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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Methodist Children's Home

Offering hope to children, youth and families through a nurturing, Christian community

four stars

92.41

1111 Herring Avenue Waco, TX 76708
tel: (800) 853-1272   Web Site
EIN: 74-1109750

CEO
Trey Oakley
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.41 four stars
  Financial 89.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Methodist Children's Home (MCH) is a child care ministry affiliated with the six United Methodist Annual Conferences of Texas and New Mexico. Founded in 1890, MCH began as an orphanage and has developed into a comprehensive program of care. MCH serves annually more than 6,000 children, youth and families through residential care, a Boys Ranch, foster care, in-home services to strengthen the family and a transition living program. MCH offers hope to children, youth and families through a nurturing, Christian community.

Methodist Children's Home (MCH) is a child care ministry affiliated with the six United Methodist Annual Conferences of Texas and New Mexico. Founded in 1890, MCH began as an orphanage and has developed into a comprehensive program of care. MCH serves annually more than 6,000 children, youth and families through residential care, a Boys Ranch, foster care, in-home services to strengthen the family and a transition living program. MCH offers hope to children, youth and families through a nurturing, Christian community.

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Financial

three stars

89.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.19
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 17.62
  Program Expenses Growth 1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Methodist Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Methodist Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Methodist Children's Home (TX) 92.41 four stars
The Drake House (GA) 93.80 four stars
Florida United Methodist Children's Home (FL) 91.17 four stars
Covenant House California (CA) 96.46 four stars
Attention Homes (CO) 86.94 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,848,368
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $8,650
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $9,857,018
   Program Service Revenue $1,539,624
Total Primary Revenue $11,396,642
   Other Revenue $34,916,732
TOTAL REVENUE $46,313,374
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,569,488
   Administrative Expenses $3,941,562
   Fundraising Expenses $2,127,824
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $28,638,874
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $17,674,500
   
Net Assets $495,594,371

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 $17,880,861 79.2%
Family Outreach Programs $3,443,355 15.3%
Transition Services $1,245,272 5.5%

Ratings History
Methodist Children's Home has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 92.41 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 93.04 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 91.51 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 89.79 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.41 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.98 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 90.16 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 90.93 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 87.08 three stars
2011-06 02/01/2013 80.03 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2012 72.05 two stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 86.95 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 91.27 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 90.42 four stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 89.67 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 89.81 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2008 82.25 three stars
2005-06 03/01/2006 86.83 three stars
2004-06 01/05/2005 77.92 two stars
2003-06 01/01/2004 77.97 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 74-1109750
Name in IRS Master File METHODIST CHILDRENS HOME
NTEE Code P73
NTEE Classification Group Home (Long Term)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (349) Other youth organization or activities
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(59) Other school related 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 July, 1942
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
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$263,235 0.91% Tim Brown President

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Methodist Children's Home (TX) 92.41 four stars
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Rawhide (WI) 94.60 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Methodist Children's Home
1111 Herring Avenue
Waco, TX 76708
tel: (800) 853-1272
EIN: 74-1109750

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CEO

Trey Oakley
President, CEO

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