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Human Services : Social Services

Project Sanctuary

Changing How Military Families Heal

90.84

P.O. Box 1563 Granby, CO 80446
tel: (720) 561-9193   Web Site
EIN: 26-1410596

Board Leadership
Ron Testa
Chair

CEO
Heather Ehle
Founder, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.84
  Financial 87.69
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Believing that when one person serves the whole family serves, Project Sanctuary takes a human-centered, solution-based approach to helping military families heal and move forward in life. Through innovative long-term programming focused on connectedness, we restore hope and empower families to recover and thrive.

Believing that when one person serves the whole family serves, Project Sanctuary takes a human-centered, solution-based approach to helping military families heal and move forward in life. Through innovative long-term programming focused on connectedness, we restore hope and empower families to recover and thrive.

Financial

87.69

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
82.6%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Sanctuary on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Sanctuary on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Case management notes
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
Our staff, Our board
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project Sanctuary (CO) 90.84
Navy SEAL Foundation (VA) 100.00
Building Homes for Heroes (NY) 96.32
Operation Support Our Troops-America (IL) 93.74
H.E.R.O.E.S. Care (MO) 96.46

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $729,669
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $1,620,982
   Government Grants $174,000
Total Contributions $2,524,651
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,524,651
   Other Revenue $212,326
TOTAL REVENUE $2,736,977
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,754,752
   Administrative Expenses $141,796
   Fundraising Expenses $212,327
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,108,875
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $628,102
   
Net Assets $1,180,575

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
Therapeutic Retreat Program $1,669,645 95.1%
Family Support Program $85,107 4.9%

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-09 09/01/2021 90.84
2018-12 02/01/2020 93.98
2017-12 11/01/2018 96.66
2016-12 10/01/2017 92.02
2016-12 09/01/2017 89.24
2015-12 12/01/2016 97.17
2014-12 10/01/2016 89.17

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

EIN 26-1410596
Name in IRS Master File A SANCTUARY FOR MILITARY FAMILIES INC
NTEE Code W30
NTEE Classification Military, Veterans' Organizations
NTEE Type Public, Society Benefit - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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, 2008
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- Heather Ehle Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Project Sanctuary (CO) 90.84
Honor Flight Network (VA) 93.15
Wounded Warrior Project (FL) 86.49
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. (MD) 92.56
Purple Heart Homes (NC) 86.77

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Charity Contact Info

Project Sanctuary
P.O. Box 1563
Granby, CO 80446
tel: (720) 561-9193
EIN: 26-1410596

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Board Leadership

Ron Testa
Chair

CEO

Heather Ehle
Founder, CEO

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