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Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers

Each one, teach one

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four stars

91.08

1820 James Street Durham, NC 27707
tel: (919) 419-1059   Web Site
EIN: 56-1861158

Board Leadership
Greg Britz
Chair

CEO
Kevin R. McDonald
President, Founder & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.08 four stars
  Financial 89.52 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers' (TROSA) is an innovative, multi-year residential program that empowers people with substance use disorders to be productive, recovering individuals by providing comprehensive treatment, experiential vocational training, education, and continuing care. Founded in 1994, TROSA is now the largest licensed residential therapeutic community in North Carolina and is widely respected for its innovative therapeutic and entrepreneurial approach to the pervasive issue of substance abuse. Key elements of the two-year program include vocational training, education, communication, peer counseling, mentoring, leadership training and aftercare.

Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers' (TROSA) is an innovative, multi-year residential program that empowers people with substance use disorders to be productive, recovering individuals by providing comprehensive treatment, experiential vocational training, education, and continuing care. Founded in 1994, TROSA is now the largest licensed residential therapeutic community in North Carolina and is widely respected for its innovative therapeutic and entrepreneurial approach to the pervasive issue of substance abuse. Key elements of the two-year program include vocational training, education, communication, peer counseling, mentoring, leadership training and aftercare.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of participants counseled
925
Number of clients served
925
Percent of participants who report no criminal convictions one year after program completion
97
Number of service days in one year
172,157
Number of clients participating in educational programs
99
Total number of clients without a high school diploma or GED
212
Number of people trained
774
Average number of community treatment days per inpatient
359
Number of people who received clinical mental health care
322
Total number of clients experiencing homelessness
360
Total number of clients without health insurance and without Medicaid
859
Percent of participants reporting no relapse 12 months post program
90
Number of participants formerly incarcerated
783
Percent of participants reporting no relapse 12 months post program
90
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.52

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
92.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.95
  Program Expenses Growth 4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers (NC) 91.08 four stars
A Chance to Change Foundation (OK) 88.72 three stars
Wayside House (FL) 94.72 four stars
Cenikor Foundation (TX) 93.59 four stars
Oasis Center (TN) 95.20 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,542,396
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $24,253
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,295,809
Total Contributions $8,862,458
   Program Service Revenue $11,123,268
Total Primary Revenue $19,985,726
   Other Revenue $24,347
TOTAL REVENUE $20,010,073
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $16,945,690
   Administrative Expenses $891,944
   Fundraising Expenses $505,586
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,343,220
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,666,853
   
Net Assets $16,842,054

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
Vocational Training $6,699,298 39.5%
Food & Beverage $3,274,129 19.3%
Substance Abuse Treatment $1,247,014 7.4%

Ratings History
Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers has received 9 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 91.08 four stars
2017-06 05/01/2018 92.31 four stars
2017-06 04/01/2018 90.24 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 91.45 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 93.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 96.39 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 90.52 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 90.29 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 92.99 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 95.49 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 95.04 four stars
2009-06 09/01/2010 89.77 three stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 86.17 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 90.81 four stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 90.90 four stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 91.26 four stars
2004-06 12/01/2005 91.15 four stars
2003-06 08/01/2004 91.13 four stars
2002-06 12/01/2003 93.57 four 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 56-1861158
Name in IRS Master File TRIANGLE RESIDENTIAL OPTIONS FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSERS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (573) Rehabilitating alcoholics, drug abusers, compulsive gamblers, etc.
(572) Rehabilitating convicts or ex-convicts
(149) Other instruction and training
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 April, 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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$190,647 1.03% Kevin McDonald President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers (NC) 91.08 four stars
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (NY) 92.91 four stars
Cenikor Foundation (TX) 93.59 four stars
Action on Smoking and Health (DC) 89.92 three stars
Wayside House (FL) 94.72 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Triangle Residential Options for Substance Abusers
1820 James Street
Durham, NC 27707
tel: (919) 419-1059
EIN: 56-1861158

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Board Leadership

Greg Britz
Chair

CEO

Kevin R. McDonald
President, Founder & CEO

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