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Tuesday's Children

Let Our Past Change the Future

three stars

88.00

10 Rockefeller Plaza Suite 910
New York, NY 10020
tel: (516) 562-9000   Web Site
EIN: 52-2347446

Board Leadership
John Calahane
Chairman

CEO
Terry Grace Sears
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.00 three stars
  Financial 83.03 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Tuesday's Children provides a lifetime of healing for those whose lives have been forever changed by terrorism or traumatic loss.

Tuesday's Children provides a lifetime of healing for those whose lives have been forever changed by terrorism or traumatic loss.

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Financial

three stars

83.03

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth 9.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tuesday's Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Tuesday's Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Electronic surveys (by email, tablet, etc), Focus groups or interviews (by phone or in person)
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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 strengthen relationships with the people we serve
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The people we serve, Our staff, Our board, Our funders, Our community partners
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Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tuesday's Children (NY) 88.00 three stars
Lutheran Church Charities (IL) 85.87 three stars
Foothill Unity Center (CA) 89.17 three stars
Neighborhood House of Milwaukee (WI) 86.90 three stars
Beverly Bootstrap (MA) 88.78 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,394,589
   Federated Campaigns $28,526
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $629,712
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $169,111
Total Contributions $2,221,938
   Program Service Revenue $42,542
Total Primary Revenue $2,264,480
   Other Revenue $-109,323
TOTAL REVENUE $2,155,157
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,695,882
   Administrative Expenses $138,246
   Fundraising Expenses $281,948
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,116,076
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $39,081
   
Net Assets $618,601

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
Project Common Bond $420,934 24.8%
Family Engagement Events $373,750 22.0%
Military Initiative $206,235 12.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 88.00 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 88.09 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 87.31 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 86.15 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 80.87 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 84.31 three stars
2013-12 11/01/2015 71.45 two stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 68.45 one star
2012-12 05/01/2014 88.02 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 88.03 three stars
2010-12 11/06/2012 76.51 two stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 76.09 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 52-2347446
Name in IRS Master File TUESDAYS CHILDREN
NTEE Code M20
NTEE Classification Disaster Preparedness and Relief Services
NTEE Type Public Safety, Disaster Preparedness and Relief
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 December, 2001
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$97,872 4.62% Terry Grace Sears Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Tuesday's Children (NY) 88.00 three stars
Person-to-Person (CT) 91.84 four stars
Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry (NC) 91.16 four stars
Ministry of Caring (DE) 91.30 four stars
Humble Area Assistance Ministries (TX) 92.92 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Tuesday's Children
10 Rockefeller Plaza
Suite 910
New York, NY 10020
tel: (516) 562-9000
fax: (516) 627-4736
EIN: 52-2347446

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Board Leadership

John Calahane
Chairman

CEO

Terry Grace Sears
Executive Director

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