Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation

Creating positive change so all Nebraska children can reach their full potential

four stars

96.66

215 Centennial Mall South Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508
tel: (402) 476-9401   Web Site
EIN: 91-1829974

Board Leadership
Gaye Lynn Schaffart
Chair

CEO
Mary Jo Pankoke
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.66 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation was founded in 1997 as Nebraska's solution for strengthening families so children can reach their full potential in life. Our mission is to create positive change for Nebraska's children through community engagement. We bring public and private sectors together throughout the state to prevent problems that threaten the well-being of our children. Working with local, state and national partners, we promote the importance of providing opportunities and services to families that nurture a child's healthy growth from cradle to career.

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation was founded in 1997 as Nebraska's solution for strengthening families so children can reach their full potential in life. Our mission is to create positive change for Nebraska's children through community engagement. We bring public and private sectors together throughout the state to prevent problems that threaten the well-being of our children. Working with local, state and national partners, we promote the importance of providing opportunities and services to families that nurture a child's healthy growth from cradle to career.

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Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
90.8%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth 19.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nebraska Children and Families Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Nebraska Children and Families Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $17,105,939
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $73,850
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $5,760,514
Total Contributions $22,940,303
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $22,940,303
   Other Revenue $1,878,733
TOTAL REVENUE $24,819,036
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,647,577
   Administrative Expenses $1,081,999
   Fundraising Expenses $282,527
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $19,012,103
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,806,933
   
Net Assets $39,562,013

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$131,668 0.69% Mary Jo Pankoke President

Mission

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation was founded in 1997 as Nebraska's solution for strengthening families so children can reach their full potential in life. Our mission is to create positive change for Nebraska's children through community engagement. We bring public and private sectors together throughout the state to prevent problems that threaten the well-being of our children. Working with local, state and national partners, we promote the importance of providing opportunities and services to families that nurture a child's healthy growth from cradle to career.

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Charity Contact Info

Nebraska Children and Families Foundation
215 Centennial Mall South
Suite 200
Lincoln, NE 68508
tel: (402) 476-9401
fax: (402) 476-9486
EIN: 91-1829974

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Board Leadership

Gaye Lynn Schaffart
Chair

CEO

Mary Jo Pankoke
President