Human Services : Children's and Family Services

San Francisco CASA

Advocating for San Francisco's Youth

four stars

90.72

2535 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94110
tel: (415) 398-8001   Web Site
EIN: 94-3039028

Board Leadership
Lisa Pearson
Chair

CEO
Renée Espinoza
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.72 four stars
  Financial 86.88 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

San Francisco CASA transforms the lives of abused and neglected foster youth by providing one consistent, caring volunteer advocate, trained to address each child's needs in the court and the community. SFCASA volunteers provide judges with the crucial information needed to make sound decisions that affect the lives of foster children. Volunteers help these children by: advocating for safe, permanent, and nurturing homes; addressing their educational, healthcare, and other urgent needs; and helping them to develop permanent connections in the community. All volunteers are screened, trained, and supervised by professional SFCASA staff.

San Francisco CASA transforms the lives of abused and neglected foster youth by providing one consistent, caring volunteer advocate, trained to address each child's needs in the court and the community. SFCASA volunteers provide judges with the crucial information needed to make sound decisions that affect the lives of foster children. Volunteers help these children by: advocating for safe, permanent, and nurturing homes; addressing their educational, healthcare, and other urgent needs; and helping them to develop permanent connections in the community. All volunteers are screened, trained, and supervised by professional SFCASA staff.

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Financial

three stars

86.88

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
74.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 20.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.63
  Program Expenses Growth 16.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Francisco CASA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by San Francisco CASA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $812,611
   Federated Campaigns $144
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $604,103
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $327,613
Total Contributions $1,744,471
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,744,471
   Other Revenue $-43,848
TOTAL REVENUE $1,700,623
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,130,992
   Administrative Expenses $74,228
   Fundraising Expenses $324,311
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,529,531
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $171,092
   
Net Assets $2,175,646

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$124,783 8.15% Renee Espinosa Executive Director

Mission

San Francisco CASA transforms the lives of abused and neglected foster youth by providing one consistent, caring volunteer advocate, trained to address each child's needs in the court and the community. SFCASA volunteers provide judges with the crucial information needed to make sound decisions that affect the lives of foster children. Volunteers help these children by: advocating for safe, permanent, and nurturing homes; addressing their educational, healthcare, and other urgent needs; and helping them to develop permanent connections in the community. All volunteers are screened, trained, and supervised by professional SFCASA staff.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
San Francisco CASA (CA) 90.72 four stars
Children's Action Alliance (AZ) 93.60 four stars
Center for the Study of Social Policy (DC) 87.07 three stars
Florida's Children First (FL) 86.28 three stars
CHIP of Roanoke Valley (VA) 89.39 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

San Francisco CASA
2535 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
tel: (415) 398-8001
EIN: 94-3039028

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Board Leadership

Lisa Pearson
Chair

CEO

Renée Espinoza
Executive Director