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Guardian Angel Settlement Association

Because everyone needs a guardian angel

four stars

94.44

1127 N. Vandeventer Avenue St. Louis, MO 63113
tel: (314) 231-3188   Web Site
EIN: 43-0652636

Board Leadership
Steve Degnan
President

CEO
Jessica Brandon
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.44 four stars
  Financial 96.44 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1859, the mission of Guardian Angel Settlement Association (GASA) is to serve low-income individuals and families by helping them improve the quality of their lives and achieve economic independence. Based on its heritage, Guardian Angel Settlement Association continues striving to meet the needs of children living in poverty. This can be seen throughout the agency's accredited and licensed developmental child care program located in St. Louis City. Our child care services are provided to families on a sliding-scale fee basis. Other programs offered by GASA include: self-sufficiency programs, emergency services, food pantry, thrift store, and seasonal programs.

Founded in 1859, the mission of Guardian Angel Settlement Association (GASA) is to serve low-income individuals and families by helping them improve the quality of their lives and achieve economic independence. Based on its heritage, Guardian Angel Settlement Association continues striving to meet the needs of children living in poverty. This can be seen throughout the agency's accredited and licensed developmental child care program located in St. Louis City. Our child care services are provided to families on a sliding-scale fee basis. Other programs offered by GASA include: self-sufficiency programs, emergency services, food pantry, thrift store, and seasonal programs.

Financial

four stars

96.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.87
  Program Expenses Growth 6.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Guardian Angel Settlement Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Guardian Angel Settlement Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Guardian Angel Settlement Association (MO) 94.44 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $703,809
   Federated Campaigns $367,506
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $319,310
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $417,116
Total Contributions $1,807,741
   Program Service Revenue $1,087,251
Total Primary Revenue $2,894,992
   Other Revenue $97,055
TOTAL REVENUE $2,992,047
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,546,431
   Administrative Expenses $388,324
   Fundraising Expenses $91,147
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,025,902
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-33,855
   
Net Assets $5,433,459

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
Provide Daycare Services $1,782,758 70.0%
Basic Needs Assistance $763,673 30.0%

Ratings History
Guardian Angel Settlement Association has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 94.44 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 97.45 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.76 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.53 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 91.39 four stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 91.38 four stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 94.27 four stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 89.35 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 92.03 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.85 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 88.77 three stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 88.70 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 78.85 two stars
2006-12 12/01/2007 76.51 two stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 74.08 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 71.19 two stars
2003-12 06/01/2005 82.60 three 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 43-0652636
Name in IRS Master File GUARDIAN ANGEL SETTLEMENT ASSOCIATION
NTEE Code P33
NTEE Classification Child Day Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (1) Church, synagogue, etc
(150) Hospital
(120) Publishing 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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$103,152 3.40% Jessica Brandon President/CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Guardian Angel Settlement Association (MO) 94.44 four stars
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Room to Grow (NY) 88.27 three stars
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Stronger Families (WA) 88.72 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Guardian Angel Settlement Association
1127 N. Vandeventer Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63113
tel: (314) 231-3188
EIN: 43-0652636

Mail donations to:
1127 N. Vandeventer Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63113

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Board Leadership

Steve Degnan
President

CEO

Jessica Brandon
President & CEO

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