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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Christian Family Care

Serving children and families through foster care and adoption

85.00

2346 North Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85004
tel: (800) 939-5432   Web Site
EIN: 86-0430037

Board Leadership
Steve Whiteman
Chair

CEO
Mark Upton
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.00
  Financial 79.00
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00
This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1982, Christian Family Care Agency is a private nonprofit, 501(c)(3) social services agency that provides program focused on meeting the needs of children and families in Arizona. CFC's fundamental belief is that a nurturing family is vital to every child's success. Hundreds of children that have come to CFC in crisis situations are now part of loving and caring families. Our programs include adoption, foster care, pregnancy counseling, and child and family counseling. Our Mission Statement is: Strengthening families and serving at-risk children in the name of Jesus Christ.

Founded in 1982, Christian Family Care Agency is a private nonprofit, 501(c)(3) social services agency that provides program focused on meeting the needs of children and families in Arizona. CFC's fundamental belief is that a nurturing family is vital to every child's success. Hundreds of children that have come to CFC in crisis situations are now part of loving and caring families. Our programs include adoption, foster care, pregnancy counseling, and child and family counseling. Our Mission Statement is: Strengthening families and serving at-risk children in the name of Jesus Christ.

Financial

79.00

Accountability & Transparency

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
81.5%
  Administrative Expenses 11.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.96
  Program Expenses Growth -0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 34.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Family Care on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Family Care on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Family Care (AZ) 85.00
Jewish Family Service of Metropolitan Detroit (MI) 91.32
Jewish Family Service of San Diego (CA) 97.46
Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (NC) 95.96
The Center for Family Resources (GA) 88.43

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,300,190
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,300,190
   Program Service Revenue $4,106,536
Total Primary Revenue $8,406,726
   Other Revenue $147,024
TOTAL REVENUE $8,553,750
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,844,618
   Administrative Expenses $1,118,645
   Fundraising Expenses $592,480
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,555,743
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,993
   
Net Assets $8,682,602

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
Foster Care $3,369,137 49.2%
Adoption/Pregnancy $1,688,762 24.7%
Counseling $863,322 12.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 03/01/2021 85.00
2018-09 11/01/2019 92.58
2017-09 07/01/2018 94.56
2016-09 12/22/2017 92.23
2016-09 08/01/2017 89.37
2015-09 08/01/2016 92.51
2014-09 06/01/2016 87.13
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 86.73
2013-09 03/01/2015 82.84
2012-09 11/01/2013 78.58
2011-09 06/01/2013 80.09

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 86-0430037
Name in IRS Master File CHRISTIAN FAMILY CARE AGENCY INC
NTEE Code P46
NTEE Classification Family Counseling
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (326) Care and housing of children (orphanage, etc)
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, 1983
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$175,688 2.05% Mark Upton President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Family Care (AZ) 85.00
Baptist Children's Homes of North Carolina (NC) 95.96
Start Early (IL) 94.34
Oasis - A Haven for Women and Children (NJ) 98.23
Jewish Family and Children's Service of Greater Philadelphia (PA) 91.70

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Charity Contact Info

Christian Family Care
2346 North Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85004
tel: (800) 939-5432
fax: (602) 234-0022
EIN: 86-0430037

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Board Leadership

Steve Whiteman
Chair

CEO

Mark Upton
President, CEO

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