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Turning Pointe Autism Foundation

Managing the challenges faced by children with autism

four stars

95.47

1500 West Ogden Avenue Naperville, IL 60540
tel: (630) 570-7948   Web Site
EIN: 26-1286022

Board Leadership
Howard Weiss
Chairman

CEO
Carrie Provenzale
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.47 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation was founded in 2007 by Kim and Randy Wolf to provide families with the support needed when managing the challenges faced by children with Autism. The Wolfs personally understood this because their son Jack is impacted. With the need growing for services, the Wolfs expanded the Foundation's commitment to incorporate educational initiatives, family supports, residential plans, and recreation programs. Turning Pointe Autism Foundation continues to create innovative programs and services to assist individuals and families as they navigate through the lifelong impact of Autism.

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation was founded in 2007 by Kim and Randy Wolf to provide families with the support needed when managing the challenges faced by children with Autism. The Wolfs personally understood this because their son Jack is impacted. With the need growing for services, the Wolfs expanded the Foundation's commitment to incorporate educational initiatives, family supports, residential plans, and recreation programs. Turning Pointe Autism Foundation continues to create innovative programs and services to assist individuals and families as they navigate through the lifelong impact of Autism.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.00
  Program Expenses Growth 17.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Turning Pointe Autism Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Turning Pointe Autism Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Turning Pointe Autism Foundation (IL) 95.47 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,229,369
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $27,485
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $76,700
Total Contributions $1,333,554
   Program Service Revenue $3,115,267
Total Primary Revenue $4,448,821
   Other Revenue $223,304
TOTAL REVENUE $4,672,125
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,674,804
   Administrative Expenses $291,914
   Fundraising Expenses $199,260
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,165,978
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $506,147
   
Net Assets $7,008,471

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
Providing a Place of Learning $3,674,804 100.0%

Ratings History
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 04/01/2021 95.47 four stars
2018-12 02/01/2020 93.91 four stars
2017-12 12/21/2018 94.74 four stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 90.58 four stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 88.14 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 26-1286022
Name in IRS Master File TURNING POINTE AUTISM FOUNDATION
NTEE Code P82
NTEE Classification Developmentally Disabled Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - 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, 2009
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$153,258 3.67% Carrie Provenzale Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Turning Pointe Autism Foundation (IL) 95.47 four stars
The Boston House (MA) 90.65 four stars
There With Care (CO) 87.35 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Pennsylvania (PA) 86.94 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of North Central Florida (FL) 89.20 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Turning Pointe Autism Foundation
1500 West Ogden Avenue
Naperville, IL 60540
tel: (630) 570-7948
EIN: 26-1286022

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Board Leadership

Howard Weiss
Chairman

CEO

Carrie Provenzale
Executive Director

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