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Child Rights And You America

Ensuring lasting change for children

two stars

79.19

P.O. Box 850948 Braintree, MA 02185
tel: (617) 959-1273   Web Site
EIN: 02-0659244

CEO
Shefali Sunderlal
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.19 two stars
  Financial 77.53 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 81.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Child Rights and You America (CRY America) takes responsibility for the situation of underprivileged children, especially Indian, and so motivate them to seek resolution through individual and collective action thereby enabling children to realize their full potential, and people to discover their potential for action and change. CRY America supports organizations and initiatives that (a) seek to mobilize communities at the grassroots level, so that they are able to solve their problems themselves (b) work with State institutions to effect policy reform and implementation (c) seek to support and enhance the capacity and quality of grass roots initiatives.

Child Rights and You America (CRY America) takes responsibility for the situation of underprivileged children, especially Indian, and so motivate them to seek resolution through individual and collective action thereby enabling children to realize their full potential, and people to discover their potential for action and change. CRY America supports organizations and initiatives that (a) seek to mobilize communities at the grassroots level, so that they are able to solve their problems themselves (b) work with State institutions to effect policy reform and implementation (c) seek to support and enhance the capacity and quality of grass roots initiatives.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Numbr of underprivileged children’s lives irreversibly transformed
142,276
Number of villages, slums & tribal communities covered through supported Projects
730
Number of Projects supported across India & the USA
32
Number of children mainstreamed into public schools
1,182
Number of public/ government schools have been activated/ retained
14
Number of children (6 to18 years) in schools
75,573
Number of children provided immunizations
3,291
Number of child births registered in public records
2,453
Number of Integrated Child Development Centers have been activated/ retained
10
Number of children removed from labor situations in operational areas
85
Number of villages/slums are 100% child labor free
292
Number of child marriages stopped in operational areas
52
Number of children's groups formed/ strengthened
710
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

77.53

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

81.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
62.2%
  Administrative Expenses 18.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.88
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Child Rights And You America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Child Rights And You America on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Child Rights And You America (MA) 79.19 two stars
V-Day (CA) 93.37 four stars
MADRE (NY) 97.03 four stars
The Fund for Global Human Rights (DC) 88.73 three stars
The Center for Justice and Accountability (CA) 91.85 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $575,293
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $897,916
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,473,209
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,473,209
   Other Revenue $29,425
TOTAL REVENUE $1,502,634
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $927,448
   Administrative Expenses $288,294
   Fundraising Expenses $230,276
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,446,018
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $56,616
   
Net Assets $1,225,527

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Grants to India $857,448 92.5%
Grants USA $70,000 7.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 79.19 two stars
2017-12 06/01/2019 76.98 two stars
2016-12 12/01/2018 71.82 two stars
2015-12 07/01/2017 71.57 two stars
2014-12 11/01/2016 76.78 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 74.80 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 07/01/2015 76.95 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 86.48 three stars
2011-12 10/01/2013 75.89 two stars
2011-12 09/01/2013 74.64 two stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 72.82 two stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 02-0659244
Name in IRS Master File CRY-CHILD RIGHTS AND YOU AMERICA INC
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date November, 2003
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$84,000 5.80% Shefali Sunderlal Chandel President & Program Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Child Rights And You America (MA) 79.19 two stars
Urgent Action Fund for Women's Human Rights (CA) 96.30 four stars
MADRE (NY) 97.03 four stars
PCI Media Impact (NY) 90.41 four stars
World Jewish Congress - American Section (ME) 95.98 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Child Rights And You America
P.O. Box 850948
Braintree, MA 02185
tel: (617) 959-1273
EIN: 02-0659244

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CEO

Shefali Sunderlal
President & CEO

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