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Global Kids

Developing youth leaders for the global stage

four stars

92.92

137 East 25th Street Second Floor
New York, NY 10010
tel: (212) 226-0130   Web Site
EIN: 13-3629485

Board Leadership
Richard Roberts
Chair

CEO
Evie Hantzopoulos
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1989, Global Kids (GK) works to develop youth leaders for the global stage through dynamic global education and leadership development programs. Global Kids inspires underserved youth to achieve academic excellence, self-actualization and global competency, and empowers them to take action on critical issues facing their communities and our world. Their vision is to create an ever-growing network of young people from diverse backgrounds who attain leadership on all levels of society and enter fields of international affairs and public policy. Young people examine global issues, make local connections, and create change through peer education, social action, digital media, and service-learning, while receiving intensive support from GK staff.

Founded in 1989, Global Kids (GK) works to develop youth leaders for the global stage through dynamic global education and leadership development programs. Global Kids inspires underserved youth to achieve academic excellence, self-actualization and global competency, and empowers them to take action on critical issues facing their communities and our world. Their vision is to create an ever-growing network of young people from diverse backgrounds who attain leadership on all levels of society and enter fields of international affairs and public policy. Young people examine global issues, make local connections, and create change through peer education, social action, digital media, and service-learning, while receiving intensive support from GK staff.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of youth and educators reached through face-to-face programs
16,178
Number of youth in Global Kids' afterschool programs
3,920
Number of youth who participated in Global Kids' school day programs
2,044
Number of youth who participated in Global Kids' summer learning programs
654
Number of students in Global Kids' College and Career Readiness program
2,701
Number of youth and adults who participated in Global Kids family and communtiy engagement events and activities
4,244
This impact information is current as of August 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

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2020 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth 13.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Kids on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Global Kids on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Kids (NY) 92.92 four stars
College Track (CA) 96.15 four stars
Optimist International Foundation (MO) 95.38 four stars
Denver Kids, Inc. (CO) 85.02 three stars
Prep for Prep (NY) 94.53 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,192,680
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $215,921
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $4,311,724
Total Contributions $5,720,325
   Program Service Revenue $1,035,058
Total Primary Revenue $6,755,383
   Other Revenue $2,877
TOTAL REVENUE $6,758,260
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,502,520
   Administrative Expenses $772,752
   Fundraising Expenses $84,346
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,359,618
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $398,642
   
Net Assets $2,203,946

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
School Based Programs $4,328,796 78.7%
DC Program $421,063 7.6%
Digital Learning and Leadership Program $253,217 4.6%

Ratings History
Global Kids has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 08/01/2020 92.92 four stars
2018-06 04/01/2020 92.61 four stars
2017-06 09/01/2018 92.55 four stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 92.60 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.78 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.67 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 89.44 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 87.95 three stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 85.13 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2013 91.97 four 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 13-3629485
Name in IRS Master File GLOBAL KIDS INC
NTEE Code O99
NTEE Classification Youth Development N.E.C.
NTEE Type Youth Development
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
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 October, 1991
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
$116,578 1.83% Evie Hantzopoulos President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Global Kids (NY) 92.92 four stars
BestPrep (MN) 91.04 four stars
Partnership with Children (NY) 94.34 four stars
Venture Philanthropy Partners (DC) 89.86 three stars
HEAF (NY) 87.23 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Global Kids
137 East 25th Street
Second Floor
New York, NY 10010
tel: (212) 226-0130
fax: (212) 226-0137
EIN: 13-3629485

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Board Leadership

Richard Roberts
Chair

CEO

Evie Hantzopoulos
Executive Director

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