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Human Services : Children's and Family Services (Grantmaking)

Children's Fund

Giving hope for brighter tomorrows

three stars

83.70

348 West Hospitality Lane Suite #110
San Bernardino, CA 92408
tel: (909) 379-0000   Web Site
EIN: 33-0193286

Board Leadership
Gary Ovitt
Chair

CEO
Ciriaco Pinedo
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.70 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Children's Fund's mission is to prevent child abuse in our community; to ensure that at-risk children who are abused, neglected, impoverished, or abandoned receive adequate food, shelter, clothing, medical care and education; and to provide equal opportunity for social development for these children. The Children's Fund was created in 1986 and is the non-profit member of the San Bernardino County's Children's Network. Children's Fund's purpose is to call to action private businesses, non-profit organizations, and concerned citizens to form a public/private partnership. This partnership provides Children's Fund an administrative overhead.

Children's Fund's mission is to prevent child abuse in our community; to ensure that at-risk children who are abused, neglected, impoverished, or abandoned receive adequate food, shelter, clothing, medical care and education; and to provide equal opportunity for social development for these children. The Children's Fund was created in 1986 and is the non-profit member of the San Bernardino County's Children's Network. Children's Fund's purpose is to call to action private businesses, non-profit organizations, and concerned citizens to form a public/private partnership. This partnership provides Children's Fund an administrative overhead.

Financial

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
88.1%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth -4.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Children's Fund (CA) 83.70 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $944,767
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,093,518
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,638,348
Total Contributions $3,676,633
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,676,633
   Other Revenue $-104,880
TOTAL REVENUE $3,571,753
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,443,894
   Administrative Expenses $389,009
   Fundraising Expenses $105,465
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,938,368
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-366,615
   
Net Assets $1,675,475

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
Collaborative Partnership $951,267 27.6%
Providing Services and Support to High-Risk Children $905,838 26.3%
Meeting Basic Needs for At-Risk Children $782,947 22.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/01/2020 83.70 three stars
2018-06 09/03/2019 88.14 three stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 87.70 three stars
2016-06 03/01/2018 87.26 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 88.81 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.24 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 88.86 three stars
2013-06 12/01/2014 88.84 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 88.25 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 33-0193286
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS FUND INCORPORATED
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (349) Other youth organization or 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 August, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$194,670 4.94% Ciriaco Pinedo CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Fund (CA) 83.70 three stars
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Several Sources Shelters (NJ) 89.00 three stars
Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties (CA) 86.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Fund
348 West Hospitality Lane
Suite #110
San Bernardino, CA 92408
tel: (909) 379-0000
fax: (909) 379-0006
EIN: 33-0193286

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Board Leadership

Gary Ovitt
Chair

CEO

Ciriaco Pinedo
CEO

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