White's Residential and Family Services

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Summary

White's Residential & Family Services is a Christ-centered organization committed to enriching the lives of children and families through emotional healing, personal development and spiritual growth.

For more than 160 years, White's has helped families in crisis, in transition and in need of support through its accredited and comprehensive continuum of community-based services, foster care, adoption support and residential treatment programs. Our statewide network of facilities and seasoned providers allows us to support children, teens and families with a variety of services when they need it, wherever they may need it.


Contact information

Mailing address:
White's Residential and Family Services
5233 S. 50 E.
Wabash, IN 46992

Website: whiteskids.org

Phone: 260-563-1158

Email: https://whiteskids.org/contact/


Organization details

EIN: 350883520

CEO/President: Ron Evans

Chairman: Damon Seacott

Board size: 11

Founder: Josiah White

Year founded: 1935

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2019


Purpose

At White's we realize that no family is exempt from tough times; it's a hard time to be a parent and a hard time to be a teen. At its core, White's provides hope for children, teens and families by offering services which challenge them to live lives of character, stability and service to others.

White's is committed to helping redirect, rebuild and restore troubled children, teens and families. Our services are rooted in a faith-based, Christ-centered perspective that emphasizes compassion and caring. This approach is shaped by more than 160 years of experience, and honed through evidence-based practices. We work to enrich the lives of children, teens and families through emotional healing, personal development and spiritual growth by delivering the right services at the right time.

We are more than a faith-based organization; we are a faith-living organization.

More than anything else, White's is a family. These are our children. And we accept and love them unconditionally just as Christ loves us.

Our children experience a change for good. Their perception of themselves and others has changed. Their understanding of life has changed. They become caring people and move into life with confidence. Their experience at White's can never be taken from them. Our continuum of care offers the chance for hurting children - no matter their age, background or situation - to receive the care, treatment, structure and counseling they need to experience healing.


Mission statement

White's Residential and Family Services is a Christ centered organization committed to enriching the lives of children and families through emotional healing, personal development and spiritual growth.


Statement of faith

Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Adoption/Foster Care

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating584 of 91117 of 24
Fund acquisition rating655 of 91315 of 24
Resource allocation rating330 of 91313 of 24
Asset utilization rating589 of 91115 of 24

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
15%79%115%96%52%47%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
4%3%3%3%3%3%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
56%4%2%3%5%6%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
5%3%3%2%3%2%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
44%96%98%97%95%94%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
83%83%84%85%86%87%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
97%105%112%114%100%106%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
77%87%94%97%85%93%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
3%-5%-12%-14%0%-6%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
4%-3%-5%-6%0%-3%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
12%15%13%13%11%10%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
0.830.530.490.490.450.44
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
2.121.491.581.471.551.60
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
2.160.780.770.730.700.71
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
3.6617.7012.4815.7615.4213.41
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.270.060.080.060.060.07
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
3.8314.4614.4315.4316.0315.65
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
22%6%7%6%6%6%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
0%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
75%180%192%190%207%212%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20192018201720162015
Cash$1,188,037$272,769$753,714$1,700,482$895,287
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$1,809,768$3,038,088$3,211,523$4,398,873$4,255,222
Short-term investments$24,129,994$21,812,916$25,449,673$24,336,724$23,819,458
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$27,127,799$25,123,773$29,414,910$30,436,079$28,969,967
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$11,536,660$12,562,251$12,015,360$16,547,187$17,243,669
Other long-term assets$1,695,668$1,921,466$1,934,600$118,387$116,636
Total long-term assets$13,232,328$14,483,717$13,949,960$16,665,574$17,360,305
Total assets$40,360,127$39,607,490$43,364,870$47,101,653$46,330,272
 
Liabilities20192018201720162015
Payables and accrued expenses$1,532,756$2,013,679$1,866,795$1,973,179$2,160,324
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$1,532,756$2,013,679$1,866,795$1,973,179$2,160,324
Debt$0$0$0$0$0
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$704,079$643,270$750,796$946,221$658,986
Total long-term liabilities$704,079$643,270$750,796$946,221$658,986
Total liabilities$2,236,835$2,656,949$2,617,591$2,919,400$2,819,310
 
Net assets20192018201720162015
Without donor restrictions$30,481,779$30,264,635$33,467,096$37,357,298$37,093,127
With donor restrictions$7,641,513$6,685,906$7,280,183$6,824,955$6,417,835
Net assets$38,123,292$36,950,541$40,747,279$44,182,253$43,510,962
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20192018201720162015
Total contributions$723,449$427,563$507,792$1,132,027$1,076,275
Program service revenue$17,680,578$15,647,320$16,662,677$19,603,974$16,952,027
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$2,014,470$1,007,392$1,490,131$521,517$1,123,868
Other revenue($228,145)$114,944$143,285$127,018$224,313
Total other revenue$19,466,903$16,769,656$18,296,093$20,252,509$18,300,208
Total revenue$20,190,352$17,197,219$18,803,885$21,384,536$19,376,483
 
Expenses20192018201720162015
Program services$17,518,634$16,198,691$18,217,454$18,277,349$17,977,151
Management and general$3,146,129$2,534,805$2,716,124$2,443,626$2,066,178
Fundraising$568,914$491,220$485,405$583,032$510,313
Total expenses$21,233,677$19,224,716$21,418,983$21,304,007$20,553,642
 
Change in net assets20192018201720162015
Surplus (deficit)($1,043,325)($2,027,497)($2,615,098)$80,529($1,177,159)
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($1,043,325)($2,027,497)($2,615,098)$80,529($1,177,159)

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Ronald EvansChief Executive Officer$192,462
Byron BrunnChief Financial Officer$131,697

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2019


Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 5/3/2021. To update the information below, please email: info@ministrywatch.com


History

Josiah White drafted and funded a plan to help "the most deserted of children." His goal was to help children in need obtain a quality education, grow in their spiritual development, and gain valuable work experience.

More than 160 years later, White's is living out the mission and vision of Josiah White, serving children, teens and families who are experiencing challenging times.

White's has grown from its founding in 1850 to become one of Indiana's oldest and largest nonprofit social services agencies serving children, teens and families, with offices around the state, including a residential campus in Wabash, Indiana.


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