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New York Cares

The way to volunteer

85.49

65 Broadway 19th Floor
New York, NY 10006
tel: (212) 228-5000   Web Site
EIN: 13-3444193

Board Leadership
Paul J. Taubman
President

CEO
Gary Bagley
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.49
  Financial 79.48
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

79.48

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.46
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York Cares on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by New York Cares on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York Cares (NY) 85.49
Feeding America (IL) 92.61
K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers (NY) 92.92
All Hands Volunteers (MA) 96.66
Help the Children (CA) 87.62

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New York Cares was founded in 1987 by a group of friends who wanted to take action against the serious social issues facing New York City. Like many other caring New York City residents, they searched in vain for an organization that offered hands-on volunteer opportunities that had a marked impact on the community and fit around their busy schedules. In response, they created New York Cares to address the problems from the ground up. Our mission: to meet pressing community needs by mobilizing caring New Yorkers in volunteer service. Today, New York Cares is the city's leading volunteer management organization. Our programs address urban poverty, with two overarching goals: (1) to meet immediate needs, such as providing meals to the hungry, and (2) to provide longer-term education services and other support to help individuals break the cycle of poverty. This year, New York Cares will engage 59,000 volunteers on projects that will help 400,000 at-risk New Yorkers.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,991,123
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,308,841
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $259,363
Total Contributions $9,559,327
   Program Service Revenue $62,774
Total Primary Revenue $9,622,101
   Other Revenue $394,678
TOTAL REVENUE $10,016,779
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,772,823
   Administrative Expenses $732,545
   Fundraising Expenses $1,233,793
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,739,161
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-722,382
   
Net Assets $5,425,907

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
Volunteer Mobilization and Distribution $8,772,823 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 10/01/2016 85.49
2014-06 06/01/2016 98.06
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 93.02
2013-06 11/01/2014 97.19
2012-06 09/01/2013 97.17
2011-06 11/06/2012 97.00
2010-06 04/01/2012 97.07
2010-06 12/23/2011 96.38
2009-06 10/01/2011 93.51
2009-06 09/20/2011 93.17
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 08/01/2010 90.83
2008-06 08/01/2009 93.20
2007-06 08/01/2008 87.67
2006-06 05/01/2007 83.28
2005-06 07/01/2006 84.09
2004-06 01/01/2006 80.39

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

EIN 13-3444193
Name in IRS Master File NEW YORK CARES INC
NTEE Code T40
NTEE Classification Voluntarism Promotion
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (408) Community service organization
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 December, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$207,285 1.93% Gary Bagley Executive Director

New York Cares was founded in 1987 by a group of friends who wanted to take action against the serious social issues facing New York City. Like many other caring New York City residents, they searched in vain for an organization that offered hands-on volunteer opportunities that had a marked impact on the community and fit around their busy schedules. In response, they created New York Cares to address the problems from the ground up. Our mission: to meet pressing community needs by mobilizing caring New Yorkers in volunteer service. Today, New York Cares is the city's leading volunteer management organization. Our programs address urban poverty, with two overarching goals: (1) to meet immediate needs, such as providing meals to the hungry, and (2) to provide longer-term education services and other support to help individuals break the cycle of poverty. This year, New York Cares will engage 59,000 volunteers on projects that will help 400,000 at-risk New Yorkers.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
New York Cares (NY) 85.49
Lions Clubs International Foundation (IL) 94.02
City Year (MA) 93.17
Help the Children (CA) 87.62
Convoy of Hope (MO) 94.69

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Charity Contact Info

New York Cares
65 Broadway
19th Floor
New York, NY 10006
tel: (212) 228-5000
fax: (212) 228-6414
EIN: 13-3444193

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Board Leadership

Paul J. Taubman
President

CEO

Gary Bagley
Executive Director

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