Education : Early Childhood Programs and Services

Trying Together

Supporting the work of early childhood

four stars

92.02

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 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 07/01/2020 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 17.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
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 $1,869,412
   Federated Campaigns $39,988
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,909,400
   Program Service Revenue $876,384
Total Primary Revenue $2,785,784
   Other Revenue $15,266
TOTAL REVENUE $2,801,050
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,152,609
   Administrative Expenses $340,248
   Fundraising Expenses $40,831
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,533,688
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $267,362
   
Net Assets $1,947,942

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$109,653 4.32% 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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Trying Together (PA) 92.02 four stars
Sheltering Arms Early Education & Family Centers (GA) 88.07 three stars
Pathways Early Education Center of Immokalee (FL) 93.65 four stars
Reach Out and Read, Inc. (MA) 85.88 three stars
Fun Time Early Childhood Academy (FL) 89.69 three stars

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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