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The Children's Health Fund
215 West 125th Street
Suite 301
New York, NY 10027
tel: (800) 535-7448
EIN: 13-3468427

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Board Leadership

Robert Essner


Irwin Redlener
President, Co-Founder

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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The Children's Health Fund

Health care and advocacy for America's most vulnerable children

(out of 100)
Overall 77.47 2 stars
  Financial 68.14 1 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 08/01/2015 using data for FY2013, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics (Data from FY2013 990)
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Primary Revenue Growth -8.5%
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.40
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Health Fund on the FY2013 990 they filed with the IRS

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2013)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,396,214
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,215,378
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $71,464
Total Contributions $10,683,056
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,683,056
   Other Revenue $329,678
TOTAL REVENUE $11,012,734
   Program Expenses $10,830,923
   Administrative Expenses $1,089,659
   Fundraising Expenses $1,376,972
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,284,820
Net Assets $7,338,791


Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2013)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$242,962 1.82% Irwin Redlener President
Other Salaries of Note
$115,000 0.86% Karen Redlener Executive Director


Founded in 1987, the Children's Health Fund (CHF) is committed to providing comprehensive health care to the nation's most medically underserved children and their families through the development and support of innovative primary care medical programs and the promotion of guaranteed access to appropriate health care for all children. CHF is dedicated to meeting the complex and challenging health needs of underserved children. Children's Health Fund realizes this mission through the energy and talent of our dedicated team of doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, nutritionists, and other clinical and support staff and our partnerships with esteemed academic medical centers.

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