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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

One Simple Wish

Every voice heard. Every child loved.

four stars

93.32

1977 North Olden Avenue Suite #292
Trenton, NJ 08618
tel: (609) 883-8484   Web Site
EIN: 26-3128590

Board Leadership
Scott Greenberg
President

CEO
Danielle Gletow
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.32 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

At One Simple Wish we believe that every child deserves love, hope and joy. Every year nearly 500,000 children are impacted by abuse, neglect and trauma and spend time in our nation's foster care system. Through our innovative wish-granting platform, donors can send some love to a child who needs it. When wishes come true, kids not only have a chance to just be kids, but they can also make important connections, experience new things and find their passion.

At One Simple Wish we believe that every child deserves love, hope and joy. Every year nearly 500,000 children are impacted by abuse, neglect and trauma and spend time in our nation's foster care system. Through our innovative wish-granting platform, donors can send some love to a child who needs it. When wishes come true, kids not only have a chance to just be kids, but they can also make important connections, experience new things and find their passion.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
90.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.38
  Program Expenses Growth 10.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by One Simple Wish on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by One Simple Wish on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
One Simple Wish (NJ) 93.32 four stars
The Children's Bereavement Center of South Texas (TX) 96.53 four stars
Cookie Cart (MN) 88.38 three stars
Florence Fuller Child Development Centers (FL) 93.37 four stars
Nebraska Children and Families Foundation (NE) 96.66 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,227,978
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,227,978
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,227,978
   Other Revenue $131
TOTAL REVENUE $1,228,109
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,062,851
   Administrative Expenses $65,776
   Fundraising Expenses $53,283
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,181,910
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $46,199
   
Net Assets $483,529

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
One Simple Wish - Wish Granting $1,056,430 99.4%
Milly's Place $6,421 0.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 11/01/2019 93.32 four 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 26-3128590
Name in IRS Master File ONE SIMPLE WISH
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
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 April, 2009
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
$50,000 4.23% Danielle Gletow Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
One Simple Wish (NJ) 93.32 four stars
Child Advocates of Silicon Valley (CA) 92.96 four stars
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (NY) 98.81 four stars
Eluna (PA) 86.24 three stars
Pendleton Place (SC) 90.02 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

One Simple Wish
1977 North Olden Avenue
Suite #292
Trenton, NJ 08618
tel: (609) 883-8484
EIN: 26-3128590

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Board Leadership

Scott Greenberg
President

CEO

Danielle Gletow
Executive Director

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