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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

Brooklyn Teen Challenge

The proven cure for the drug epidemic

four stars

96.24

416 Clinton Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11238
tel: (718) 789-1414   Web Site
EIN: 11-2510315

Board Leadership
Dr. Tim Adour
Chairman

CEO
Rev. Paul Burke
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.24 four stars
  Financial 96.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

After 60 years of ministry in greater New York City area, the mission of Teen Challenge Brooklyn remains the same. We are committed to helping people who have been deeply damaged by drugs and other life-controlling problems. Our mission is to evangelize people with life-controlling problems and initiate the discipleship process to the point they can function as a Christian in society, applying spiritually motivated principles to relationships in family, job, and community. We want to help youth, adults and families become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well and spiritually alive through the transforming power of
Jesus Christ.

After 60 years of ministry in greater New York City area, the mission of Teen Challenge Brooklyn remains the same. We are committed to helping people who have been deeply damaged by drugs and other life-controlling problems. Our mission is to evangelize people with life-controlling problems and initiate the discipleship process to the point they can function as a Christian in society, applying spiritually motivated principles to relationships in family, job, and community. We want to help youth, adults and families become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well and spiritually alive through the transforming power of
Jesus Christ.

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Financial

four stars

96.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 15.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.94
  Program Expenses Growth 18.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brooklyn Teen Challenge on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Brooklyn Teen Challenge on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Brooklyn Teen Challenge (NY) 96.24 four stars
Teen Challenge NorWestCal Nevada (CA) 87.51 three stars
Teen Challenge New England & New Jersey (MA) 92.04 four stars
Teen Challenge of Southern California (CA) 91.91 four stars
Hoving Home (NY) 92.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,450,117
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,450,117
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,450,117
   Other Revenue $70,289
TOTAL REVENUE $1,520,406
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,463,967
   Administrative Expenses $266,356
   Fundraising Expenses $27,004
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,757,327
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-236,921
   
Net Assets $2,961,533

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
Addiction Treatment $1,463,967 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/01/2020 96.24 four stars
2018-12 11/01/2020 86.33 three stars
2018-12 05/01/2020 81.44 three stars
2017-12 08/01/2019 88.48 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 85.83 three stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 78.31 two stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 76.18 two stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 75.10 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.61 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 75.63 two stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 74.30 two stars
2012-12 11/01/2013 78.90 two stars
2011-12 10/01/2012 71.23 two stars
2010-12 11/01/2011 65.34 one star
2009-12 09/20/2011 68.72 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 76.09 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 95.24 four stars
2007-12 12/17/2008 86.35 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 68.82 one star
2005-12 10/01/2006 74.21 two 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 11-2510315
Name in IRS Master File TEEN CHALLENGE
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 (328) Combat juvenile delinquency
(59) Other school related activities
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
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 February, 1965
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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Brooklyn Teen Challenge (NY) 96.24 four stars
Hoving Home (NY) 92.92 four stars
Adult & Teen Challenge MidSouth (TN) 91.74 four stars
Guest House (MI) 87.17 three stars
Beit T'Shuvah (CA) 91.91 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Brooklyn Teen Challenge
416 Clinton Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238
tel: (718) 789-1414
fax: (718) 789-1439
EIN: 11-2510315

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Board Leadership

Dr. Tim Adour
Chairman

CEO

Rev. Paul Burke
Chief Executive Officer

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