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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

North Fulton Child Development Association

Making a great start toward a bright future

four stars

92.19

89 Grove Way Roswell, GA 30075
tel: (770) 992-4339   Web Site
EIN: 58-1085443

Board Leadership
Mike Mudd
Chair

CEO
Donna Smythe
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.19 four stars
  Financial 99.04 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

99.04

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.23
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Fulton Child Development Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by North Fulton Child Development Association on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Fulton Child Development Association (GA) 92.19 four stars
Common Threads (TX) 88.00 three stars
Teen Living Programs (IL) 85.52 three stars
Cradles to Crayons (MA) 95.47 four stars
Free The Kids (NC) 85.49 three stars

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The Child Development Association (CDA) provides affordable early learning programs and childcare for preschool children of low-income families in the metro Atlanta area. The CDA prepares economically disadvantaged children for success in education and life. And, our childcare services enable hardworking parents to maintain full-time employment to support their families. The CDA is a vibrant organization that has provided outstanding service to low-income, hard-working families and their young children for 45 years.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $581,431
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $786,067
Total Contributions $1,367,498
   Program Service Revenue $505,402
Total Primary Revenue $1,872,900
   Other Revenue $114,893
TOTAL REVENUE $1,987,793
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,861,609
   Administrative Expenses $148,466
   Fundraising Expenses $72,666
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,082,741
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-94,948
   
Net Assets $2,744,079

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
Children's Center $1,517,984 81.5%
Georgia Pre-K $236,285 12.7%
Parents as Teacher $107,340 5.8%

Ratings History
North Fulton Child Development Association has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 92.19 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.22 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 92.18 four stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 92.16 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 58-1085443
Name in IRS Master File NORTH FULTON CHILD DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(349) Other youth organization or 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 November, 1969
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$85,728 4.11% Donna Smythe Executive Director

The Child Development Association (CDA) provides affordable early learning programs and childcare for preschool children of low-income families in the metro Atlanta area. The CDA prepares economically disadvantaged children for success in education and life. And, our childcare services enable hardworking parents to maintain full-time employment to support their families. The CDA is a vibrant organization that has provided outstanding service to low-income, hard-working families and their young children for 45 years.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
North Fulton Child Development Association (GA) 92.19 four stars
Operation Breakthrough (MO) 93.26 four stars
PACER Center (MN) 89.00 three stars
The Kentucky United Methodist Homes for Children & Youth (KY) 88.38 three stars
Center for Child Protection (TX) 91.65 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

North Fulton Child Development Association
89 Grove Way
Roswell, GA 30075
tel: (770) 992-4339
EIN: 58-1085443

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Board Leadership

Mike Mudd
Chair

CEO

Donna Smythe
Executive Director

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