Human Services : Children's and Family Services

CASA of St. Louis

Speaking up for kids in foster care

three stars

87.83

105 South Central Avenue St. Louis, MO 63105
tel: (314) 615-2912   Web Site
EIN: 43-1807059

Board Leadership
Kimberley Vuitel
Chair

CEO
Jennifer Howard
Interim Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.83 three stars
  Financial 83.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Voices for Children advocates for abused and neglected children and youth in St. Louis by representing their best interests in court and in the community. While working toward a safe home with a forever family, Voices' teams of child advocates—CASA volunteers, social work professionals and child advocacy attorneys—work on behalf of each child to expedite vital health, mental health and educational services. Our child advocates give each child a strong voice in the critical decisions that impact every aspect of their lives. Our vision is a community where every child is nurtured, supported and has access to connections and resources necessary for them to know their value and reach their full potential.

Voices for Children advocates for abused and neglected children and youth in St. Louis by representing their best interests in court and in the community. While working toward a safe home with a forever family, Voices' teams of child advocates—CASA volunteers, social work professionals and child advocacy attorneys—work on behalf of each child to expedite vital health, mental health and educational services. Our child advocates give each child a strong voice in the critical decisions that impact every aspect of their lives. Our vision is a community where every child is nurtured, supported and has access to connections and resources necessary for them to know their value and reach their full potential.

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Financial

three stars

83.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
70.2%
  Administrative Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 15.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 11.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CASA of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CASA of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $756,527
   Federated Campaigns $125,340
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $201,651
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $837,177
Total Contributions $1,920,695
   Program Service Revenue $101,556
Total Primary Revenue $2,022,251
   Other Revenue $-20,150
TOTAL REVENUE $2,002,101
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,497,938
   Administrative Expenses $272,236
   Fundraising Expenses $314,020
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,084,194
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-82,093
   
Net Assets $1,538,041

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$95,466 4.58% Steve Moergen Executive Director

Mission

Voices for Children advocates for abused and neglected children and youth in St. Louis by representing their best interests in court and in the community. While working toward a safe home with a forever family, Voices' teams of child advocates—CASA volunteers, social work professionals and child advocacy attorneys—work on behalf of each child to expedite vital health, mental health and educational services. Our child advocates give each child a strong voice in the critical decisions that impact every aspect of their lives. Our vision is a community where every child is nurtured, supported and has access to connections and resources necessary for them to know their value and reach their full potential.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CASA of St. Louis (MO) 87.83 three stars
Court Appointed Special Advocates of Collin County (TX) 91.23 four stars
Pennsylvania Partnerships for Children (PA) 86.27 three stars
Center for the Study of Social Policy (DC) 87.07 three stars
Alliance For Children (TX) 93.10 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

CASA of St. Louis
105 South Central Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63105
tel: (314) 615-2912
EIN: 43-1807059

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 16611
St. Louis, MO 63105

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Board Leadership

Kimberley Vuitel
Chair

CEO

Jennifer Howard
Interim Chief Executive Officer