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International : Development and Relief Services

Worldwide Orphans Foundation

Helping children, families and communities thrive in Bulgaria, Ethiopia, Haiti, and Vietnam.

83.06

244 Fifth Avenue Suite K298
New York, NY 10001
tel: (973) 763-9961   Web Site
EIN: 13-3968225

Board Leadership
Susan Neisloss and Alex E. Mimis
co- Chairs

CEO
Claudia Fleming
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.06
  Financial 76.38
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 09/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WWO helps transform the lives of vulnerable children, families, and communities through trauma-informed, evidence-based programming.

We work to address the unique needs and strengths of children, families and communities in each country, adapting our early childhood education, skills development, and camp programs, to meet their identified needs.

WWO helps transform the lives of vulnerable children, families, and communities through trauma-informed, evidence-based programming.

We work to address the unique needs and strengths of children, families and communities in each country, adapting our early childhood education, skills development, and camp programs, to meet their identified needs.

Financial

76.38

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 09/01/2021 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)
81.1%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.18
  Program Expenses Growth -16.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Worldwide Orphans Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Worldwide Orphans Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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How is the organization collecting feedback?
Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Paper surveys, Case management notes
How is the organization using feedback?
To identify and remedy poor client service experiences, To identify bright spots and enhance positive service experiences, To make fundamental changes to our programs and/or operations, To inform the development of new programs/projects, To identify where we are less inclusive or equitable across demographic groups, To strengthen relationships with the people we serve
With whom is the organization sharing feedback?
The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
What challenges does the organization face when collecting feedback?
We don't have any major challenges to collecting feedback
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Worldwide Orphans Foundation (NY) 83.06
Save a Child's Heart Foundation (MD) 91.16
MANNA Worldwide (TX) 92.75
Common Hope (MN) 91.40
Armenian General Benevolent Union (NY) 92.68

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,209,849
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $545,310
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,755,159
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,755,159
   Other Revenue $-200,837
TOTAL REVENUE $1,554,322
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,452,997
   Administrative Expenses $127,328
   Fundraising Expenses $207,362
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,787,687
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-233,365
   
Net Assets $402,211

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

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 09/01/2021 83.06
2018-12 05/01/2020 84.98
2017-12 06/01/2019 83.24
2016-12 06/01/2018 86.59
2015-12 06/01/2017 87.05
2015-12 05/01/2017 86.13
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.35
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 88.25
2013-12 07/01/2015 92.65
2012-12 03/01/2014 92.64
2011-12 07/01/2013 95.46
2010-12 06/01/2012 92.97

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

EIN 13-3968225
Name in IRS Master File WORLDWIDE ORPHANS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code B99
NTEE Classification Education N.E.C.
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
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 February, 1998
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
Not compensated -- Claudia Fleming Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$147,963 8.27% Jane Aronson Former Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Worldwide Orphans Foundation (NY) 83.06
SIGN Fracture Care International (WA) 100.00
Global Hope Network International (FL) 87.51
Haitian Health Foundation (CT) 100.00
Canvasback Missions, Inc. (CA) 93.32

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Charity Contact Info

Worldwide Orphans Foundation
244 Fifth Avenue
Suite K298
New York, NY 10001
tel: (973) 763-9961
fax: (973) 763-8640
EIN: 13-3968225

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Board Leadership

Susan Neisloss and Alex E. Mimis
co- Chairs

CEO

Claudia Fleming
Executive Director

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