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Health : Patient and Family Support

Children's Burn Foundation

Giving New Hope

four stars

94.96

5000 Van Nuys Boulevard Suite 450
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
tel: (818) 907-2822   Web Site
EIN: 95-3954352

Board Leadership
Kathleen Toppino
Chair

CEO
Sharon Townsend
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.96 four stars
  Financial 92.88 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Children's Burn Foundation is dedicated to providing support services for child burn survivors, ages 0-18 and their families, as well as burn prevention and fire safety education to thousands of children and caregivers in Southern California, nationally, and internationally. The Children's Burn Foundation is concerned with the Full Recovery of a child burn survivor, addressing not only their physical needs, but their psychological, emotional, and social recovery as well. We are the only known foundation that offers the Full Recovery Program for child burn survivors, locally, nationally, and internationally -- a unique blend of medical care, psycho-social support services, and daily living support to help young burn survivors achieve their full potential.

The Children's Burn Foundation is dedicated to providing support services for child burn survivors, ages 0-18 and their families, as well as burn prevention and fire safety education to thousands of children and caregivers in Southern California, nationally, and internationally. The Children's Burn Foundation is concerned with the Full Recovery of a child burn survivor, addressing not only their physical needs, but their psychological, emotional, and social recovery as well. We are the only known foundation that offers the Full Recovery Program for child burn survivors, locally, nationally, and internationally -- a unique blend of medical care, psycho-social support services, and daily living support to help young burn survivors achieve their full potential.

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Financial

four stars

92.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.06
  Program Expenses Growth 10.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Burn Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Burn Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Burn Foundation (CA) 94.96 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh (PA) 86.27 three stars
Ronald McDonald House of Long Island (NY) 94.72 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Central Valley (CA) 88.49 three stars
Children's Organ Transplant Association (IN) 97.27 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,281,178
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,491,438
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,772,616
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,772,616
   Other Revenue $-111,218
TOTAL REVENUE $2,661,398
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,730,131
   Administrative Expenses $192,698
   Fundraising Expenses $307,290
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,230,119
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $431,279
   
Net Assets $5,030,847

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
Full Recovery Program $1,479,547 85.5%
Burn Prevention and Education Programs $215,509 12.5%
International Program $35,075 2.0%

Ratings History
Children's Burn Foundation has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 12/01/2018 94.96 four stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 92.73 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 92.67 four stars
2014-06 08/01/2016 92.06 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 90.67 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/22/2015 85.97 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 85.68 three stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 85.42 three stars
2011-06 08/01/2013 83.20 three 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 95-3954352
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS BURN FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 May, 1985
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$175,004 7.84% Carol Horvitz Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Burn Foundation (CA) 94.96 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Fort Worth (TX) 93.88 four stars
Eagle Mount (MT) 91.51 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh (PA) 86.27 three stars
Patient Services Incorporated (VA) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Burn Foundation
5000 Van Nuys Boulevard
Suite 450
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
tel: (818) 907-2822
fax: (818) 501-4005
EIN: 95-3954352

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Board Leadership

Kathleen Toppino
Chair

CEO

Sharon Townsend
Executive Director

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