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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Stronger Families

Oxygen for your relationship

three stars

88.25

12015 115th Avenue NE Suite 195
Kirkland, WA 98034
tel: (425) 679-5671   Web Site
EIN: 94-3080305

Board Leadership
Ken Farmer
Chairman

CEO
Noel Meador
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.25 three stars
  Financial 83.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 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

83.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 41.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Stronger Families on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Stronger Families on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Stronger Families (WA) 88.25 three stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast (FL) 87.14 three stars
ALIVE! (VA) 93.26 four stars
Jewish Family Services of Silicon Valley (CA) 94.02 four stars
The Parenting Center (TX) 93.72 four stars

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Stronger Families (formerly Families Northwest) is increasing reach and effectiveness through the art of marriage and family. A comprehensive three- year plan for advocacy, resources, and training drives our mission and accomplishes our purpose. Stronger Families facilitates life-changing opportunities for couples and families by: providing blueprints for healthy relationships; promoting the message of great marriages and families; equipping couples and families to be healthy and loving; and supporting them at each stage of the marital journey. Stronger Families serves as a leveraging organization that inspires people through its positive message and connects people to the next step they need on their road to a healthy, loving family.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,316,120
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $284,615
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,600,735
   Program Service Revenue $21,145
Total Primary Revenue $1,621,880
   Other Revenue $-50,467
TOTAL REVENUE $1,571,413
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $1,221,379
   Administrative Expenses $31,106
   Fundraising Expenses $261,706
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,514,191
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $57,222
   
Net Assets $340,702

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
Community Strategies $1,173,756 84.6%
Communications $213,491 15.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 05/01/2017 88.25 three stars
2014-12 12/21/2016 88.48 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.16 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 92.93 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.59 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 73.49 two stars
2012-12 03/01/2014 74.74 two stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 68.66 one star
2011-12 11/06/2012 53.03 zero star
2010-12 09/20/2011 52.89 zero star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 65.32 one star
2008-12 12/15/2009 79.70 two stars
2007-09 12/01/2008 84.20 three stars
2006-09 12/15/2007 75.76 two stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 73.34 two stars
2004-09 05/01/2005 60.16 one star

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

EIN 94-3080305
Name in IRS Master File STRONGER FAMILIES
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 (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, etc.
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 May, 1993
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$102,317 6.75% Noel Meador Executive Director

Stronger Families (formerly Families Northwest) is increasing reach and effectiveness through the art of marriage and family. A comprehensive three- year plan for advocacy, resources, and training drives our mission and accomplishes our purpose. Stronger Families facilitates life-changing opportunities for couples and families by: providing blueprints for healthy relationships; promoting the message of great marriages and families; equipping couples and families to be healthy and loving; and supporting them at each stage of the marital journey. Stronger Families serves as a leveraging organization that inspires people through its positive message and connects people to the next step they need on their road to a healthy, loving family.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Stronger Families (WA) 88.25 three stars
Jonathan's Place (TX) 92.54 four stars
Shepherd's Gate (CA) 94.22 four stars
Triangle Family Services (NC) 85.17 three stars
ALIVE! (VA) 93.26 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Stronger Families
12015 115th Avenue NE
Suite 195
Kirkland, WA 98034
tel: (425) 679-5671
EIN: 94-3080305

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 40584
Bellevue, WA 98015

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Board Leadership

Ken Farmer
Chairman

CEO

Noel Meador
Executive Director

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