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Teen Challenge of the Midlands

Helping people who hurt

one star

69.35

900 North League Road P.O. Box 185
Colfax, IA 50054
tel: (515) 674-3713   Web Site
EIN: 47-0601957

CEO
Rev. Warren Hunsberger
Regional Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 69.35 one star
  Financial 65.32 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Teen Challenge of the Midlands provides hope in Christ, help for hurting people, and freedom from addiction. Teen Challenge of the Midlands reaches out to those with life controlling addictions and cares for them in their residential centers. In addition, local churches are assisted, regardless of affiliation, in establishing and operating support ministries for hurting people and families in their congregations and communities. Teen Challenge of the Midlands also encourages the general society by delivering first-hand presentations of lives that have been changed. Teen Challenge of the Midlands is one of over 150 Teen Challenge centers nationwide and over 100 centers in 60 countries. The first center opened in New York in 1960.

Teen Challenge of the Midlands provides hope in Christ, help for hurting people, and freedom from addiction. Teen Challenge of the Midlands reaches out to those with life controlling addictions and cares for them in their residential centers. In addition, local churches are assisted, regardless of affiliation, in establishing and operating support ministries for hurting people and families in their congregations and communities. Teen Challenge of the Midlands also encourages the general society by delivering first-hand presentations of lives that have been changed. Teen Challenge of the Midlands is one of over 150 Teen Challenge centers nationwide and over 100 centers in 60 countries. The first center opened in New York in 1960.

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Financial

one star

65.32

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
59.9%
  Administrative Expenses 18.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 21.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.26
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth 17.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 68.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Challenge of the Midlands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Teen Challenge of the Midlands on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Challenge of the Midlands (IA) 69.35 one star
Teen Challenge NorWestCal Nevada (CA) 88.73 three stars
Teen Challenge New England & New Jersey (MA) 86.49 three stars
Guest House (MI) 87.17 three stars
The Foundry Ministries (AL) 87.63 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,233,577
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,233,577
   Program Service Revenue $229,379
Total Primary Revenue $2,462,956
   Other Revenue $266,228
TOTAL REVENUE $2,729,184
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,904,097
   Administrative Expenses $373,934
   Fundraising Expenses $448,383
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,726,414
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,770
   
Net Assets $1,068,417

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
2017-12 04/01/2019 69.35 one star
2016-12 04/01/2018 68.49 one star
2015-12 07/01/2017 56.82 one star
2014-12 06/01/2016 57.71 one star
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 58.72 one star
2013-12 08/01/2015 58.90 one star
2012-12 04/01/2014 63.87 one star
2011-12 06/01/2013 58.98 one star
2010-12 04/01/2012 54.34 zero star
2009-12 09/20/2011 69.61 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 69.37 one star
2008-12 03/01/2010 57.23 one star
2006-12 12/01/2007 83.12 three stars
2005-12 12/01/2006 77.65 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 68.40 one star
2003-12 07/01/2005 79.67 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 47-0601957
Name in IRS Master File TEEN CHALLENGE OF THE MIDLANDS 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 (6) Missionary activities
(29) Other religious 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 June, 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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,758 2.77% Warren Hunsberger President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Teen Challenge of the Midlands (IA) 69.35 one star
Teen Challenge of the Mid-South (TN) 89.08 three stars
Walter Hoving Home (NY) 93.67 four stars
Brooklyn Teen Challenge (NY) 88.48 three stars
The Foundry Ministries (AL) 87.63 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Teen Challenge of the Midlands
900 North League Road
P.O. Box 185
Colfax, IA 50054
tel: (515) 674-3713
fax: (515) 674-4463
EIN: 47-0601957

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CEO

Rev. Warren Hunsberger
Regional Director

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