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The Children's Health Fund
215 West 125th Street
Suite 301
New York, NY 10027
tel: (800) 535-7448
EIN: 13-3468427

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Board Leadership

Robert Essner


Irwin Redlener
President, Co-Founder

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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The Children's Health Fund

Health care and advocacy for America's most vulnerable children

(out of 100)
Overall Score & Rating 79.70 2 stars
  Financial 71.30 2 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 4 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial Performance Metrics
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity’s total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth -5.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 56.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Health Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Income Statement     (FYE 12/2014)

   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $11,481,220
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,468,696
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $222,294
Total Contributions $13,172,210
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $13,172,210
   Other Revenue $130,249
TOTAL REVENUE $13,302,459
   Program Expenses $10,677,896
   Administrative Expenses $1,557,362
   Fundraising Expenses $1,694,563
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-627,362
Net Assets $6,313,161

Financial Charts

Compensation of Leaders     (FYE 12/2014)

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$242,962 1.74% Irwin Redlener President
Other Salaries of Note
$114,900 0.82% Karen Redlener Secretary


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.

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