FRESH START RECOVERY CENTRE

FRESH START RECOVERY CENTRE

Providing long term housing, treatment and support to men with addiction. Fresh start provides safe, secure, supervised residence, daily group programs, along with individual counseling by qualified counselling staff. Our program is 3-6months in length and men are welcome to stay with us until they feel able to maintain a clean and sober lifestyle.


Charity Type

Location: CALGARY, AB Registration #/EIN # 136720737RR0001
Phone: (403) 387-6266 Type Welfare
Email: INFO@FRESHSTARTRECOVERY.CA Category Welfare org., n.e.c.
Website: FRESHSTARTRECOVERY.CA Operating Budget:
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fresh-Start-Recovery-Centre/82373174508 Twitter
Executive Director: Craig Borgland

What is Organization's Mandate

MISSION: "Fresh Start is recovering lives by housing, treating and supporting people with addictions" / VISION: "Every individual - recovery for life"

Mission Statement:

Our goal is to provide a safe and healing environment where individuals and families regardless of age, race, religion or economic background experiencing addiction can gain support and guidance and become equipped with the tools to sustain and maintain a

Programs/Services Provided:


Charity information Other Information
Board Members:View Charity Board Information Need Emergency Fundings :No
Emergency Funding Information: Donor Bill of Rights Adopted:Yes
Major Donors: Code of Ethical Fundraising Adopted:Yes
Number Of Staff Involved: Strategic Plan Guiding Growth:Yes
Size of the Organization: Medium Updated Board Governance Manual & terms:
Number of Volunteers:
Number of People Impacted:300

Financial Data

Revenues: $547,422.00 Revenues: $2,579,059.00 Revenues: $927,231.00 Revenues: $845,324.00 Revenues: $1,299,211.00 Revenues: $1,131,935.00 Revenues: $1,699,142.00 Revenues: $1,697,739.00 Revenues: $2,151,774.00 Revenues: $2,706,851.00 Revenues: $547,422.00 Revenues: $2,579,059.00 Revenues: $927,231.00 Revenues: $845,324.00 Revenues: $1,299,211.00 Revenues: $1,131,935.00 Revenues: $1,699,142.00 Revenues: $1,697,739.00 Revenues: $2,151,774.00 Costs:$549,616.00 Costs:$742,327.00 Costs:$874,643.00 Costs:$828,648.00 Costs:$903,690.00 Costs:$1,116,944.00 Costs:$1,684,727.00 Costs:$2,075,984.00 Costs:$2,158,597.00 Costs:$2,318,618.00 Costs:$549,616.00 Costs:$742,327.00 Costs:$874,643.00 Costs:$828,648.00 Costs:$903,690.00 Costs:$1,116,944.00 Costs:$1,684,727.00 Costs:$2,075,984.00 Costs:$2,158,597.00 Costs:$2,318,618.00
Fiscal Year End: 12/31/2015
Organizational Budget Breakdown Financial Statement:
Revenue:
Gifts with Receipts: $368,788.00
Gifts without Receipts: $0.00
Government Contributions: $39,179.00
Other Revenue : $2,298,884.00
Total Revenue : $2,706,851.00
Expenses
Charitable Programs & Services : $2,156,467.00
Fundraising : $218,356.00
Management & Administrative : $52,973.00
Total Expenses : $2,318,618.00
Profit/Loss: $388,233.00
Assets
Cash : $813,356.00
Long Term Investments: $0.00
Other Assets: $11,887,271.00
Total Assets: $12,700,627.00
Liabilities
Accounts Payable: $1,341,670.00
Deferred Revenue: $505,000.00
Other Liabilities: $0.00
Total Liabilities: $1,846,670.00
Fiscal Year EndOperating Costs
12/31/2015$2,318,618.00
12/31/2014$2,158,597.00
12/31/2013$2,075,984.00
12/31/2012$1,684,727.00
12/31/2011$1,116,944.00
12/31/2010$903,690.00
12/31/2009$828,648.00
12/31/2008$874,643.00
12/31/2007$742,327.00
12/31/2006$549,616.00

Overhead Expenses:

Office Operations/
Rent/
Salaries (Program Delivery Staff)/
Utilities/
Other: Success Markets Inc conducted Social Return on Investment Studies and measured Fresh Start's SROI to be 23:1

Charity Projects

No projects have been registered yet.

Key Issues

  • Ambition
  • Leadership
  • People and Resources
  • Results
  • Other: Removing the stigma and anguish of addiction through recovery

    Volunteer Opportunities


    No open vacancies for now

    Documents

    Financial Documents Provided by Charity

    filenamedescriptionUpload Date 
    FSRC 2013 Audited Financil Statements.pdf 12/02/2014 Download

    Documents Provided by Charity

    File NameDescriptionUpload Date 
    CACHH Flood Report 2014 v9_formatted.pdf 12/02/2014 Download
    CCVO_NonProfitFloodImpactMARCH2014.pdf 12/02/2014 Download
    CCVO_Flood_Case_Studies_May20141.pdf 12/02/2014 Download

    Supplemental Documents Provided by Charity

    File NameDescriptionUpload Date 
    FreshStart_2012AnnRep.pdf 12/02/2014 Download
    Fresh Start Recovery 2013 Annual Report Condensed.pdf 12/02/2014 Download

    Some miscellaneous charity information shown of Charity home page:

    35% success rate comapred to 5% industry average Due to nature of the job FS has high staff turn-over http://www.charityintelligence.ca/pdfs/2009/charities/Fresh-Start-Recovery-Centre.pdf / Recieved the Fraser Institute Donner Awared in 2009, 2008, 2007

    Inkind Donations

    Value of in-kind donations for this fiscal year: $45,720.00
    Did you use this donation to match another?
    If so, for which project service?
    No
    Additional comments: Many of these donations came in the form of food through sources such as The Calgary Interfaith Foodbank's FoodLink to provide a healthy physical foundation of recovery.
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