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International : Development and Relief Services

Los Cabos Children's Foundation

Changing the world, one child at a time!

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Impact Information is available from our partner, GuideStar

three stars

89.11

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 89.11 three stars
  Financial 84.61 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

OUR MISSION
Promote, fund, monitor and strengthen programs that have a focus on health for children in Baja California Sur.

OUR VISION
Better quality of life for the children of Baja California Sur, through health.

THE PRINCIPLES THAT GUIDE US
RESPECT for life and for all human beings
COLLABORATION because we know we can't do it alone
EXCELLENCE in the work we do every day
SERVICE to the most vulnerable
JOY to celebrate children's purest essence
LOVE for the children we serve
HOPE to never give up, despite the obstacles
GRATITUDE to all who believe in us and join us in helping the children every day

OUR MISSION
Promote, fund, monitor and strengthen programs that have a focus on health for children in Baja California Sur.

OUR VISION
Better quality of life for the children of Baja California Sur, through health.

THE PRINCIPLES THAT GUIDE US
RESPECT for life and for all human beings
COLLABORATION because we know we can't do it alone
EXCELLENCE in the work we do every day
SERVICE to the most vulnerable
JOY to celebrate children's purest essence
LOVE for the children we serve
HOPE to never give up, despite the obstacles
GRATITUDE to all who believe in us and join us in helping the children every day

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of programs supported
18
Number of children benefited
3,300
Number of Health Issues addressed
8
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This impact information is current as of January 2019, 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

84.61

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
74.9%
  Administrative Expenses 18.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.98
  Program Expenses Growth -16.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Los Cabos Children's Foundation (MN) 89.11 three stars
Samaritan's Feet (NC) 92.38 four stars
Catholic Relief Services (MD) 90.91 four stars
DKT International (DC) 89.24 three stars
Rafiki Foundation (FL) 92.30 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $334,331
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $871,810
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,206,141
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,206,141
   Other Revenue $181,154
TOTAL REVENUE $1,387,295
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $849,862
   Administrative Expenses $81,466
   Fundraising Expenses $95,126
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,026,454
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $360,841
   
Net Assets $2,317,154

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
Long Term Care and Support for Children with Heart Defects $240,436 28.3%
Economic Support & Strategic Aid $240,436 28.3%
Support for Children with Critical Health Needs $86,289 10.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$88,536 8.62% Maria I. Comella Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Los Cabos Children's Foundation (MN) 89.11 three stars
The PRASAD Project (NY) 87.25 three stars
Rotaplast International (CA) 96.05 four stars
Global Hope Network International (FL) 89.58 three stars
Himalayan Cataract Project (VT) 94.07 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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