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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Los Cabos Children's Foundation

Changing the world, one child at a time!

four stars

91.69

1585 Thomas Center Drive Suite 101
Eagan, MN 55122
tel: (651) 289-7661   Web Site
EIN: 20-2882711

Board Leadership
Felipe Fernández
Chair

CEO
Marisa Comella
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.69 four stars
  Financial 88.25 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

OUR MISSION & VISION
Promote, strengthen and advance programs that have a focus on health and wellness for children in Baja California Sur, so they can have a better quality of life.

THE PRINCIPLES THAT GUIDE US
RESPECT for life and for all human beings
COLLABORATION because together we achieve greater impact
EXCELLENCE to fulfill our mission effectively
SERVICE in the favor of the most vulnerable in our community
JOY to celebrate the lives of children
LOVE for our cause
GRATITUDE towards our community
HOPE to change the world, one child at a time!!

OUR MISSION & VISION
Promote, strengthen and advance programs that have a focus on health and wellness for children in Baja California Sur, so they can have a better quality of life.

THE PRINCIPLES THAT GUIDE US
RESPECT for life and for all human beings
COLLABORATION because together we achieve greater impact
EXCELLENCE to fulfill our mission effectively
SERVICE in the favor of the most vulnerable in our community
JOY to celebrate the lives of children
LOVE for our cause
GRATITUDE towards our community
HOPE to change the world, one child at a time!!

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of programs supported
26
Number of children benefited
5,524
Number of Health Issues addressed
8
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

88.25

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
80.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.31
  Program Expenses Growth 1.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Los Cabos Children's Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Los Cabos Children's Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Los Cabos Children's Foundation (MN) 91.69 four stars
Anera (DC) 85.85 three stars
Neverthirst (AL) 92.61 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $366,953
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,577,485
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,944,438
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,944,438
   Other Revenue $-20,712
TOTAL REVENUE $1,923,726
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,098,379
   Administrative Expenses $97,491
   Fundraising Expenses $130,228
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,326,098
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $597,628
   
Net Assets $2,586,539

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
Economic Support & Strategic Aid $402,226 36.6%
Long Term Care and Support for Children with Heart Defects $381,906 34.8%
Support for Children with Critical Health Needs $136,529 12.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 02/01/2020 91.69 four stars
2017-06 11/01/2018 89.11 three stars
2016-06 02/01/2018 90.10 four stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 88.93 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 91.86 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 94.74 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 12/01/2015 93.79 four stars
2013-12 03/01/2015 81.23 three stars
2012-12 09/01/2014 71.18 two 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 20-2882711
Name in IRS Master File LOS CABOS CHILDRENS FOUNDATION
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
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 October, 2005
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
$59,254 4.46% Maria I. Comella Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Los Cabos Children's Foundation (MN) 91.69 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Los Cabos Children's Foundation
1585 Thomas Center Drive
Suite 101
Eagan, MN 55122
tel: (651) 289-7661
EIN: 20-2882711

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Board Leadership

Felipe Fernández
Chair

CEO

Marisa Comella
Executive Director

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