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Health : Patient and Family Support

Give Kids The World

Where happiness inspires hope

100.00

210 South Bass Road Kissimmee, FL 34746
tel: (800) 995-5437   Web Site
EIN: 59-2654440

Board Leadership
Michael J. Short
Chairman

CEO
Pam Landwirth
President

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

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.61
  Program Expenses Growth 10.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Give Kids The World on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Give Kids The World on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Give Kids The World (FL) 100.00
Make-A-Wish Foundation of San Diego (CA) 92.35
Make-A-Wish Arizona (AZ) 88.71
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Nebraska (NE) 95.29
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Greater Ohio, Kentucky and Indiana (OH) 85.49

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Give Kids The World exists only to fulfill the wishes of all children with life-threatening illnesses and their families from around the world to experience a memorable, joyful, cost-free visit to the Central Florida attractions, and to enjoy the magic of Give Kids The World Village for as long as there is a need. Each day, Give Kids The World lives by this mission and has made a promise to never turn a child away. Since 1986, more than 122,000 children have had their dream come true at Give Kids The World. Through the tireless support of our volunteers, employees and generous partners, we dedicate each and every day to these special families.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $38,548,230
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $512,330
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $39,060,560
   Program Service Revenue $7,151,189
Total Primary Revenue $46,211,749
   Other Revenue $4,568,626
TOTAL REVENUE $50,780,375
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $41,785,140
   Administrative Expenses $822,611
   Fundraising Expenses $2,312,428
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $44,920,179
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,860,196
   
Net Assets $105,919,312

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
Family Vacations for Children and their Families $41,785,140 100.0%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 100.00
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 99.50
2013-12 06/01/2015 95.74
2012-12 12/01/2013 91.88
2011-12 02/01/2013 91.73
2010-12 04/01/2012 93.77
2009-12 09/20/2011 99.42
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 99.32
2008-12 10/01/2010 94.08
2007-12 09/01/2008 99.23
2006-12 09/01/2007 99.31
2005-12 11/01/2006 99.30
2004-12 06/01/2005 92.02
2003-12 11/01/2004 85.65
2002-12 11/01/2003 99.13
2001-12 10/15/2002 99.13
2000-12 04/15/2002 99.10

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

EIN 59-2654440
Name in IRS Master File GIVE KIDS THE WORLD INC
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 (349) Other youth organization or activities
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 October, 1986
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, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$231,420 0.51% Pamela Landwirth President

Give Kids The World exists only to fulfill the wishes of all children with life-threatening illnesses and their families from around the world to experience a memorable, joyful, cost-free visit to the Central Florida attractions, and to enjoy the magic of Give Kids The World Village for as long as there is a need. Each day, Give Kids The World lives by this mission and has made a promise to never turn a child away. Since 1986, more than 122,000 children have had their dream come true at Give Kids The World. Through the tireless support of our volunteers, employees and generous partners, we dedicate each and every day to these special families.

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Charity Contact Info

Give Kids The World
210 South Bass Road
Kissimmee, FL 34746
tel: (800) 995-5437
fax: (407) 396-1207
EIN: 59-2654440

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Board Leadership

Michael J. Short
Chairman

CEO

Pam Landwirth
President

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