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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Wichita Children's Home

Providing temporary and emergency shelter for children in crisis.

three stars

89.48

7271 East 37th St. North Wichita, KS 67208
tel: (316) 684-6581   Web Site
EIN: 48-0547706

Board Leadership
Kathy Rosell
President

CEO
Debbie Kennedy
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.48 three stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
86.2%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.10
  Program Expenses Growth -3.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wichita Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wichita Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wichita Children's Home (KS) 89.48 three stars
Methodist Children's Home (TX) 91.51 four stars
Tennyson Center for Children (CO) 93.37 four stars
Covenant House Alaska (AK) 95.46 four stars
KidsTLC (KS) 90.94 four stars

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Founded in 1888, the Wichita Children's Home (WCH) today offers the only emergency, temporary residential shelter for children in their community. WCH is open 24/7 and serves children from birth to 22 years of age. The Home provides several programs, including the Street Outreach Services (SOS) and BRIDGES. SOS focuses on helping runaway and homeless children and provides presentations to middle and high school assemblies and distributes cards with emergency contact information. BRIDGES is a program that provides housing, counseling and education for 16 to 22 year olds. WCH also provides a safety zone for infants and toddlers in the Foster Care program.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,754,698
   Federated Campaigns $430,612
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $231,436
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $985,398
Total Contributions $4,402,144
   Program Service Revenue $1,732,463
Total Primary Revenue $6,134,607
   Other Revenue $146,375
TOTAL REVENUE $6,280,982
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,466,524
   Administrative Expenses $473,728
   Fundraising Expenses $219,067
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,159,319
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,121,663
   
Net Assets $16,652,627

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
Prevention and Transitional $2,368,680 53.0%
Residential and Foster Care $2,097,844 47.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 89.48 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.48 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 88.79 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 90.55 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 85.85 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 48-0547706
Name in IRS Master File WICHITA CHILDRENS HOME
NTEE Code P70
NTEE Classification Residential, Custodial Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (399) Other housing 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 April, 1938
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$51,838 1.00% Deborah Kennedy Executive Director

Founded in 1888, the Wichita Children's Home (WCH) today offers the only emergency, temporary residential shelter for children in their community. WCH is open 24/7 and serves children from birth to 22 years of age. The Home provides several programs, including the Street Outreach Services (SOS) and BRIDGES. SOS focuses on helping runaway and homeless children and provides presentations to middle and high school assemblies and distributes cards with emergency contact information. BRIDGES is a program that provides housing, counseling and education for 16 to 22 year olds. WCH also provides a safety zone for infants and toddlers in the Foster Care program.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wichita Children's Home (KS) 89.48 three stars
Methodist Children's Home (TX) 91.51 four stars
Cocoon House (WA) 91.28 four stars
Presbyterian Home for Children, AL (AL) 85.30 three stars
Covenant House Michigan (MI) 94.95 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Wichita Children's Home
7271 East 37th St. North
Wichita, KS 67208
tel: (316) 684-6581
fax: (316) 684-7249
EIN: 48-0547706

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Board Leadership

Kathy Rosell
President

CEO

Debbie Kennedy
Chief Executive Officer

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