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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

SAFEchild

Building strong families

four stars

94.34

864 W. Morgan Street Raleigh, NC 27603
tel: (919) 743-6140   Web Site
EIN: 56-1817816

Board Leadership
Whitney von Haam
President

CEO
Cristin DeRonja
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.34 four stars
  Financial 99.95 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SAFEchild is the only child abuse prevention agency in Wake County working directly with families. SAFEchild offers parent education and support services to families to prevent abuse and neglect, and changes the long-term effects of abuse if it has occurred. SAFEchild, an acronym for Stop Abuse For Every child, supports families with a wide range of needs. The goal for each family turning to SAFEchild is the same: To build a stronger family and create a healthy, nurturing environment which allows children to thrive.

SAFEchild is the only child abuse prevention agency in Wake County working directly with families. SAFEchild offers parent education and support services to families to prevent abuse and neglect, and changes the long-term effects of abuse if it has occurred. SAFEchild, an acronym for Stop Abuse For Every child, supports families with a wide range of needs. The goal for each family turning to SAFEchild is the same: To build a stronger family and create a healthy, nurturing environment which allows children to thrive.

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Financial

four stars

99.95

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
86.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.40
  Program Expenses Growth 10.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SAFEchild on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SAFEchild on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SAFEchild (NC) 94.34 four stars
Center for Child Protection (TX) 91.01 four stars
Comic Relief Inc. (NY) 90.71 four stars
Inspire Brands Foundation (GA) 98.21 four stars
Kimberly Home Pregnancy Resource Center (FL) 85.95 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $872,101
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $413,140
Total Contributions $1,285,241
   Program Service Revenue $69,893
Total Primary Revenue $1,355,134
   Other Revenue $443,459
TOTAL REVENUE $1,798,593
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,318,382
   Administrative Expenses $87,119
   Fundraising Expenses $152,004
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,557,505
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $241,088
   
Net Assets $2,011,559

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
Advocacy Center $581,928 44.1%
Group Based Programs $540,881 41.0%
Home Based Program $147,870 11.2%

Ratings History
SAFEchild has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 10/01/2019 94.34 four stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 92.22 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 91.00 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 83.10 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.25 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 02/01/2016 85.75 three 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 56-1817816
Name in IRS Master File SAFECHILD
NTEE Code I72
NTEE Classification Child Abuse, Prevention of
NTEE Type Crime, Legal-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (327) Prevention of cruelty to children
(526) Rights of criminal defendants
(559) Other matters
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 July, 1992
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,686 4.85% Cristin Deronja Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SAFEchild (NC) 94.34 four stars
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (NY) 98.81 four stars
Kimberly Home Pregnancy Resource Center (FL) 85.95 three stars
Shoes and Clothes for Kids (OH) 90.94 four stars
Judi's House (CO) 86.15 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

SAFEchild
864 W. Morgan Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
tel: (919) 743-6140
fax: (919) 743-6143
EIN: 56-1817816

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Board Leadership

Whitney von Haam
President

CEO

Cristin DeRonja
Executive Director

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