Arrow Child & Family Ministries

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Summary

Arrow helps rebuild the lives and hearts of children rescued from abuse and neglect by providing therapeutic foster care, adoptions, specialized education, and child sex trafficking recovery programs. We currently serve kids and families in Texas and Maryland with state specific services. Arrow Child & Family Ministries is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization and is funded in part by The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services and The Maryland Department of Human Services.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Arrow Child & Family Ministries
2929 FM 2920 Rd
Spring, TX 77388

Website: arrow.org

Phone: 281-210-1500

Email: info@arrow.org


Organization details

EIN: 010628536

CEO/President: Scott Lundy

Chairman:

Board size: 8

Founder: Mark Tennant

Year founded: 2003

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2011


Purpose

Arrow will become the preferred Christian provider of child welfare and educational services connecting church and government to serve vulnerable children and families.

Founded as a Christian Ministry, Arrow has a rich heritage of services and is dedicated to ensuring the safety, permanency, and wellbeing of children, youth and families. Our child welfare experience covers a full continuum of care.


Mission statement

Helping Kids & Strengthening Families


Statement of faith

Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Adoption/Foster Care

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating799 of 81718 of 19
Fund acquisition rating743 of 81717 of 19
Resource allocation rating813 of 81719 of 19
Asset utilization rating635 of 81715 of 19

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
13%29%141%111%21%308%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
5%10%10%5%8%2%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
52%35%7%5%36%1%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
5%10%9%5%7%2%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
48%65%93%95%64%99%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
81%29%33%20%85%73%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
98%107%111%101%113%136%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
77%31%37%20%97%99%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
2%-7%-11%-1%-13%-36%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
7%8%14%1%22%50%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
11%61%58%75%8%26%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
1.200.930.870.760.920.70
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
2.405.506.285.79123.54108.77
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
3.085.105.464.42113.5475.61
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
3.250.490.541.060.130.07
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.312.031.850.947.5614.55
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
2.75-2.43-1.880.16-0.69-2.15
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
22%172%162%159%149%137%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%124%114%55%54%55%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
47%-78%-72%-77%-53%-53%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20192018201720162015
Cash$650,901$688,663$305,727$17,447$46,377
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$308,359$181,275$204,430$30,436$9,844
Short-term investments$0$0$505,145$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$959,260$869,938$1,015,302$47,883$56,221
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$4,145,703$4,406,353$4,355,834$4,296,903$4,465,558
Other long-term assets$170,690$183,542$508,543$1,570,857$1,593,300
Total long-term assets$4,316,393$4,589,895$4,864,377$5,867,760$6,058,858
Total assets$5,275,653$5,459,833$5,879,679$5,915,643$6,115,079
 
Liabilities20192018201720162015
Payables and accrued expenses$1,820,262$1,613,126$900,407$361,789$818,086
Other current liabilities$129,375$0$55,182$0$0
Total current liabilities$1,949,637$1,613,126$955,589$361,789$818,086
Debt$6,551,718$6,232,919$3,219,791$3,218,502$3,375,789
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$574,737$1,010,983$5,158,743$5,205,693$4,162,973
Total long-term liabilities$7,126,455$7,243,902$8,378,534$8,424,195$7,538,762
Total liabilities$9,076,092$8,857,028$9,334,123$8,785,984$8,356,848
 
Net assets20192018201720162015
Unrestricted($4,023,699)($3,785,791)($3,722,939)($2,959,102)($2,241,769)
Temporarily restricted$223,260$388,596$268,495$88,761$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets($3,800,439)($3,397,195)($3,454,444)($2,870,341)($2,241,769)
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20192018201720162015
Total contributions$1,621,813$294,410$204,803$1,709,046$21,472
Program service revenue$3,166,974$3,976,999$4,190,122$2,805,047$2,827,336
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$3,341$74,887$15$90,964$831
Other revenue($211,324)($83,290)$49,763$203,119$272,911
Total other revenue$2,958,991$3,968,596$4,239,900$3,099,130$3,101,078
Total revenue$4,580,804$4,263,006$4,444,703$4,808,176$3,122,550
 
Expenses20192018201720162015
Program services$1,424,972$1,556,728$887,602$4,640,744$3,100,067
Management and general$2,995,219$2,778,313$3,371,834$434,497$1,084,586
Fundraising$471,723$414,267$227,732$361,507$66,049
Total expenses$4,891,914$4,749,308$4,487,168$5,436,748$4,250,702
 
Change in net assets20192018201720162015
Surplus (deficit)($311,110)($486,302)($42,465)($628,572)($1,128,152)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($311,110)($486,302)($42,465)($628,572)($1,128,152)

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Scott LundyCEO$326,785
Jason PruettCOO$161,415
Paula WegerCFO$157,429
Debi TenglerCRO$130,741
Anjanette SauersDir of Finance$125,059

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2019


Response from ministry

No response has been provided by this ministry.


The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 4/2/2021. To update the information below, please email: info@ministrywatch.com


History

Arrow was founded in 1992 by a former foster child who grew up in a loving, Christian foster home. Today, we strive to give every foster child that same opportunity, to experience the unconditional love and commitment of a family, and the support and encouragement of an engaged community. Because of the principles our ministry was founded on, we hold ourselves, and our foster families to a higher standard of excellence.


Program accomplishments

It is only through your generous support that we are able to continue impacting the lives of over 4,000 children, teens and families each year.


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