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The Brookwood Community

Providing Spiritual, Educational, & Vocational Opportunities for Adults with Special Needs.

four stars

90.05

1752 FM 1489 Brookshire, TX 77423
tel: (281) 375-2100   Web Site
EIN: 74-1587672

Board Leadership
Thomas H. Wilson
Acting Chair

CEO
Vivian Shudde
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.05 four stars
  Financial 98.71 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 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

98.71

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 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)
87.4%
  Administrative Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.39
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Brookwood Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Brookwood Community on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Brookwood Community (TX) 90.05 four stars
Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired (IL) 89.39 three stars
Lee Pesky Learning Center (ID) 87.34 three stars
National Center for Learning Disabilities (NY) 86.84 three stars
St. Rita School for the Deaf (OH) 88.34 three stars

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The Brookwood Community is a God-centered educational, residential, and entrepreneurial community for adults with functional disabilities located in Brookshire, Texas, just west of Houston. Mission-spirited teachers work with the Brookwood citizens to provide a careful balance between independence and assistance. Brookwood demonstrates that with God's help, all people have a contribution to make to society if given the opportunity. The Briarwood School is an independent, co-educational day school for children with learning differences. Especially designed for children in grades K-12, the individualized educational process at Briarwood is total. We educate the mind, cultivate the spirit, and strive to enhance self-esteem through academic, physical, emotional, and social growth.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,651,890
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,546,179
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,198,069
   Program Service Revenue $15,709,677
Total Primary Revenue $26,907,746
   Other Revenue $2,337,832
TOTAL REVENUE $29,245,578
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $20,291,462
   Administrative Expenses $1,858,826
   Fundraising Expenses $955,358
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,105,646
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $6,139,932
   
Net Assets $97,922,767

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 and Day Program $12,409,925 61.2%
Briarwood School (K-12) $7,881,537 38.8%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-07 12/01/2016 90.05 four stars
2014-07 06/01/2016 88.84 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-07 11/01/2015 89.22 three stars
2013-07 02/01/2015 85.61 three stars
2012-07 12/01/2013 85.01 three stars
2011-07 12/01/2012 87.54 three stars
2010-07 12/01/2011 87.13 three stars
2009-07 09/20/2011 94.01 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-07 11/01/2010 92.31 four stars
2008-07 11/01/2009 94.13 four stars
2007-07 02/01/2009 89.26 three stars
2006-07 08/01/2007 96.42 four stars
2005-07 12/01/2006 95.91 four stars
2004-07 12/01/2005 98.44 four stars
2003-07 03/01/2005 88.99 three stars
2002-07 12/01/2003 95.46 four stars
2001-07 10/15/2002 87.36 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 74-1587672
Name in IRS Master File BRIARWOOD-BROOKWOOD INC
NTEE Code B28
NTEE Classification Specialized Education Institutions
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End July
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • July, 2015
  • July, 2014
  • July, 2013
  • July, 2012
  • July, 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
$165,380 0.71% Vivian Shudde Executive Director

The Brookwood Community is a God-centered educational, residential, and entrepreneurial community for adults with functional disabilities located in Brookshire, Texas, just west of Houston. Mission-spirited teachers work with the Brookwood citizens to provide a careful balance between independence and assistance. Brookwood demonstrates that with God's help, all people have a contribution to make to society if given the opportunity. The Briarwood School is an independent, co-educational day school for children with learning differences. Especially designed for children in grades K-12, the individualized educational process at Briarwood is total. We educate the mind, cultivate the spirit, and strive to enhance self-esteem through academic, physical, emotional, and social growth.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Brookwood Community (TX) 90.05 four stars
Eye to Eye, Inc. (NY) 87.34 three stars
Perkins School for the Blind (MA) 85.89 three stars
Challenged Child & Friends (GA) 85.38 three stars
Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech (MA) 86.65 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Brookwood Community
1752 FM 1489
Brookshire, TX 77423
tel: (281) 375-2100
EIN: 74-1587672

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Board Leadership

Thomas H. Wilson
Acting Chair

CEO

Vivian Shudde
Executive Director

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