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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

The Centers for Families and Children

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82.24

4500 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, OH 44103
tel: (216) 432-7200   Web Site
EIN: 23-7084455

Board Leadership
Matthew C. Litzler
Chair

CEO
Eric Morse
President and CEO

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  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.24
  Financial 82.50
  Accountability & Transparency 82.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

We believe lasting, positive change begins with access to opportunities. We bridge the opportunity gap by connecting as many people as possible to effective health care, education and essential human services. With core services in early learning, integrated health and wellness, and workforce development, we connect our clients to the right opportunities, relationships, resources and networks that can help them build a better future.

We believe lasting, positive change begins with access to opportunities. We bridge the opportunity gap by connecting as many people as possible to effective health care, education and essential human services. With core services in early learning, integrated health and wellness, and workforce development, we connect our clients to the right opportunities, relationships, resources and networks that can help them build a better future.

Financial

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

82.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.77
  Program Expenses Growth -4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Centers for Families and Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Centers for Families and Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Centers for Families and Children (OH) 82.24
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Monmouth County (NJ) 96.46
Forty Carrots Family Center (FL) 91.86
Jewish Family Service of the Desert (CA) 88.21
Metropolitan Family Services (IL) 94.69

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,977,873
   Federated Campaigns $61,235
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $103,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $14,422,216
Total Contributions $17,564,324
   Program Service Revenue $10,106,778
Total Primary Revenue $27,671,102
   Other Revenue $2,410,609
TOTAL REVENUE $30,081,711
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $29,121,606
   Administrative Expenses $3,676,096
   Fundraising Expenses $205,537
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $33,003,239
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-2,921,528
   
Net Assets $33,156,886

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
Integrated Health Care $14,289,639 49.1%
Early Learning Programs $14,192,896 48.7%
EASE at Work $639,071 2.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 08/03/2021 82.24
2018-12 05/01/2020 82.66
2017-12 06/01/2019 85.10
2016-12 06/01/2018 90.58
2015-12 06/01/2017 90.58
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.40
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 04/01/2016 91.02
2013-12 07/01/2015 89.24
2012-12 05/01/2014 90.61
2011-12 07/01/2013 88.53
2010-12 03/01/2012 89.70
2009-12 09/20/2011 82.13
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 73.97
2008-12 07/01/2010 83.77
2007-12 08/01/2009 88.11
2006-12 07/01/2008 87.27
2005-12 05/01/2007 81.26
2004-12 05/01/2006 77.13
2003-12 04/01/2005 73.70
2002-12 05/01/2004 86.21

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 23-7084455
Name in IRS Master File CENTER FOR FAMILIES AND CHILDREN
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (408) Community service organization
(574) Day care center
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 December, 1970
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Joseph Liszak Interim CEO $59,500
Other Salaries of Note
Not compensated -- Elizabeth Newman Former President & CEO $239,787

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Centers for Families and Children (OH) 82.24
Jewish Family Services of St. Louis (MO) 92.48
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Greater Mercer County (NJ) 90.67
Metropolitan Family Services (IL) 94.69
Casa de Amparo (CA) 93.93

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Charity Contact Info

The Centers for Families and Children
4500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44103
tel: (216) 432-7200
EIN: 23-7084455

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Board Leadership

Matthew C. Litzler
Chair

CEO

Eric Morse
President and CEO

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