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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina

Sharing hope...changing lives

four stars

93.02

P.O. Box 338 Thomasville, NC 27361
tel: (336) 474-1200   Web Site
EIN: 56-0547499

Board Leadership
John F. Lee
Chair

CEO
Michael C. Blackwell
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.02 four stars
  Financial 90.14 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

90.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
81.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.81
  Program Expenses Growth 0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (NC) 93.02 four stars
Sister Carmen Community Center (CO) 93.98 four stars
Motion Picture and Television Fund (CA) 85.23 three stars
Metropolitan Family Services (IL) 90.95 four stars
Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Health Service (NY) 90.74 four stars

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Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (BCH) brings hope and healing to children and families in crisis. For more than 130 years, the nonprofit has offered caring homes to countless boys and girls who come from circumstances ranging from family dysfunction to situations of abuse, neglect and abandonment. BCH provides a myriad of services including children's residential care, family care for single mothers and their children, homes for developmentally disabled adults, weekday education, and a resource-based program for aging adults. BCH and its highly-trained staff serve all 100 counties of North Carolina with 21 statewide locations plus an orphanage in Guatemala. BCH is accredited by the Council on Accreditation for Children and Family Services. The organization was reaccredited in 2015 receiving a perfect score on 96% of the 1,000 standards that were evaluated.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,679,816
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $339,424
Total Contributions $14,019,240
   Program Service Revenue $7,258,473
Total Primary Revenue $21,277,713
   Other Revenue $1,033,067
TOTAL REVENUE $22,310,780
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,292,552
   Administrative Expenses $2,353,089
   Fundraising Expenses $1,614,095
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $20,259,736
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,051,044
   
Net Assets $43,571,004

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 Services $8,405,010 51.6%
Residential Services for Adults with Disabilities $2,084,236 12.8%
Residential Wilderness Camping Programs $1,878,778 11.5%

Ratings History
Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 04/01/2017 93.02 four stars
2014-09 02/01/2017 92.23 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 91.95 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 03/01/2016 91.37 four stars
2014-09 12/01/2015 88.57 three stars
2013-09 02/01/2015 90.87 four stars
2012-09 03/01/2014 83.45 three stars
2011-09 11/06/2012 81.80 three stars
2010-09 12/01/2011 85.87 three stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 87.70 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 83.26 three stars
2008-09 03/01/2010 84.28 three stars
2007-09 04/01/2009 78.92 two stars
2006-09 10/01/2007 85.60 three stars
2005-09 06/01/2006 80.51 three stars
2004-09 07/01/2005 79.32 two stars
2003-09 06/01/2004 84.99 three stars
2002-09 08/01/2003 87.52 three stars
2001-09 02/05/2003 89.66 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 56-0547499
Name in IRS Master File BAPTIST CHILDRENS HOMES OF NORTH CAROLINA INC
NTEE Code P70
NTEE Classification Residential, Custodial Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (29) Other religious activities
(326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
(399) Other housing 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 June, 2006
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$173,712 0.85% Michael C. Blackwell President & CEO

Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (BCH) brings hope and healing to children and families in crisis. For more than 130 years, the nonprofit has offered caring homes to countless boys and girls who come from circumstances ranging from family dysfunction to situations of abuse, neglect and abandonment. BCH provides a myriad of services including children's residential care, family care for single mothers and their children, homes for developmentally disabled adults, weekday education, and a resource-based program for aging adults. BCH and its highly-trained staff serve all 100 counties of North Carolina with 21 statewide locations plus an orphanage in Guatemala. BCH is accredited by the Council on Accreditation for Children and Family Services. The organization was reaccredited in 2015 receiving a perfect score on 96% of the 1,000 standards that were evaluated.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (NC) 93.02 four stars
Children's Fund (CA) 88.81 three stars
Casa de Amparo (CA) 94.69 four stars
Family Resources (FL) 90.83 four stars
Nurse-Family Partnership (CO) 90.34 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina
P.O. Box 338
Thomasville, NC 27361
tel: (336) 474-1200
EIN: 56-0547499

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Board Leadership

John F. Lee
Chair

CEO

Michael C. Blackwell
President

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