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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Kidworks

Restoring at risk neighborhoods one life at a time

four stars

90.65

1902 West Chestnut Avenue Santa Ana, CA 92703
tel: (714) 834-9400   Web Site
EIN: 74-3081569

Board Leadership
Adrian Montero
Board Chair

CEO
David Benavides
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.65 four stars
  Financial 86.78 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

KidWorks was founded in 1993 in an apartment on Townsend St. as a summer club to keep students off the street. Today, KidWorks serves over 800 children, youth, and parents through weekly programs and over 4,000 community members annually at four learning centers in central Santa Ana. We are developing leaders who want to make a difference in their community. Our vision is to transform challenged neighborhoods in central Santa Ana by building on the strengths and potential in the community through education, character formation, and personal development.

KidWorks was founded in 1993 in an apartment on Townsend St. as a summer club to keep students off the street. Today, KidWorks serves over 800 children, youth, and parents through weekly programs and over 4,000 community members annually at four learning centers in central Santa Ana. We are developing leaders who want to make a difference in their community. Our vision is to transform challenged neighborhoods in central Santa Ana by building on the strengths and potential in the community through education, character formation, and personal development.

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Financial

three stars

86.78

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
79.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.04
  Program Expenses Growth 3.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kidworks on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kidworks on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kidworks (CA) 90.65 four stars
Forty Carrots Family Center (FL) 92.69 four stars
Port Chester Carver Center (NY) 94.16 four stars
The Sheepfold (CA) 87.02 three stars
Oasis - A Haven for Women and Children (NJ) 98.23 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,751,381
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $898,913
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $264,092
Total Contributions $2,914,386
   Program Service Revenue $17,584
Total Primary Revenue $2,931,970
   Other Revenue $-12
TOTAL REVENUE $2,931,958
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,371,186
   Administrative Expenses $207,454
   Fundraising Expenses $320,604
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,899,244
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $32,714
   
Net Assets $5,684,237

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
After School Program $1,150,015 48.5%
Youth and Family Engagement Program $800,455 33.8%
Licensed Preschool Program $420,716 17.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 90.65 four stars
2018-06 05/01/2019 88.21 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 86.86 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 88.01 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 74-3081569
Name in IRS Master File KIDWORKS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 July, 2003
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,733 3.40% David Benavides Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kidworks (CA) 90.65 four stars
National Council of Jewish Women, New York Section (NY) 89.37 three stars
The Women's Home (TX) 93.33 four stars
Veterans of Foreign Wars National Home for Children (MI) 85.84 three stars
Families Forward (CA) 95.87 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kidworks
1902 West Chestnut Avenue
Santa Ana, CA 92703
tel: (714) 834-9400
fax: (714) 834-9494
EIN: 74-3081569

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Board Leadership

Adrian Montero
Board Chair

CEO

David Benavides
Chief Executive Officer

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