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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

Abandoned Children's Fund

Reclaiming the world's lost children

two stars

70.80

2360 Mendocino Ave A2-220 Santa Rosa, CA 95403
tel: (888) 884-0567   Web Site
EIN: 20-5967513

Board Leadership
Colonel Doner
President, Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 70.80 two stars
  Financial 81.67 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 63.00 one star
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

81.67

Accountability & Transparency

one star

63.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
95.5%
  Administrative Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.02
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Abandoned Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Abandoned Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Abandoned Children's Fund (CA) 70.80 two stars
GOAL USA (NY) 88.38 three stars
CURE International (PA) 91.02 four stars
Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (PA) 91.29 four stars
Water For People (CO) 92.93 four stars

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Abandoned Children's Fund's purpose is to rescue and restore the individuality and dignity of abandoned children through our hearts, arms and programs. Our households give abandoned children a path forward in their struggle for wholeness. They have food to eat, clean water to drink, a bed to sleep in and responsible adults with heartfelt love for them to grow and develop in. Along with the basic human daily needs of orphans, we work to build a worthwhile tomorrow, including the provision of an education, vocational training and mentoring, so that they have meaningful hopes for a brighter future. While these children had been abandoned, they are like any other child in the world. They like to play, enjoy an education and know they have dependable family relationships. They have survived longing for the day when they would have a good family to belong to where love is felt, where there is understanding and where there is the security of daily meals and no more fear and loneliness. Now, because of you, they get to enjoy it.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,124,477
   Federated Campaigns $115,021
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $11,239,498
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $11,239,498
   Other Revenue $98,139
TOTAL REVENUE $11,337,637
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,507,656
   Administrative Expenses $72,982
   Fundraising Expenses $633,413
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,214,051
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $123,586
   
Net Assets $341,944

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
Fund Distribution $10,507,656 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 70.80 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 72.89 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 73.21 two stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 73.26 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 76.00 two stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 73.18 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 20-5967513
Name in IRS Master File ABANDONED CHILDRENS FUND
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
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 March, 2007
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$56,051 0.49% Colonel Doner President, Executive Director

Abandoned Children's Fund's purpose is to rescue and restore the individuality and dignity of abandoned children through our hearts, arms and programs. Our households give abandoned children a path forward in their struggle for wholeness. They have food to eat, clean water to drink, a bed to sleep in and responsible adults with heartfelt love for them to grow and develop in. Along with the basic human daily needs of orphans, we work to build a worthwhile tomorrow, including the provision of an education, vocational training and mentoring, so that they have meaningful hopes for a brighter future. While these children had been abandoned, they are like any other child in the world. They like to play, enjoy an education and know they have dependable family relationships. They have survived longing for the day when they would have a good family to belong to where love is felt, where there is understanding and where there is the security of daily meals and no more fear and loneliness. Now, because of you, they get to enjoy it.

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Abandoned Children's Fund (CA) 70.80 two stars
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Charity Contact Info

Abandoned Children's Fund
2360 Mendocino Ave A2-220
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
tel: (888) 884-0567
fax: (888) 884-0567
EIN: 20-5967513

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Board Leadership

Colonel Doner
President, Executive Director

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