Living Alternatives Pregnancy Resource Center

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Summary

At the Pregnancy Resource Center you will find free services offered in a caring and confidential setting by staff who specialize in pregnancy and sexual health issues.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Living Alternatives Pregnancy Resource Center
PO Box 1555
Champaign, IL 61824-1555

Website: pregnancyresourcecenter.org

Phone:

Email: admin@hopeforafuture.com


Organization details

EIN: 371182626

CEO/President: Sherry Sherwood

Chairman: Danny Stites

Board size: 9

Founder:

Ruling year: 1986

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2014


Purpose

Living Alternatives advertises as the Pregnancy Resource Center with free testing and confidential counseling. Most women come into the center because they are in crisis. We want to counsel them and support all types of women in crisis - abortion-minded and not abortion-minded. Our other services, which include parenting classes, providing maternity and baby clothing, abstinence education and post abortion counseling, are secondary services.

We absolutely do not coerce or badger any woman into making any type of decision about her baby. We present the truth and it is up to the woman to make any decision concerning the outcome of the pregnancy.


Mission statement

We are committed to providing excellent care, compassionate support, and honest information to those facing pregnancy decisions through authentic relationships that display grace, honor life, and foster community.


Statement of faith

We believe in God the Father Almighty, Maker of heaven and earth, And in Jesus Christ his only Son our Lord, Who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, Born of the Virgin Mary, Suffered under Pontius Pilate, Was crucified, dead, and buried. He descended into hell; The third day He rose again from the dead; He ascended into heaven, And sitteth on the right hand of God the Father Almighty; From thence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead. I believe in the Holy Ghost; The Holy Church, the Communion of Saints; The Forgiveness of sins; The Resurrection of the body, And the Life everlasting. Amen. (The Apostles Creed)

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Transparency grade

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating958 of 102272 of 76
Fund acquisition rating996 of 102473 of 76
Resource allocation rating1000 of 102474 of 76
Asset utilization rating494 of 102243 of 76

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
9%21%30%30%32%37%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
6%21%30%30%21%22%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
78%98%100%99%67%60%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%24%34%35%25%23%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
22%2%0%1%33%40%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
79%57%49%46%55%60%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
92%86%87%83%85%95%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
73%49%43%38%47%57%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
8%14%13%17%15%5%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
10%16%15%19%16%6%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
12%19%17%19%19%17%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
0.810.810.900.760.700.74
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
2.044.674.594.634.7211.99
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
1.733.804.163.513.298.85
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
11.120.000.000.000.000.00
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.080.000.000.000.000.00
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
5.933.162.893.423.641.36
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20202019201820172016
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
12%18%14%19%23%32%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
3%18%14%19%23%32%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
97%100%95%107%111%92%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20202019201820172016
Cash$668,282$540,271$507,121$426,140$161,287
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$0$0$0$0$0
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$668,282$540,271$507,121$426,140$161,287
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$2,450,000$1,942,258$1,839,061$1,583,153$1,770,579
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$2,333$2,741
Total long-term assets$2,450,000$1,942,258$1,839,061$1,585,486$1,773,320
Total assets$3,118,282$2,482,529$2,346,182$2,011,626$1,934,607
 
Liabilities20202019201820172016
Payables and accrued expenses$0$0$0$0$0
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Debt$575,428$341,948$441,947$459,763$625,917
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$1,362$0
Total long-term liabilities$575,428$341,948$441,947$461,125$625,917
Total liabilities$575,428$341,948$441,947$461,125$625,917
 
Net assets20202019201820172016
Without donor restrictions$2,542,854$2,133,291$1,889,756$1,383,797$1,249,290
With donor restrictions$0$7,290$14,479$166,704$59,400
Net assets$2,542,854$2,140,581$1,904,235$1,550,501$1,308,690
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20202019201820172016
Total contributions$2,878,305$2,559,411$2,117,692$1,101,107$897,124
Program service revenue$0$7,033$11,231$5,713$1,280
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$57,148$0$0$0($21,014)
Other revenue$7,354$3,063$6,111$538,121$627,284
Total other revenue$64,502$10,096$17,342$543,834$607,550
Total revenue$2,942,807$2,569,507$2,135,034$1,644,941$1,504,674
 
Expenses20202019201820172016
Program services$1,447,445$1,105,784$819,046$778,327$852,027
Management and general$481,130$375,208$331,686$273,201$241,257
Fundraising$611,959$765,279$630,568$351,602$333,571
Total expenses$2,540,534$2,246,271$1,781,300$1,403,130$1,426,855
 
Change in net assets20202019201820172016
Surplus (deficit)$402,273$323,236$353,734$241,811$77,819
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$402,273$323,236$353,734$241,811$77,819

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Sherry SherwoodChief Executive Officer$67,153
Nathan HimesChief Operating Officer$59,655
Carolyn RaschChief Financial Officer$56,977
Kristen LonbergerChief Operating Officer$39,034

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2020


Response from ministry

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 11/23/2021. To update the information below, please email: info@ministrywatch.com


History


Program accomplishments

In 2020, we provided 1358 pregnancy tests and 1315 ultrasounds at no cost to our patients. We had 7,624 unique client visits. 5,682 of those appointments were for continued support programs, such as our H.O.P.E. pregnancy and parenting education, adoption support, post-abortion recovery, sexual health education and bereavement support.


Needs

We believe everyone has a gift, talent, ability or resource that can be used in a tangible way to impact the lives of the women we serve. All of our services are offered free of charge and we do not receive government funding, so we depend 100% on private financial donations to speak hope into every situation. We invite you to get to know us and consider the many ways in which you can get involved. Thank you for considering how you could partner with us in the days to come. We are better together.