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Teen Challenge of the Mid-South

An addiction recovery solution devoted to transformation for the whole person--body, mind, and spirit.

four stars

90.37

1108 West 33rd Street Chattanooga, TN 37410
tel: (423) 756-5558   Web Site
EIN: 62-1022117

Board Leadership
Josh Ditmer
Chairman

CEO
David McNabb
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.37 four stars
  Financial 88.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Teen Challenge MidSouth/Adult & Teen Challenge MidSouth is a 12-month residential addiction recovery center located in Chattanooga, TN with separate programs and residences for adult men and women ages 18+. For 41 years, our recovery program has operated on a holistic model of drug and alcohol recovery which means that we go beyond the focus of a one-issue based recovery method. The A&TC evidence-based curriculum is fully concerned with the whole person-the body, mind, and spirit of those who come to us for help in addiction recovery. Our program curriculum guides residents through basic life, work, and social skills and is designed to transform hearts and lives from the inside out. We endeavor to help individuals become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, spiritually alive, socially adjusted, physically well, and spiritually alive and then productive and active members of their communities. Government and university studies show a documented success rate of 86% for those graduating.

Teen Challenge MidSouth/Adult & Teen Challenge MidSouth is a 12-month residential addiction recovery center located in Chattanooga, TN with separate programs and residences for adult men and women ages 18+. For 41 years, our recovery program has operated on a holistic model of drug and alcohol recovery which means that we go beyond the focus of a one-issue based recovery method. The A&TC evidence-based curriculum is fully concerned with the whole person-the body, mind, and spirit of those who come to us for help in addiction recovery. Our program curriculum guides residents through basic life, work, and social skills and is designed to transform hearts and lives from the inside out. We endeavor to help individuals become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, spiritually alive, socially adjusted, physically well, and spiritually alive and then productive and active members of their communities. Government and university studies show a documented success rate of 86% for those graduating.

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Financial

three stars

88.32

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.47
  Program Expenses Growth 0.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Challenge of the Mid-South on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Challenge of the Mid-South on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Challenge of the Mid-South (TN) 90.37 four stars
Walter Hoving Home (NY) 93.67 four stars
Pennsylvania Adult & Teen Challenge (PA) 91.03 four stars
Teen Challenge New England & New Jersey (MA) 92.04 four stars
Home of Grace (MS) 93.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $771,647
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $126,260
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $897,907
   Program Service Revenue $166,504
Total Primary Revenue $1,064,411
   Other Revenue $75,605
TOTAL REVENUE $1,140,016
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,123,676
   Administrative Expenses $97,962
   Fundraising Expenses $137,237
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,358,875
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-218,859
   
Net Assets $3,494,172

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 11/01/2019 90.37 four stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 89.08 three stars
2016-12 09/01/2017 86.08 three stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 85.88 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.66 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 90.28 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 89.12 three stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 88.07 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 80.64 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 76.48 two stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 82.24 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.95 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 84.25 three stars
2008-12 02/01/2010 92.39 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 90.56 four stars
2006-12 10/01/2007 98.13 four stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 96.10 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 93.56 four stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 90.71 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 62-1022117
Name in IRS Master File TEEN CHALLENGE OF THE MID-SOUTH INC
NTEE Code F22
NTEE Classification Alcohol, Drug Abuse, Treatment Only
NTEE Type Mental Health, Crisis Intervention
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (573) Rehabilitating alcoholics, drug abusers, compulsive gamblers, etc.
(569) Referral service (social agencies)
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 July, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$45,109 3.31% David McNabb Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Challenge of the Mid-South (TN) 90.37 four stars
Teen Challenge New England & New Jersey (MA) 92.04 four stars
Guest House (MI) 87.17 three stars
Walter Hoving Home (NY) 93.67 four stars
Teen Challenge NorWestCal Nevada (CA) 88.73 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Teen Challenge of the Mid-South
1108 West 33rd Street
Chattanooga, TN 37410
tel: (423) 756-5558
EIN: 62-1022117

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Board Leadership

Josh Ditmer
Chairman

CEO

David McNabb
Executive Director

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