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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

One World Children's Fund

Creating an Equal World for Children

four stars

98.23

3108 Glendale Boulevard #506
Los Angeles, CA 90039
tel: (415) 255-3014   Web Site
EIN: 77-0479205

Board Leadership
Ralph McLeran
Board Chair

CEO
August Pabst
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 2000, One World Children's Fund unites people to increase the impact of grassroots efforts to improve children's lives in communities worldwide. We work with communities in more than 20 countries across the globe in Africa, Asia, and the Americas. We have distributed more than $10 million directly to our grassroots partners serving 500,000 children per year. These funds have created a more equal world for children through access to education, healthcare, shelter, opportunity and love.

Founded in 2000, One World Children's Fund unites people to increase the impact of grassroots efforts to improve children's lives in communities worldwide. We work with communities in more than 20 countries across the globe in Africa, Asia, and the Americas. We have distributed more than $10 million directly to our grassroots partners serving 500,000 children per year. These funds have created a more equal world for children through access to education, healthcare, shelter, opportunity and love.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Total dollar amount of grants awarded
170,000
Number of fiscal sponsorship dollars distributed
2,500,000
Number of grassroots organizations supported
57
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
90.3%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth 27.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by One World Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by One World Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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One World Children's Fund (CA) 98.23 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,198,256
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,198,256
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,198,256
   Other Revenue $20,695
TOTAL REVENUE $3,218,951
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,819,185
   Administrative Expenses $173,152
   Fundraising Expenses $105,583
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,097,920
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $121,031
   
Net Assets $1,473,010

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
One World Children's Fund has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 12/01/2019 98.23 four stars
2017-09 09/01/2018 98.23 four stars
2016-09 05/01/2018 96.46 four stars
2015-09 04/01/2017 80.86 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 77-0479205
Name in IRS Master File ONE WORLD CHILDRENS FUND
NTEE Code T20
NTEE Classification Private Grantmaking Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 April, 1998
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,539 2.95% Emily Jonas CEO & Executive Director

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One World Children's Fund (CA) 98.23 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

One World Children's Fund
3108 Glendale Boulevard
#506
Los Angeles, CA 90039
tel: (415) 255-3014
EIN: 77-0479205

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Board Leadership

Ralph McLeran
Board Chair

CEO

August Pabst
Chief Executive Officer

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