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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Smoky Mountain Children's Home

A place of hope & healing

four stars

91.77

449 McCarn Circle Sevierville, TN 37862
tel: (800) 654-1622   Web Site
EIN: 23-7110635

Board Leadership
Ron Martin
Chair

CEO
Donnie Smith
International Executive Administrator

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.77 four stars
  Financial 89.07 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 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

three stars

89.07

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 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)
88.9%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.91
  Program Expenses Growth 3.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Smoky Mountain Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Smoky Mountain Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Smoky Mountain Children's Home (TN) 91.77 four stars
My Stuff Bags Foundation (CA) 94.91 four stars
Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption (OH) 95.47 four stars
Boys and Girls Home of North Carolina (NC) 89.24 three stars
The Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers (ME) 91.30 four stars

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Founded in 1920, Smoky Mountain Children's Home is a private, Christian multi-service agency that provides professional care and treatment for boys and girls referred for our services due to emotional, behavioral, and life situations. A continuum of quality programs (Residential Care, Foster Care, Adoption, Training and Support) is offered to meet the unique needs of children of different ages, capacities, races and creeds; and their families. We are dedicated to achieving excellence, and will use our knowledge and resources to advocate, enrich, and empower the lives of children and families living out our call to minister the gospel of Jesus Christ.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,547,379
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,547,379
   Program Service Revenue $6,425,477
Total Primary Revenue $7,972,856
   Other Revenue $12,582
TOTAL REVENUE $7,985,438
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,645,475
   Administrative Expenses $945,479
   Fundraising Expenses $144,560
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,735,514
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-750,076
   
Net Assets $8,229,078

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
Providing Residential Care $4,031,063 52.7%
Foster Family Care $3,140,421 41.1%
Widow's Center $473,991 6.2%

Ratings History
Smoky Mountain 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
2015-08 10/01/2016 91.77 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 96.14 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 93.78 four stars
2013-08 09/01/2014 92.29 four stars
2012-08 08/01/2013 86.69 three stars
2011-08 07/01/2012 89.94 three stars
2010-08 03/01/2012 94.92 four stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 80.87 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-08 06/01/2011 98.42 four stars
2009-08 09/01/2010 98.17 four stars
2008-08 10/01/2009 94.10 four stars
2007-08 09/01/2008 92.32 four stars
2006-08 06/01/2007 94.33 four stars
2005-08 06/01/2006 91.97 four stars
2004-08 05/01/2005 93.83 four stars
2003-08 08/01/2004 76.08 two stars
2002-08 04/01/2004 91.37 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 23-7110635
Name in IRS Master File CHURCH OF GOD
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 (561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
(29) Other religious activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 May, 2005
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 2012
  • August, 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 Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Donnie Smith Executive Director $112,288

Founded in 1920, Smoky Mountain Children's Home is a private, Christian multi-service agency that provides professional care and treatment for boys and girls referred for our services due to emotional, behavioral, and life situations. A continuum of quality programs (Residential Care, Foster Care, Adoption, Training and Support) is offered to meet the unique needs of children of different ages, capacities, races and creeds; and their families. We are dedicated to achieving excellence, and will use our knowledge and resources to advocate, enrich, and empower the lives of children and families living out our call to minister the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Smoky Mountain Children's Home (TN) 91.77 four stars
Hope Cottage (TX) 90.64 four stars
Pajama Program (NY) 93.18 four stars
Amara (WA) 90.36 four stars
My Stuff Bags Foundation (CA) 94.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Smoky Mountain Children's Home
449 McCarn Circle
Sevierville, TN 37862
tel: (800) 654-1622
fax: (865) 453-8812
EIN: 23-7110635

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 4391
Sevierville, TN 37864

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Board Leadership

Ron Martin
Chair

CEO

Donnie Smith
International Executive Administrator

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