2017
  • July, 2016
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,999 4.39% Melissa Trevathan Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$142,431 6.88% Helen Goff Counselor
$119,328 5.76% David Thomas Counselor

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Daystar (TN) 85.73 three stars
Children's Advocacy Center of Southwest Florida (FL) 90.46 four stars
University City Children's Center (MO) 85.48 three stars
Home of the Innocents (KY) 90.56 four stars
Masonic Home of Georgia (GA) 87.50 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Daystar
2801 Azalea Place
Nashville, TN 37204
tel: (615) 298-5353
fax: (615) 298-3351
EIN: 62-1244203

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Board Leadership

Jane Smith
Chairman

CEO

Melissa Trevathan
Executive Director

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