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The Children's Health Fund

Health care and advocacy for America's most vulnerable children

two stars

78.36

215 West 125th Street Suite 301
New York, NY 10027
tel: (212) 535-9400   Web Site
EIN: 13-3468427

Board Leadership
Hervé Sedky
Chair

CEO
Dennis Walto
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 78.36 two stars
  Financial 70.21 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1987, the Children's Health Fund (CHF) is committed to providing comprehensive health care to the nation's most medically underserved children and their families through the development and support of innovative primary care medical programs and the promotion of guaranteed access to appropriate health care for all children. CHF is dedicated to meeting the complex and challenging health needs of underserved children. Children's Health Fund realizes this mission through the energy and talent of our dedicated team of doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, nutritionists, and other clinical and support staff and our partnerships with esteemed academic medical centers.

Founded in 1987, the Children's Health Fund (CHF) is committed to providing comprehensive health care to the nation's most medically underserved children and their families through the development and support of innovative primary care medical programs and the promotion of guaranteed access to appropriate health care for all children. CHF is dedicated to meeting the complex and challenging health needs of underserved children. Children's Health Fund realizes this mission through the energy and talent of our dedicated team of doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, nutritionists, and other clinical and support staff and our partnerships with esteemed academic medical centers.

Financial

two stars

70.21

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
77.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth -5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 52.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Health Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Health Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Children's Health Fund (NY) 78.36 two stars
Saban Community Clinic (CA) 95.03 four stars
City of Hope (CA) 90.67 four stars
Healing the Children New Jersey (NJ) 87.34 three stars
Circle Health Services (OH) 93.69 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,696,597
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,559,753
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $436,567
Total Contributions $11,692,917
   Program Service Revenue $10,000
Total Primary Revenue $11,702,917
   Other Revenue $-65,070
TOTAL REVENUE $11,637,847
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,134,166
   Administrative Expenses $1,240,450
   Fundraising Expenses $1,303,762
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $11,678,378
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-40,531
   
Net Assets $6,112,587

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
National Programs $4,690,932 51.3%
New York Programs $2,707,348 29.6%
Public Education & Awareness $1,491,768 16.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 03/01/2018 78.36 two stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 78.98 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.70 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 77.47 two stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 77.29 two stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.92 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.13 three stars
2011-12 12/20/2012 81.07 three stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 78.16 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.44 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 85.21 three stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 91.12 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 91.21 four stars
2006-12 04/01/2008 93.41 four stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 93.78 four stars
2004-12 04/01/2006 84.07 three stars
2003-12 03/01/2005 93.78 four stars
2002-12 05/01/2004 77.57 two stars
2001-12 02/05/2003 85.66 three stars
2000-12 10/15/2002 79.73 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 13-3468427
Name in IRS Master File THE CHILDRENS HEALTH FUND
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 September, 1993
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, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$277,720 2.37% Dennis Walto Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$242,962 2.08% Irwin Redlener Co-Founder & President

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Children's Health Fund (NY) 78.36 two stars
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Charity Contact Info

The Children's Health Fund
215 West 125th Street
Suite 301
New York, NY 10027
tel: (212) 535-9400
EIN: 13-3468427

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Board Leadership

Hervé Sedky
Chair

CEO

Dennis Walto
Chief Executive Officer

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