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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

The Mentoring Alliance

Tangible help. Eternal hope.

four stars

94.31

1909 S. Broadway Ave Tyler, TX 75701
tel: (903) 593-9211   Web Site
EIN: 75-2541408

Board Leadership
Ken Lackner
Chair

CEO
Kevin East
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.31 four stars
  Financial 99.14 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Mentoring Alliance is a Christ-centered, multi-ethnic ministry serving children and families in East Texas. We connect godly people with families in our community to provide high quality after school programs, summer camps and one-on-one mentoring relationships. Together, we provide tangible help and eternal hope as we invest in the lives of children and families in our community.

The Mentoring Alliance is a Christ-centered, multi-ethnic ministry serving children and families in East Texas. We connect godly people with families in our community to provide high quality after school programs, summer camps and one-on-one mentoring relationships. Together, we provide tangible help and eternal hope as we invest in the lives of children and families in our community.

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Financial

four stars

99.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
82.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.97
  Program Expenses Growth 16.9%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Mentoring Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Mentoring Alliance on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Mentoring Alliance (TX) 94.31 four stars
NPH USA (IL) 91.02 four stars
Nebraska Children and Families Foundation (NE) 96.66 four stars
Youth First (IN) 85.81 three stars
Charity Newsies (OH) 86.50 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,816,310
   Federated Campaigns $21,324
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $131,673
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,969,307
   Program Service Revenue $1,575,749
Total Primary Revenue $5,545,056
   Other Revenue $22,639
TOTAL REVENUE $5,567,695
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,793,594
   Administrative Expenses $326,546
   Fundraising Expenses $197,473
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,317,613
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,250,082
   
Net Assets $5,869,948

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
After-School Care $1,478,344 52.9%
Rose City Summer Camps $669,404 24.0%
Gospel Village $645,846 23.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 94.31 four stars
2018-06 12/20/2019 91.49 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 86.55 three stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 86.27 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2017 86.21 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 75-2541408
Name in IRS Master File THE MENTORING ALLIANCE
NTEE Code O20
NTEE Classification Youth Centers, Clubs, Multipurpose
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (321) Boys Club, Little League, etc.
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 June, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$154,602 4.66% Kevin East President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Mentoring Alliance (TX) 94.31 four stars
Providence House (OH) 95.13 four stars
Bright by Three (CO) 94.93 four stars
ZERO TO THREE (DC) 96.66 four stars
SOS Children's Villages - Illinois (IL) 90.10 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Mentoring Alliance
1909 S. Broadway Ave
Tyler, TX 75701
tel: (903) 593-9211
EIN: 75-2541408

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Board Leadership

Ken Lackner
Chair

CEO

Kevin East
President

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