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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Children's Rights

Advocating on behalf of abused and neglected children in the United States

75.15

88 Pine Street Suite 800
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 683-2210   Web Site
EIN: 13-3801864

Board Leadership
Megan Shattuck
Chair

CEO
Sandy Santana
President & Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 75.15
  Financial 65.09
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

About Children's Rights
Every day, children are harmed by America's broken child welfare, juvenile justice, education, and healthcare systems. Through relentless strategic advocacy and legal action, we hold governments accountable for keeping kids safe and healthy.

About Children's Rights
Every day, children are harmed by America's broken child welfare, juvenile justice, education, and healthcare systems. Through relentless strategic advocacy and legal action, we hold governments accountable for keeping kids safe and healthy.

Financial

65.09

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
73.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.38
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 78.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Rights on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Rights on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Rights (NY) 75.15
Citizens' Committee for Children of New York (NY) 87.09
CASA of Travis County (TX) 89.63
Fair Chance (MD) 88.45
Child Advocates San Antonio (TX) 91.23

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,266,242
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,525,451
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,791,693
   Program Service Revenue $1,321,562
Total Primary Revenue $4,113,255
   Other Revenue $35,834
TOTAL REVENUE $4,149,089
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,281,825
   Administrative Expenses $521,071
   Fundraising Expenses $948,438
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,751,334
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,602,245
   
Net Assets $708,170

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
Advocacy $4,281,825 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 06/01/2021 75.15
2018-12 12/01/2019 78.38
2018-12 11/01/2019 77.20
2017-12 03/01/2019 81.71
2016-12 07/01/2018 82.53
2016-12 06/01/2018 82.40
2015-12 11/01/2017 83.01
2015-12 02/01/2017 81.31
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.92
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 77.23
2013-12 07/01/2015 92.83
2012-12 02/01/2014 81.92
2011-12 03/01/2013 90.70
2010-12 02/01/2012 87.48
2010-12 11/01/2011 85.26
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.73
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 84.68
2008-12 04/01/2010 80.13
2007-12 12/01/2008 79.93
2006-12 12/01/2007 81.01

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

EIN 13-3801864
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS RIGHTS INC
NTEE Code R20
NTEE Classification Civil Rights, Advocacy for Specific Groups
NTEE Type Civil Rights, Social Action, Advocacy
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(430) Defense of human and civil rights
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 April, 1995
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$208,971 3.63% Sandy Santana President, Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Rights (NY) 75.15
Prevent Child Abuse America (IL) 90.95
Center for the Study of Social Policy (DC) 87.10
Child Advocates San Antonio (TX) 91.23
CASA of the Pikes Peak Region (CO) 90.55

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Rights
88 Pine Street
Suite 800
New York, NY 10005
tel: (212) 683-2210
fax: (212) 683-4015
EIN: 13-3801864

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Board Leadership

Megan Shattuck
Chair

CEO

Sandy Santana
President & Executive Director

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