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Family Compass

Empowering families to build a better tomorrow for their children.

three stars

81.19

4210 Junius Street Dallas, TX 75246
tel: (214) 370-9810   Web Site
EIN: 75-2400158

Board Leadership
Candace Winslow
President

CEO
Ona Foster
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.19 three stars
  Financial 73.71 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Family Compass is a non-profit agency that believes that every child has the fundamental right to a healthy family and environment, the opportunity to succeed in school and the capacity to experience life without violence. The mission of Family Compass is to build healthy families and a strong North Texas community by preventing child abuse and neglect. This is accomplished through our two home mentoring programs and our community education program for families that have elevated risk for child abuse and reside in the poorest communities throughout Dallas and Collin County.

Family Compass is a non-profit agency that believes that every child has the fundamental right to a healthy family and environment, the opportunity to succeed in school and the capacity to experience life without violence. The mission of Family Compass is to build healthy families and a strong North Texas community by preventing child abuse and neglect. This is accomplished through our two home mentoring programs and our community education program for families that have elevated risk for child abuse and reside in the poorest communities throughout Dallas and Collin County.

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Financial

two stars

73.71

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
78.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.23
  Program Expenses Growth 0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Compass on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Compass on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Compass (TX) 81.19 three stars
Inspire Brands Foundation (GA) 98.21 four stars
Amigos For Kids (FL) 92.38 four stars
Southside Early Childhood Center (MO) 89.39 three stars
KIDS Center (OR) 89.59 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,084,163
   Federated Campaigns $190,605
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $149,145
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $314,917
Total Contributions $1,738,830
   Program Service Revenue $15,905
Total Primary Revenue $1,754,735
   Other Revenue $4,647
TOTAL REVENUE $1,759,382
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,285,775
   Administrative Expenses $153,404
   Fundraising Expenses $190,139
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,629,318
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $130,064
   
Net Assets $380,455

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 81.19 three stars
2018-12 09/03/2019 78.59 two stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 79.40 two stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 84.98 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 84.53 three stars
2014-12 09/01/2016 87.97 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 75-2400158
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY COMPASS
NTEE Code I72
NTEE Classification Child Abuse, Prevention of
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (327) Prevention of cruelty to children
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 December, 1991
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,257 7.44% Ona Foster Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Compass (TX) 81.19 three stars
Center for Child Protection (TX) 91.01 four stars
The Empty Stocking Fund (GA) 85.53 three stars
Christel House International (IN) 93.32 four stars
Friends of the Children NY (NY) 86.21 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Family Compass
4210 Junius Street
Dallas, TX 75246
tel: (214) 370-9810
fax: (214) 824-6901
EIN: 75-2400158

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Board Leadership

Candace Winslow
President

CEO

Ona Foster
Chief Executive Officer

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