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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Smoky Mountain Children's Home

A place of hope & healing

87.62

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

Board Leadership
Ron Martin
Chair

CEO
Walt Mauldin
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.62
  Financial 82.50
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Financial

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.45
  Program Expenses Growth -1.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.0%
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) 87.62
Lifesong for Orphans (IL) 99.48
Pajama Program (NY) 86.84
SOS Children's Villages - Florida (FL) 85.69
Treehouse, Washington (WA) 92.08

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,806,438
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,806,438
   Program Service Revenue $6,194,127
Total Primary Revenue $8,000,565
   Other Revenue $14,592
TOTAL REVENUE $8,015,157
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,114,205
   Administrative Expenses $837,918
   Fundraising Expenses $162,334
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,114,457
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-99,300
   
Net Assets $3,774,813

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 $4,228,420 59.4%
Foster Family Care $2,885,785 40.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 02/01/2021 87.62
2019-08 11/01/2020 87.30
2018-08 07/01/2019 87.30
2017-08 08/01/2018 87.30
2016-08 12/01/2017 89.16
2015-08 10/01/2016 91.77
2014-08 06/01/2016 96.14
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 93.78
2013-08 09/01/2014 92.29
2012-08 08/01/2013 86.69
2011-08 07/01/2012 89.94
2010-08 03/01/2012 94.92
2010-08 09/20/2011 80.87
 
CN 1.0
2010-08 06/01/2011 98.42
2009-08 09/01/2010 98.17
2008-08 10/01/2009 94.10
2007-08 09/01/2008 92.32
2006-08 06/01/2007 94.33
2005-08 06/01/2006 91.97
2004-08 05/01/2005 93.83

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, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$48,597 0.59% Walt Mauldin Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$100,501 1.23% Rev. Mitchell E. Corder Executive Ad.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Smoky Mountain Children's Home (TN) 87.62
Amara (WA) 90.80
SOS Children's Villages - Florida (FL) 85.69
Real Life Children's Ranch (FL) 86.35
Christian Alliance for Orphans (VA) 96.46

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Charity Contact Info

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

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Board Leadership

Ron Martin
Chair

CEO

Walt Mauldin
Executive Director

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