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Education : Early Childhood Programs and Services

Fun Time Early Childhood Academy

To provide education and care for the children of low-income working families

four stars

90.63

102 12th Street North Naples, FL 34102
tel: (239) 261-8284   Web Site
EIN: 59-1039978

Board Leadership
Marsha Murphy
Chair

CEO
Barbara Tyrrell
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.63 four stars
  Financial 92.62 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Fun Time is to provide safe, quality, affordable education and care for children of low-income working families and to prepare the children for kindergarten, ready to read and ready to learn. Fun Time provides a comprehensive early childhood learning environment. It is guided by The Florida School Readiness Performance Standards and Head Start Performance Standards. The children are taught by teachers with early childhood education and credentialed staff members. The research-based Creative Curriculum provides a framework and a focus on the interest areas in all classrooms as well as supporting the teachers in providing an emergent curriculum. Fun Time offers an academic content in the curriculum for all children 2-5 years old while recognizing the importance that children learn through play.

The mission of Fun Time is to provide safe, quality, affordable education and care for children of low-income working families and to prepare the children for kindergarten, ready to read and ready to learn. Fun Time provides a comprehensive early childhood learning environment. It is guided by The Florida School Readiness Performance Standards and Head Start Performance Standards. The children are taught by teachers with early childhood education and credentialed staff members. The research-based Creative Curriculum provides a framework and a focus on the interest areas in all classrooms as well as supporting the teachers in providing an emergent curriculum. Fun Time offers an academic content in the curriculum for all children 2-5 years old while recognizing the importance that children learn through play.

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Financial

four stars

92.62

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
86.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.62
  Program Expenses Growth 2.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fun Time Early Childhood Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Fun Time Early Childhood Academy on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fun Time Early Childhood Academy (FL) 90.63 four stars
Literacy, Inc. (NY) 89.49 three stars
The Child and Family Network Centers (VA) 85.84 three stars
Families Forward Learning Center (CA) 87.20 three stars
Reach Out and Read, Inc. (MA) 94.81 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $717,304
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $314,436
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $97,521
Total Contributions $1,129,261
   Program Service Revenue $534,099
Total Primary Revenue $1,663,360
   Other Revenue $236,681
TOTAL REVENUE $1,900,041
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,256,413
   Administrative Expenses $165,179
   Fundraising Expenses $50,194
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,471,786
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $428,255
   
Net Assets $5,232,462

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
Early Childhood Learning Environment $1,256,413 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 90.63 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 87.84 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 91.45 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 90.63 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 89.33 three stars
2014-06 09/01/2015 91.12 four stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 92.17 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 90.20 four 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 59-1039978
Name in IRS Master File FUN TIME EARLY CHILDHOOD ACADEMY INC
NTEE Code P33
NTEE Classification Child Day Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (32) Nursery school
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 October, 1964
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$115,036 7.81% Barbara Tyrrell Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Fun Time Early Childhood Academy (FL) 90.63 four stars
Reach Out and Read, Inc. (MA) 94.81 four stars
Opportunity, Inc. of Palm Beach County (FL) 96.26 four stars
Educational First Steps (TX) 92.77 four stars
Trying Together (PA) 92.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Fun Time Early Childhood Academy
102 12th Street North
Naples, FL 34102
tel: (239) 261-8284
fax: (239) 261-4015
EIN: 59-1039978

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Board Leadership

Marsha Murphy
Chair

CEO

Barbara Tyrrell
Executive Director

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