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The Children's Aid Society
711 Third Avenue
Suite 700
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 949-4936
fax: (212) 477-3705
EIN: 13-5562191

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Board Leadership

Iris Abrons


Phoebe Boyer
President & CEO

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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

The Children's Aid Society

Ensuring the physical and emotional well being of children and families

(out of 100)
Overall 90.15 4 stars
  Financial 86.07 3 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 12/01/2015 using data for FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics (Data from FY2014 990)
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Primary Revenue Growth 2.4%
  Program Expenses Growth 2.0%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.31
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Aid Society on the FY2014 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 06/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $18,528,156
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $919,789
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $12,639,482
Total Contributions $32,087,427
   Program Service Revenue $70,059,085
Total Primary Revenue $102,146,512
   Other Revenue $17,623,486
TOTAL REVENUE $119,769,998
   Program Expenses $107,958,674
   Administrative Expenses $13,674,030
   Fundraising Expenses $2,788,334
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,651,040
Net Assets $293,982,937


Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 06/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$425,428 0.34% Richard R. Buery Jr. Former President, CEO


Founded in 1853, The Children's Aid Society (CAS) works to ensure the physical and emotional well-being of children and families, and to provide each child with the support and opportunities needed to become a happy, healthy and productive adult. CAS fills the gaps between what children deserve and what life has dealt them. We have been serving children for more than 150 years, a longevity that is a testament to our ability to adapt to the always changing needs of today's youth. Today CAS serves more than 150,000 children and their families at more than 45 sites throughout New York City.

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