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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Childhelp

For the love of a child

three stars

85.77

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

Board Leadership
Sara O'Meara
CEO & Board Chairman

CEO
Sara O'Meara
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.77 three stars
  Financial 80.28 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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

three stars

80.28

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
92.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.07
  Program Expenses Growth 4.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 82.9%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Childhelp (AZ) 85.77 three stars
Masonic Home of Georgia (GA) 87.50 three stars
Operation Breakthrough (MO) 95.72 four stars
Christel House International (IN) 94.15 four stars
Power to Decide (DC) 92.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,665,985
   Federated Campaigns $149,923
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,065,381
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,003,376
Total Contributions $11,884,665
   Program Service Revenue $29,289,248
Total Primary Revenue $41,173,913
   Other Revenue $1,953,743
TOTAL REVENUE $43,127,656
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $36,295,373
   Administrative Expenses $1,994,876
   Fundraising Expenses $1,476,785
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $39,767,034
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,360,622
   
Net Assets $3,754,574

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 $22,654,799 62.4%
Education $5,806,264 16.0%
Advocacy/Diagnostic $3,624,411 10.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
2005-06 04/01/2007 80.95 three 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
$556,769 1.40% Sara O'Meara Chairman/CEO

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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
CEO & Board Chairman

CEO

Sara O'Meara
CEO

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