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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Public Citizens for Children and Youth

The bottom line is children

four stars

92.50

1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Sixth Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
tel: (215) 563-5848   Web Site
EIN: 23-2137461

Board Leadership
Estelle Richman
President

CEO
Donna Cooper
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.50 four stars
  Financial 90.19 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 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

four stars

90.19

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
80.8%
  Administrative Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.73
  Program Expenses Growth 1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Public Citizens for Children and Youth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Public Citizens for Children and Youth on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PA) 92.50 four stars
ChildSafe (TX) 92.22 four stars
Connecticut Voices for Children (CT) 88.29 three stars
Voices for Utah Children (UT) 88.45 three stars
Florida's Children First (FL) 93.79 four stars

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Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) was founded over 30 years ago to help improve the lives of children by advocating on their behalf and being a catalyst for positive change. We help to identify and educate the public about children's needs and insist that our children become a priority if we as a society, and they as our future, are to survive. Our goals have always been to increase the awareness of children's needs; increase the resources for children and families; strengthen families and communities in helping children learn and grow and assure implementation of funding of public policies which promote stable children and families.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $848,813
   Federated Campaigns $29,169
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $157,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,034,982
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,034,982
   Other Revenue $182,474
TOTAL REVENUE $1,217,456
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,260,599
   Administrative Expenses $175,569
   Fundraising Expenses $168,456
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,604,624
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-387,168
   
Net Assets $1,169,911

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
Public Awareness and Advocacy $1,260,599 100.0%

Ratings History
Public Citizens for Children and Youth has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-05 07/01/2016 92.50 four stars
2014-05 06/01/2016 92.81 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-05 11/01/2015 92.74 four stars
2013-05 08/01/2014 85.78 three stars
2012-05 10/01/2013 87.27 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 23-2137461
Name in IRS Master File PUBLIC CITIZENS FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH
NTEE Code P01
NTEE Classification Alliance/Advocacy Organizations
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)
(327) Prevention of cruelty to children
(328) Combat juvenile delinquency
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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End May
IRS Forms 990
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  • May, 2015
  • May, 2014
  • May, 2013
  • May, 2012
  • May, 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
$131,950 8.22% Donna Cooper Executive Director

Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) was founded over 30 years ago to help improve the lives of children by advocating on their behalf and being a catalyst for positive change. We help to identify and educate the public about children's needs and insist that our children become a priority if we as a society, and they as our future, are to survive. Our goals have always been to increase the awareness of children's needs; increase the resources for children and families; strengthen families and communities in helping children learn and grow and assure implementation of funding of public policies which promote stable children and families.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PA) 92.50 four stars
Florida's Children First (FL) 93.79 four stars
Child Advocates San Antonio (TX) 91.54 four stars
Children's Advocacy Center of Collin County (TX) 95.20 four stars
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Collin County (TX) 93.51 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Public Citizens for Children and Youth
1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Sixth Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19103
tel: (215) 563-5848
fax: (215) 563-9442
EIN: 23-2137461

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Board Leadership

Estelle Richman
President

CEO

Donna Cooper
Executive Director

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