Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The Children's Health Fund

Health care and advocacy for America's most vulnerable children

three stars

80.69

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 80.69 three stars
  Financial 73.00 two 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 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of children who have access to healthcare
61,272
Number of patient visits
160,560
Number of community-based organizations providing primary prevention services in nutrition
21
This impact information is current as of November 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

73.00

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)
78.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth -1.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 37.2%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,883,627
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,365,530
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $780,564
Total Contributions $13,029,721
   Program Service Revenue $44,050
Total Primary Revenue $13,073,771
   Other Revenue $244,497
TOTAL REVENUE $13,318,268
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $10,140,110
   Administrative Expenses $1,329,611
   Fundraising Expenses $1,290,007
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,759,728
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $558,540
   
Net Assets $6,756,701

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$269,887 2.11% Dennis Walto Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$219,885 1.72% Irwin Redlener Co-Founder & President

Mission

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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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