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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Amigos For Kids

Preventing child abuse and neglect

four stars

92.38

2153 Coral Way Suite 405
Miami, FL 33145
tel: (305) 279-1155   Web Site
EIN: 65-0361629

Board Leadership
Nicole Valls
Chairman of the Board

CEO
Karina Pavone
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Amigos For Kids was founded in 1991 to create awareness and obtain support from the burgeoning Hispanic community in South Florida. Today, Amigos For Kids has evolved into a mainstream non-profit and its child abuse prevention message now reaches communities across the country - no matter their ethnicity or native language. Our mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect by valuing children, strengthening families and educating communities.

Amigos For Kids was founded in 1991 to create awareness and obtain support from the burgeoning Hispanic community in South Florida. Today, Amigos For Kids has evolved into a mainstream non-profit and its child abuse prevention message now reaches communities across the country - no matter their ethnicity or native language. Our mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect by valuing children, strengthening families and educating communities.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
91.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.12
  Program Expenses Growth 16.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amigos For Kids on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Amigos For Kids on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Amigos For Kids (FL) 92.38 four stars
Eluna (PA) 86.24 three stars
First Star (CA) 91.33 four stars
Community Partners of Dallas (TX) 88.11 three stars
Fred Rogers Productions (PA) 92.13 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,714,513
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $389,954
Total Contributions $2,104,467
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,104,467
   Other Revenue $35,610
TOTAL REVENUE $2,140,077
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,087,569
   Administrative Expenses $76,459
   Fundraising Expenses $81,756
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,245,784
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-105,707
   
Net Assets $245,051

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
Amigos For 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 02/01/2020 92.38 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 91.36 four stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 92.92 four stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 89.25 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.92 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 92.58 four stars
2014-06 05/01/2015 92.06 four stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 79.68 two stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 90.23 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 84.38 three stars
2010-06 05/01/2012 83.80 three stars
2010-06 04/01/2012 79.73 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 77.76 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 02/01/2011 83.44 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 91.29 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 91.48 four stars
2006-06 02/01/2008 93.80 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 65-0361629
Name in IRS Master File AMIGOS TOGETHER FOR KIDS INC
NTEE Code Z99
NTEE Classification Unknown
NTEE Type Unknown
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 August, 1993
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Lydia Muniz Interim President & CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$110,000 4.89% Rosa Maria Plasencia Former President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Amigos For Kids (FL) 92.38 four stars
Community Partners of Dallas (TX) 88.11 three stars
Christel House International (IN) 93.32 four stars
Children's Advocacy Center of Collier County (FL) 89.02 three stars
Miami Bridge Youth and Family Services (FL) 90.13 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Amigos For Kids
2153 Coral Way
Suite 405
Miami, FL 33145
tel: (305) 279-1155
fax: (305) 400-8533
EIN: 65-0361629

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Board Leadership

Nicole Valls
Chairman of the Board

CEO

Karina Pavone
Executive Director

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