Wellspring Living

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Founded in 2001, Wellspring Living is a non-profit organization in Atlanta, Georgia that provides domestic sex trafficking victims and those at risk with specialized recovery services through residential and community-based programs. The programs provide transformative care through therapeutic services, education, life skills, and personal and professional development. The focus for each participant is on developing their courage to move forward and their confidence to succeed. Through operating best practices and with highly qualified staff, Wellspring Living programs are statistically proven in providing restorative services that yield positive, life-changing results.

Residential Programs: Our residential programs provide women and youth with trauma-informed care in a safe environment where participants receive the education, training, therapy, and tools they need for life-long stability and success.

Community Programs: Our community programs provide women and youth with critical support services they need to positively change the trajectory of their lives and the lives of their families. Services include academic and professional training, life skills classes, mental health services and other dynamic programming.

Graduate Services: Opportunities are available for graduates of Wellspring Living programs to continue being mentored and receive transitional housing assistance. Graduate services also include access to therapy, career assistance, transportation support and life skills classes.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Wellspring Living
1040 Boulevard SE
Suite M
Atlanta, GA 30312

Website: wellspringliving.org

Phone: 404-948-4673

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 582614182

CEO/President: Mary Frances Bowley

Chairman: Evia Golde

Board size: 19

Founder: Mary Frances Bowley

Ruling year: 2001

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2003


Wellspring Living's vision is to live in a world where every victim of sexual exploitation has access to transformative care. Wellspring Living is a leader in the nation for residential care and through the Wellspring Living Institute is able to educate, train and mentor organizations around the world.

Mission statement

Transforming lives of those at risk or victimized by sexual exploitation.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Rescue Missions/Homeless Shelters

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating439 of 111343 of 141
Fund acquisition rating170 of 11149 of 141
Resource allocation rating930 of 1114114 of 141
Asset utilization rating377 of 111342 of 141

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$4,513,029$1,319,875$1,351,764$480,181$264,921
Short-term investments$171,828$96,096$42,024$23,985$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$8,815,402$4,128,349$2,294,667$550,453$491,344
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$1,217,465$1,289,201$1,235,770$1,245,220$1,265,545
Other long-term assets$304,524$16,000$35,555$18,606$12,376
Total long-term assets$1,521,989$1,305,201$1,271,325$1,263,826$1,277,921
Total assets$10,337,391$5,433,550$3,565,992$1,814,279$1,769,265
Payables and accrued expenses$283,577$286,870$170,797$192,205$170,467
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$118,000$163,000
Total current liabilities$283,577$286,870$170,797$310,205$333,467
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$308,865$0$0$165$2,512
Total long-term liabilities$308,865$0$0$165$2,512
Total liabilities$592,442$286,870$170,797$310,370$335,979
Net assets20222021202020192018
Without donor restrictions$5,045,475$4,146,680$3,395,195$1,503,909$1,433,286
With donor restrictions$4,699,474$1,000,000$0$0$0
Net assets$9,744,949$5,146,680$3,395,195$1,503,909$1,433,286
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$11,039,562$8,725,890$7,818,291$2,519,358$3,332,085
Program service revenue$1,461,487$1,150,829$1,163,674$399,746$1,479,097
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$5,972$22,488($70,667)($38)($10,390)
Other revenue$724,827$546,409$195,845$225,838($349,633)
Total other revenue$2,192,286$1,719,726$1,288,852$625,546$1,119,074
Total revenue$13,231,848$10,445,616$9,107,143$3,144,904$4,451,159
Program services$5,849,627$5,981,217$6,503,026$2,192,182$3,310,798
Management and general$2,381,750$2,662,221$1,059,004$319,091$248,848
Total expenses$8,530,075$8,643,438$7,760,243$2,818,899$3,754,443
Change in net assets20222021202020192018
Surplus (deficit)$4,701,773$1,802,178$1,346,900$326,005$696,716
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$4,701,773$1,802,178$1,346,900$326,005$696,716


Amber StewartCHIEF CULTURE & STRATEGY OFcr$108,633
Mary Frances BowleyExecutive Director$100,413
Christian MurphyDEPUTY DIRECTOR$63,633

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2022

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