Human Services : Social Services

Thistle Farms

Love Heals

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four stars

95.74

5122 Charlotte Pike Nashville, TN 37209
tel: (615) 298-1140   Web Site
EIN: 58-2050089

Board Leadership
Sherry Stewart Deutschmann
Board President

CEO
Hal Cato
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.74 four stars
  Financial 95.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Thistle Farms is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to helping women survivors recover and heal from prostitution, trafficking, and addiction. We do this by providing a safe place to live, a meaningful job, and a lifelong sisterhood of support. . We believe that in the end, love is the most powerful force for change in the world.

Thistle Farms is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to helping women survivors recover and heal from prostitution, trafficking, and addiction. We do this by providing a safe place to live, a meaningful job, and a lifelong sisterhood of support. . We believe that in the end, love is the most powerful force for change in the world.

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Financial

four stars

95.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
78.0%
  Administrative Expenses 16.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.65
  Program Expenses Growth 12.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thistle Farms on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Thistle Farms on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,575,215
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $45,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,620,215
   Program Service Revenue $23,298
Total Primary Revenue $2,643,513
   Other Revenue $1,349,529
TOTAL REVENUE $3,993,042
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,104,939
   Administrative Expenses $814,153
   Fundraising Expenses $228,158
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,147,250
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-154,208
   
Net Assets $5,951,066

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$82,500 1.98% Hal Cato CEO

Mission

Thistle Farms is a nonprofit social enterprise dedicated to helping women survivors recover and heal from prostitution, trafficking, and addiction. We do this by providing a safe place to live, a meaningful job, and a lifelong sisterhood of support. . We believe that in the end, love is the most powerful force for change in the world.

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Charity Contact Info

Thistle Farms
5122 Charlotte Pike
Nashville, TN 37209
tel: (615) 298-1140
EIN: 58-2050089

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Board Leadership

Sherry Stewart Deutschmann
Board President

CEO

Hal Cato
Chief Executive Officer