Education : Early Childhood Programs and Services

Trying Together

Supporting the work of early childhood

91.45

5604 Solway Street Pittsburgh, PA 15217
tel: (412) 421-3889   Web Site
EIN: 25-6089906

Board Leadership
Todd Wolynn
President

CEO
Cara Ciminillo
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.45
  Financial 95.00
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00
This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Trying Together supports high-quality care and education for young children by providing advocacy, community resources, and professional growth opportunities for the needs and rights of children, their families, and the individuals who interact with them. We work regionally (in Southwestern Pennsylvania) and take our expertise and models to statewide and national audiences. We envisions a future in which all caregivers feel valued.

Trying Together supports high-quality care and education for young children by providing advocacy, community resources, and professional growth opportunities for the needs and rights of children, their families, and the individuals who interact with them. We work regionally (in Southwestern Pennsylvania) and take our expertise and models to statewide and national audiences. We envisions a future in which all caregivers feel valued.

Financial

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

89.00

This rating was published 10/01/2021 and includes data from FY2020, 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)
88.2%
  Administrative Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.81
  Program Expenses Growth 31.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Trying Together on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Trying Together on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,268,090
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,268,090
   Program Service Revenue $2,816,830
Total Primary Revenue $5,084,920
   Other Revenue $30,366
TOTAL REVENUE $5,115,286
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,091,528
   Administrative Expenses $365,056
   Fundraising Expenses $33,070
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,489,654
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $625,632
   
Net Assets $2,573,574

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$126,769 2.82% Cara Ciminillo Executive Director

Mission

Trying Together supports high-quality care and education for young children by providing advocacy, community resources, and professional growth opportunities for the needs and rights of children, their families, and the individuals who interact with them. We work regionally (in Southwestern Pennsylvania) and take our expertise and models to statewide and national audiences. We envisions a future in which all caregivers feel valued.

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Charity Contact Info

Trying Together
5604 Solway Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15217
tel: (412) 421-3889
fax: (412) 421-7624
EIN: 25-6089906

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Board Leadership

Todd Wolynn
President

CEO

Cara Ciminillo
Executive Director