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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas

Linking hearts, mending spirits, transforming lives

four stars

95.09

205 West Olmos Drive San Antonio, TX 78212
tel: (210) 736-4847   Web Site
EIN: 74-2828178

Board Leadership
Jacqui Peace
Chairman

CEO
Marian Sokol
President/CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.09 four stars
  Financial 94.34 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1997, the mission of the Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas (CBCST) is to foster healing for grieving youth, their families and the community through peer support programs, counseling, training, education and outreach. As the sole provider in South Texas of grief support programs for children through young adulthood, we wholeheartedly devote ourselves to addressing the grief and loss needs of children from every culture and social circumstance to help them heal and move forward. CBCST's goal is to help children and their caregivers understand the depth of their grief, stabilize and preserve family relationships, and develop healthy coping skills after the death of a loved one.

Founded in 1997, the mission of the Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas (CBCST) is to foster healing for grieving youth, their families and the community through peer support programs, counseling, training, education and outreach. As the sole provider in South Texas of grief support programs for children through young adulthood, we wholeheartedly devote ourselves to addressing the grief and loss needs of children from every culture and social circumstance to help them heal and move forward. CBCST's goal is to help children and their caregivers understand the depth of their grief, stabilize and preserve family relationships, and develop healthy coping skills after the death of a loved one.

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Financial

four stars

94.34

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.7%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.58
  Program Expenses Growth 20.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas (TX) 95.09 four stars
The Children's Assessment Center Foundation (TX) 92.02 four stars
Comic Relief Inc. (NY) 89.02 three stars
Youth First (IN) 91.03 four stars
Power to Decide (DC) 91.21 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,323,422
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $577,968
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,901,390
   Program Service Revenue $24,615
Total Primary Revenue $1,926,005
   Other Revenue $-134,379
TOTAL REVENUE $1,791,626
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,451,151
   Administrative Expenses $109,477
   Fundraising Expenses $142,652
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,703,280
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $88,346
   
Net Assets $3,758,423

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
Child Services $1,192,377 82.2%
Community Outreach Services $258,774 17.8%

Ratings History
The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 95.09 four stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 91.73 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 92.53 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 90.36 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 84.10 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 88.15 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 86.68 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 74-2828178
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS BEREAVEMENT CENTER OF SOUTH TEXAS
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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
(559) Other matters
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, 1997
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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
$121,154 7.11% Marian G. Sokol Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas (TX) 95.09 four stars
Voices for Children, CA (CA) 85.99 three stars
Love146 (CT) 86.96 three stars
Free The Kids (NC) 94.74 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas
205 West Olmos Drive
San Antonio, TX 78212
tel: (210) 736-4847
fax: (210) 832-8919
EIN: 74-2828178

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Board Leadership

Jacqui Peace
Chairman

CEO

Marian Sokol
President/CEO

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