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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

The Family Tree

Providing solutions. Preventing child abuse.

four stars

94.43

2108 North Charles Street Baltimore, MD 21218
tel: (410) 889-2300   Web Site
EIN: 52-1110645

Board Leadership
Charles M. Roebuck III
Board Chair

CEO
Patricia Cronin
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.43 four stars
  Financial 92.13 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1974, The Family Tree has led the way in building awareness, educating and inspiring hope to everyone involved in efforts to prevent child abuse and neglect in Maryland. The Family Tree serves as the state's exclusive Parents Anonymous and Prevent Child Abuse America chapters and is also an affiliate of the National Exchange Club Foundation. We reach over 20,000 people annually through evidence informed parenting education, training, and public awareness activities. As a leader in the fight against child abuse and neglect, The Family Tree gives Maryland's children and families a possibility of a brighter future.

Since 1974, The Family Tree has led the way in building awareness, educating and inspiring hope to everyone involved in efforts to prevent child abuse and neglect in Maryland. The Family Tree serves as the state's exclusive Parents Anonymous and Prevent Child Abuse America chapters and is also an affiliate of the National Exchange Club Foundation. We reach over 20,000 people annually through evidence informed parenting education, training, and public awareness activities. As a leader in the fight against child abuse and neglect, The Family Tree gives Maryland's children and families a possibility of a brighter future.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of clients served
22,000
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

four stars

92.13

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
75.0%
  Administrative Expenses 14.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.97
  Program Expenses Growth 10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Tree on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Family Tree on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Tree (MD) 94.43 four stars
Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery (WA) 88.78 three stars
Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services (CA) 93.06 four stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of St. Louis (MO) 94.20 four stars
Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties (CA) 88.46 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $659,033
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $518,685
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $857,243
Total Contributions $2,034,961
   Program Service Revenue $15,592
Total Primary Revenue $2,050,553
   Other Revenue $320,037
TOTAL REVENUE $2,370,590
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,302,868
   Administrative Expenses $454,314
   Fundraising Expenses $275,525
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,032,707
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-662,117
   
Net Assets $6,979,757

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
The Family Tree has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 94.43 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 92.41 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 92.88 four stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 90.35 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.07 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 83.38 three stars
2013-06 08/01/2014 94.79 four stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 85.30 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 79.86 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 80.00 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 72.59 two stars
2009-06 12/22/2010 75.67 two stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 78.14 two stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 86.87 three stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 71.54 two stars
2005-06 02/01/2007 72.76 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 52-1110645
Name in IRS Master File THE FAMILY TREE INC
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (327) Prevention of cruelty to children
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, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$138,162 4.55% Patricia K. Cronin Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Family Tree (MD) 94.43 four stars
Nurses for Newborns (MO) 85.86 three stars
Jewish Family & Community Services East Bay (CA) 92.22 four stars
La Leche League International (NC) 88.70 three stars
Family Resource Center Association (CO) 96.66 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Family Tree
2108 North Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218
tel: (410) 889-2300
fax: (410) 637-8385
EIN: 52-1110645

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Board Leadership

Charles M. Roebuck III
Board Chair

CEO

Patricia Cronin
Executive Director

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