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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

Teen Challenge of Southern California

The proven cure for the drug epidemic

four stars

90.26

5445 Chicago Avenue Riverside, CA 92507
tel: (951) 682-8990   Web Site
EIN: 95-2683852

Board Leadership
Rich Guerra
Chairman

CEO
Ron Brown
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.26 four stars
  Financial 91.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Teen Challenge of Southern California was established in 1963 and includes nine regional facilities with seven strategically placed residential facilities throughout Southern California. It is the mission of Teen Challenge to provide youth, adults and children an effective and comprehensive faith-based solution to drug and alcohol addiction as well as other life-controlling problems. Teen Challenge is committed to enabling and equipping those we serve to find freedom from addictive behavior, to become socially and emotionally healthy, physically well and spiritually alive. Last year Teen Challenge served over 200,000 men, women and children in Southern California through its resident and outreach programs.

Teen Challenge of Southern California was established in 1963 and includes nine regional facilities with seven strategically placed residential facilities throughout Southern California. It is the mission of Teen Challenge to provide youth, adults and children an effective and comprehensive faith-based solution to drug and alcohol addiction as well as other life-controlling problems. Teen Challenge is committed to enabling and equipping those we serve to find freedom from addictive behavior, to become socially and emotionally healthy, physically well and spiritually alive. Last year Teen Challenge served over 200,000 men, women and children in Southern California through its resident and outreach programs.

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Financial

four stars

91.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
84.5%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Challenge of Southern California on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Challenge of Southern California on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Challenge of Southern California (CA) 90.26 four stars
Teen Challenge New England & New Jersey (MA) 86.49 three stars
Brooklyn Teen Challenge (NY) 88.48 three stars
Walter Hoving Home (NY) 93.67 four stars
Guest House (MI) 87.17 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,139,941
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,139,941
   Program Service Revenue $1,731,359
Total Primary Revenue $9,871,300
   Other Revenue $2,259,062
TOTAL REVENUE $12,130,362
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,151,275
   Administrative Expenses $959,633
   Fundraising Expenses $854,911
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,965,819
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $164,543
   
Net Assets $14,406,323

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
Residential Treatment for Addiction Recovery $9,021,569 88.9%
Community Outreach $1,129,706 11.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 03/01/2019 90.26 four stars
2017-03 04/01/2018 89.57 three stars
2016-03 06/01/2017 89.93 three stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 88.87 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 09/01/2015 80.71 three stars
2013-03 10/01/2014 80.29 three stars
2012-03 07/01/2013 80.21 three stars
2011-03 05/01/2012 80.48 three stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 79.87 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 06/01/2011 81.97 three stars
2009-03 07/01/2010 83.91 three stars
2008-03 06/01/2009 88.61 three stars
2007-03 06/01/2008 87.31 three stars
2006-03 02/01/2007 90.49 four stars
2005-03 04/01/2006 91.04 four stars
2004-03 02/01/2005 89.04 three stars
2003-03 12/01/2003 90.29 four stars
2002-03 04/15/2003 76.61 two stars
2001-03 10/15/2002 76.06 two 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 95-2683852
Name in IRS Master File TEEN CHALLENGE OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
NTEE Code F22
NTEE Classification Alcohol, Drug Abuse, Treatment Only
NTEE Type Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(179) Other health services
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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 September, 1969
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2018
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,953 1.13% Ron Brown Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Challenge of Southern California (CA) 90.26 four stars
Guest House (MI) 87.17 three stars
Beit T'Shuvah (CA) 91.91 four stars
Walter Hoving Home (NY) 93.67 four stars
Pennsylvania Adult & Teen Challenge (PA) 91.03 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Teen Challenge of Southern California
5445 Chicago Avenue
Riverside, CA 92507
tel: (951) 682-8990
EIN: 95-2683852

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Board Leadership

Rich Guerra
Chairman

CEO

Ron Brown
Executive Director

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