Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Bright by Three

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four stars

93.90

3605 Martin Luther King Boulevard Denver, CO 80205
tel: (303) 433-6200   Web Site
EIN: 84-1382420

Board Leadership
Jim Carpenter
Chairman

CEO
Jean McSpadden
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.90 four stars
  Financial 91.38 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/21/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Bright by Three's mission is to help all families give kids a bright beginning so they can grow into healthy, happy and successful adults.

Bright by Three's mission is to help all families give kids a bright beginning so they can grow into healthy, happy and successful adults.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of volunteers
40
Number of organizational partners
500
Number of clients served
30,000
Number of participants who would recommend program to others
3,386
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This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

91.38

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/21/2018 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.36
  Program Expenses Growth 13.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bright by Three on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Bright by Three on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,280,915
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $92,918
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,373,833
   Program Service Revenue $30,000
Total Primary Revenue $1,403,833
   Other Revenue $2,286
TOTAL REVENUE $1,406,119
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,141,673
   Administrative Expenses $78,899
   Fundraising Expenses $193,401
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,413,973
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-7,854
   
Net Assets $1,742,583

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$113,388 8.01% Jean McSpadden President & CEO

Mission

Bright by Three's mission is to help all families give kids a bright beginning so they can grow into healthy, happy and successful adults.

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Charity Contact Info

Bright by Three
3605 Martin Luther King Boulevard
Denver, CO 80205
tel: (303) 433-6200
EIN: 84-1382420

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Board Leadership

Jim Carpenter
Chairman

CEO

Jean McSpadden
President, CEO