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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Parenting Now!

So that all children are raised by nurturing, skilled parents

two stars

79.10

86 Centennial Loop Eugene, OR 97401
tel: (541) 484-5316   Web Site
EIN: 93-0706557

Board Leadership
Linda L. King
President

CEO
Lynne Swartz
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.10 two stars
  Financial 70.72 two 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.

Parenting Now!, formerly Birth To Three, is a private non-profit organization that provides parenting education and support to families with young children. Parenting Now! provides the local and global community of parents and educators with the tools and resources to create and sustain healthy, safe environments for children. Grounded in the Protective Factors of the Strengthening Families Framework, we bring parents of young children together to: share parenting experiences, increase their knowledge of early childhood development, learn about community resources, and create support networks among themselves. We believe that parenting is the most important and challenging job there is; parents are their children's first and most important teachers. All families should have access to parenting education and support services.

Parenting Now!, formerly Birth To Three, is a private non-profit organization that provides parenting education and support to families with young children. Parenting Now! provides the local and global community of parents and educators with the tools and resources to create and sustain healthy, safe environments for children. Grounded in the Protective Factors of the Strengthening Families Framework, we bring parents of young children together to: share parenting experiences, increase their knowledge of early childhood development, learn about community resources, and create support networks among themselves. We believe that parenting is the most important and challenging job there is; parents are their children's first and most important teachers. All families should have access to parenting education and support services.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of individuals applying skills learned through the organization's training
150
Number of families served
424
This impact information is current as of January 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

two stars

70.72

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)
77.8%
  Administrative Expenses 12.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.24
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.49
  Program Expenses Growth 2.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 47.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parenting Now! on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Parenting Now! on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Parenting Now! (OR) 79.10 two stars
Children's Advocacy Center of Collier County (FL) 89.02 three stars
Amigos For Kids (FL) 92.38 four stars
On Point (TN) 89.47 three stars
New Yorkers For Children (NY) 91.54 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $303,005
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $136,616
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $439,621
   Program Service Revenue $732,118
Total Primary Revenue $1,171,739
   Other Revenue $66,466
TOTAL REVENUE $1,238,205
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $996,899
   Administrative Expenses $127,380
   Fundraising Expenses $132,126
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,256,405
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-18,200
   
Net Assets $594,428

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
Healthy Families $658,128 66.0%
Make Parenting a Pleasure $222,998 22.4%
Curricula Sales and Training $76,788 7.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 79.10 two stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 78.88 two stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 75.47 two stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 80.35 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 80.23 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 73.56 two stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 77.65 two stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 80.65 three stars
2011-06 04/01/2013 81.80 three stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 79.20 two stars
2010-06 04/01/2012 78.17 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 93-0706557
Name in IRS Master File PARENTING NOW
NTEE Code I72
NTEE Classification Child Abuse, Prevention of
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
(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 April, 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
$53,651 4.27% Lynne Swartz Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Parenting Now! (OR) 79.10 two stars
Community Storehouse (TX) 91.69 four stars
Family Giving Tree (CA) 90.13 four stars
Fred Rogers Productions (PA) 92.13 four stars
Old Newsboys' Goodfellow Fund of Detroit (MI) 95.18 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Parenting Now!
86 Centennial Loop
Eugene, OR 97401
tel: (541) 484-5316
fax: (541) 484-1449
EIN: 93-0706557

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Board Leadership

Linda L. King
President

CEO

Lynne Swartz
Executive Director

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