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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Teammates for Kids Foundation

Generating funds for the benefit of children's charities

96.44

P.O. Box 461315 Denver, CO 80246
tel: (303) 759-9777   Web Site
EIN: 84-1484370

CEO
Jason Grahame
President

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.44
  Financial 94.97
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2022 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Through a team built with integrity and in partnership with professional athletes, celebrities, organizations, and fans, the Teammates for Kids Foundation, co-founded in 1999 by Garth Brooks, exists to develop and implement innovative concepts that generate funds for the benefit of children's charities. The purpose of the Foundation is to contribute financial resources to selected non-profit organizations that effectively serve and benefit children with an emphasis on health, education and inner city services. The Foundation enlists the participation of professional baseball, hockey, and football players who contribute a predetermined sum based upon selected categories of on-field and on-ice performance.

Through a team built with integrity and in partnership with professional athletes, celebrities, organizations, and fans, the Teammates for Kids Foundation, co-founded in 1999 by Garth Brooks, exists to develop and implement innovative concepts that generate funds for the benefit of children's charities. The purpose of the Foundation is to contribute financial resources to selected non-profit organizations that effectively serve and benefit children with an emphasis on health, education and inner city services. The Foundation enlists the participation of professional baseball, hockey, and football players who contribute a predetermined sum based upon selected categories of on-field and on-ice performance.

Financial

94.97

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2022 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
83.4%
  Administrative Expenses 12.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 25.04
  Program Expenses Growth 5.4%
  Liabilities to Assets < 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teammates for Kids Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teammates for Kids Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teammates for Kids Foundation (CO) 96.44
New Yorkers For Children (NY) 97.38
The Crystal Charity Ball (TX) 87.76
KIDS Center (OR) 90.94
Our Kids (TN) 86.51

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,953,047
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,953,047
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,953,047
   Other Revenue $2,419,393
TOTAL REVENUE $4,372,440
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,914,346
   Administrative Expenses $384,774
   Fundraising Expenses $107,891
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,407,011
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $965,429
   
Net Assets $77,286,711

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
Children's Health $1,381,474 47.4%
Children's Inner-City Needs $1,182,351 40.6%
Children's Education $350,521 12.0%

Ratings History
Teammates for Kids Foundation has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2020-12 06/01/2022 96.44
2019-12 06/01/2021 96.04
2018-12 03/01/2020 93.81
2017-12 12/01/2019 97.07
2017-12 03/01/2019 94.24
2016-12 03/01/2018 90.27
2015-12 05/01/2017 91.37
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.18
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 90.04
2013-10 11/01/2014 85.85
2012-10 11/01/2013 75.11
2011-10 08/01/2013 70.61
2011-10 12/20/2012 61.61
2010-10 04/01/2012 65.05
2009-10 09/20/2011 69.79
 
CN 1.0
2009-10 02/01/2011 80.15
2008-10 06/01/2010 67.38
2007-10 02/01/2009 83.94
2005-12 10/01/2006 82.88
2004-12 10/01/2005 74.46

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 84-1484370
Name in IRS Master File TEAMMATES FOR KIDS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code T12
NTEE Classification Fund Raising and/or Fund Distribution
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 March, 1999
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,000 3.96% Jason Grahame President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teammates for Kids Foundation (CO) 96.44
Infant Crisis Services (OK) 91.55
Marine Toys for Tots Foundation (VA) 90.91
ZERO TO THREE (DC) 90.63
Florence Fuller Child Development Centers, Inc. (dba Fuller Center) (FL) 95.14

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Charity Contact Info

Teammates for Kids Foundation
P.O. Box 461315
Denver, CO 80246
tel: (303) 759-9777
EIN: 84-1484370

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CEO

Jason Grahame
President

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