EIN 20-0647744

Our Father's Children

IRS 501(c) type
Num. employees
Year formed
Most recent tax filings
NTEE code, primary
Our Father's Children is an organization with a mission to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ and develop camp curriculum for churches to help abused and neglected children. Their vision is to teach good life skills and character traits, providing a foundation for the children. They conduct two retreats every year - Onward & Upward for ages 12-15, which focuses on character building, and The Summit for ages 16-18, which aims to equip teenagers with life skills like job application and interviewing. They are located in Fort Worth, TX.
Total revenues
Total expenses
Total assets
Num. employees

Program areas at Our Father's Children

Royal family kids' camps/akiva camps are summer camps that are free for Children of abuse and neglect ages 6-11. These camps are designed to return the pieces of childhood back to the Children and create positive life-long memories. All activities are designed to build self-esteem and self- confidence with a 2:1 camper to counselor ratio.
The summit is a twice-a-year, weekend-long retreat for teenagers of abuse and neglect ages 16-18. These retreats are desgined to equip the teenagers with life skills that can help them become successful adults such as job application and interviewing skills, money management, goal setting, and understanding the need for support systems/groups. The mentoring aspect of 1:1 ratio is enhanced and encouraged.
Onward & upward is a twice-a-year, weekend-long retreat for Children of abuse and neglect ages 12-15. These retreats are designed to equip the teens with character traits that can help them handle peer pressures and their daily walk. The curriculum is focused on character traits of godly men and women with a 2:1 teen to counselor ratio. There is also a mentoring aspect which is encouraged with this age group.
Other program services

Who funds Our Father's Children

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Thomas M Helen Mckee and John P Ryan Foundation John P Ryan FoundationRoyal Family Kids Camp$30,000
Communities Foundation of TexasThis Grant Is Designated for General Support.$22,998
Niedermeyer Family FoundationGeneral Contribution$19,138
...and 9 more grants received

Personnel at Our Father's Children

Darren EdwardsOfficer Director$84,043
Blakeley HuskeyDevelopment Director
Thomas AttawayOperations Manager
Kenny BrandenburgCamp Akiva Facilities Manager
Wes MoseleyCamp Akiva

Financials for Our Father's Children

RevenuesFYE 12/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$806,928
Program services$18,430
Investment income and dividends$11
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$265,563
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$129,543
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$22,543
Miscellaneous revenues$2,415
Total revenues$1,245,433

Form 990s for Our Father's Children

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-122023-11-14990View PDF
2021-122022-10-24990View PDF
2020-122021-11-05990View PDF
2019-122021-04-01990View PDF
2018-122020-01-31990View PDF
...and 8 more Form 990s
Data update history
January 22, 2024
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
December 24, 2023
Received grants
Identified 2 new grant, including a grant for $6,500 from Doug and Jayne Orr Family Foundation
October 26, 2023
Received grants
Identified 7 new grant, including a grant for $51,078 from Communities Foundation of Texas
July 27, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
July 6, 2023
Updated personnel
Identified 8 new personnel
Nonprofit Types
ReligiousChristianFundraising eventsCommunity engagement / volunteeringGala fundraisersTax deductible donations
General information
6250 Ne LP 820
Fort Worth, TX 76180
Metro area
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
Tarrant County, TX
Website URL
(817) 915-0687
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
X20: Christian
NAICS code, primary
813110: Religious Organizations
Parent/child status
Free account sign-up

Want updates when Our Father's Children has new information, or want to find more organizations like Our Father's Children?

Create free Cause IQ account