Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Maine Children's Home

Programs that build and strengthen families

94.64

93 Silver Street Waterville, ME 04901
tel: (207) 873-4253   Web Site
EIN: 01-0267392

Board Leadership
Daniel Santos
President

CEO
Richard Dorian
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.64
  Financial 93.57
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Maine Children's Home (MCH) is a 501(c)(3) organization that offers programs for building and strengthening families and their children, instilling hope for the future and a better quality of life. Founded in 1899, this Waterville-based organization has evolved with the changing needs of Maine families and children, and supports more than 3,000 people each year through the following programs and services:
* Family Adoption Program - Providing a lifetime of services for birth parents and adoptive families
* Family Counseling Center - Guiding towards hope, healing, and wholeness
* Teen Parent Education Program - Helping young parents build a foundation for their future
* Connected Families Project - Offering powerful, accessible tools to help strengthen families
* Christmas Program - Sharing joy and winter warmth with kids and families

Maine Children's Home (MCH) is a 501(c)(3) organization that offers programs for building and strengthening families and their children, instilling hope for the future and a better quality of life. Founded in 1899, this Waterville-based organization has evolved with the changing needs of Maine families and children, and supports more than 3,000 people each year through the following programs and services:
* Family Adoption Program - Providing a lifetime of services for birth parents and adoptive families
* Family Counseling Center - Guiding towards hope, healing, and wholeness
* Teen Parent Education Program - Helping young parents build a foundation for their future
* Connected Families Project - Offering powerful, accessible tools to help strengthen families
* Christmas Program - Sharing joy and winter warmth with kids and families

Financial

93.57

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.12
  Program Expenses Growth 6.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Maine Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Maine Children's Home on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $762,557
   Federated Campaigns $15,315
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $34,949
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $156,815
Total Contributions $969,636
   Program Service Revenue $919,490
Total Primary Revenue $1,889,126
   Other Revenue $183,366
TOTAL REVENUE $2,072,492
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,501,445
   Administrative Expenses $116,233
   Fundraising Expenses $198,350
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,816,028
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-743,536
   
Net Assets $8,167,149

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$81,105 2.88% Richard L. Dorian Executive Director

Mission

Maine Children's Home (MCH) is a 501(c)(3) organization that offers programs for building and strengthening families and their children, instilling hope for the future and a better quality of life. Founded in 1899, this Waterville-based organization has evolved with the changing needs of Maine families and children, and supports more than 3,000 people each year through the following programs and services:
* Family Adoption Program - Providing a lifetime of services for birth parents and adoptive families
* Family Counseling Center - Guiding towards hope, healing, and wholeness
* Teen Parent Education Program - Helping young parents build a foundation for their future
* Connected Families Project - Offering powerful, accessible tools to help strengthen families
* Christmas Program - Sharing joy and winter warmth with kids and families

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Maine Children's Home (ME) 94.64
Gift of Adoption Fund (IL) 89.94
My Stuff Bags Foundation (CA) 92.92
New Mexico Christian Children's Home (NM) 88.79
Boys and Girls Home of North Carolina (NC) 91.35

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Charity Contact Info

Maine Children's Home
93 Silver Street
Waterville, ME 04901
tel: (207) 873-4253
EIN: 01-0267392

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Board Leadership

Daniel Santos
President

CEO

Richard Dorian
Executive Director