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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Childhelp

For the love of a child

three stars

83.24

4350 E. Camelback Road Bldg. F250
Phoenix, AZ 85018
tel: (480) 922-8212   Web Site
EIN: 95-2884608

Board Leadership
Sara O'Meara
Chairman

CEO
Sara O'Meara
Chairman, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.24 three stars
  Financial 76.64 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1959, Childhelp is a leading national organization dedicated to meeting the physical, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs of abused, neglected and at-risk children. We do so by focusing our efforts in the areas of advocacy, treatment, prevention, and community outreach. Childhelp's programs and services include: Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline (National), Childhelp Speak Up Be Safe Prevention Education Curriculum (National), Children's Advocacy Centers (AZ & TN), Residential Treatment Facilities (CA & VA), Therapeutic Group Homes (CA), and Therapeutic Foster Care (TN & CA).

Founded in 1959, Childhelp is a leading national organization dedicated to meeting the physical, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs of abused, neglected and at-risk children. We do so by focusing our efforts in the areas of advocacy, treatment, prevention, and community outreach. Childhelp's programs and services include: Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline (National), Childhelp Speak Up Be Safe Prevention Education Curriculum (National), Children's Advocacy Centers (AZ & TN), Residential Treatment Facilities (CA & VA), Therapeutic Group Homes (CA), and Therapeutic Foster Care (TN & CA).

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Financial

two stars

76.64

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
90.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.10
  Program Expenses Growth 4.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 76.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Childhelp on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Childhelp on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Childhelp (AZ) 83.24 three stars
Connie Maxwell Children's Home (SC) 88.06 three stars
Youth First (IN) 85.81 three stars
PACER Center (MN) 88.09 three stars
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (NY) 94.34 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,040,489
   Federated Campaigns $127,482
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,023,409
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $964,413
Total Contributions $10,155,793
   Program Service Revenue $30,900,458
Total Primary Revenue $41,056,251
   Other Revenue $2,288,725
TOTAL REVENUE $43,344,976
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,914,939
   Administrative Expenses $1,720,598
   Fundraising Expenses $2,549,261
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $41,184,798
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,160,178
   
Net Assets $5,307,351

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
Residential $23,515,561 63.7%
Education $5,026,528 13.6%
Advocacy/Diagnostic $3,901,925 10.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 83.24 three stars
2017-06 12/01/2018 85.77 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 82.11 three stars
2015-06 04/01/2017 78.59 two stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 78.04 two stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 76.84 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 77.42 two stars
2013-06 06/01/2015 76.57 two stars
2013-06 05/01/2015 76.07 two stars
2012-06 07/01/2014 81.19 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2014 80.84 three stars
2012-06 02/01/2014 75.51 two stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 71.98 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 84.42 three stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 79.13 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 74.01 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 83.17 three stars
2008-06 11/01/2009 81.06 three stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 82.46 three stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 78.16 two 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 95-2884608
Name in IRS Master File CHILDHELP INC
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 (29) Other religious 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 May, 1961
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$509,081 1.23% Sara O'Meara Chairman/CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$509,354 1.23% Yvonne Fedderson President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Childhelp (AZ) 83.24 three stars
Bright by Three (CO) 94.93 four stars
Connie Maxwell Children's Home (SC) 88.06 three stars
Bivona Child Advocacy Center (NY) 94.34 four stars
The Centers for Exceptional Children (NC) 88.19 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Childhelp
4350 E. Camelback Road
Bldg. F250
Phoenix, AZ 85018
tel: (480) 922-8212
EIN: 95-2884608

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Board Leadership

Sara O'Meara
Chairman

CEO

Sara O'Meara
Chairman, CEO

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