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International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

Kiwanis Children's Fund

Working together with Kiwanis International to serve the children of the world

three stars

87.86

3636 Woodview Trace Indianapolis, IN 46268
tel: (800) 549-2647   Web Site
EIN: 36-6072039

Board Leadership
Mark B. Rabaut
President

CEO
Ann Updegraff Spleth
Chief Operating Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.86 three stars
  Financial 82.84 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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

Financial

three stars

82.84

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
68.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 21.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.69
  Program Expenses Growth 37.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kiwanis Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kiwanis Children's Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kiwanis Children's Fund (IN) 87.86 three stars
Pangaea Global AIDS (CA) 87.25 three stars
Carolina for Kibera (NC) 92.08 four stars
ENLACE USA (CA) 89.90 three stars
Grassroot Soccer (VT) 92.28 four stars

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Founded in 1939, the mission of the Kiwanis International Foundation is to financially assist Kiwanis International in serving the children of the world. The Kiwanis International Foundation has grown into a multimillion-dollar foundation providing grants to thousands of organizations worldwide aimed at making better the lives of children. Kiwanis, through guidance and example, works to develop future generations of leaders. Every day, Kiwanians are revitalizing neighborhoods, organizing youth-sports programs, tutoring, building playgrounds, and performing countless other projects to help children and communities.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $23,890,955
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,500,000
Total Contributions $25,390,955
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $25,390,955
   Other Revenue $927,612
TOTAL REVENUE $26,318,567
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,334,119
   Administrative Expenses $1,590,000
   Fundraising Expenses $2,539,598
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,463,717
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $12,854,850
   
Net Assets $46,916,324

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
Maternal and Neonatal Tetanus Elimination $8,616,044 92.3%
Distributions for Programs $558,075 6.0%
Distributions for Building Playgrounds $150,000 1.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 10/01/2016 87.86 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 85.00 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 92.69 four stars
2013-09 11/01/2014 88.65 three stars
2012-09 09/01/2013 85.34 three stars
2011-09 09/01/2012 76.53 two stars
2010-09 11/01/2011 67.48 one star
2009-09 09/20/2011 62.34 one star
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 46.90 zero star
2008-09 10/01/2009 66.47 one star
2007-09 03/01/2009 64.45 one star
2006-09 07/01/2007 90.72 four stars
2005-09 07/01/2006 76.42 two stars
2004-09 07/01/2005 82.32 three stars
2003-09 06/01/2004 65.95 one star
2002-09 06/09/2003 79.95 two stars
2001-09 02/05/2003 89.61 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 36-6072039
Name in IRS Master File KIWANIS INTERNATIONAL FOUNDATION INC
NTEE Code T30
NTEE Classification Public Foundations
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(40) Scholarships (other)
(349) Other youth organization or 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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date January, 1960
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 2011

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 Compensation from Affiliates
Not compensated -- Stan Soderstrom Executive Director $242,137
Other Salaries of Note
$141,958 1.05% Ann Updegraff Spleth Chief Operating Officer --

Founded in 1939, the mission of the Kiwanis International Foundation is to financially assist Kiwanis International in serving the children of the world. The Kiwanis International Foundation has grown into a multimillion-dollar foundation providing grants to thousands of organizations worldwide aimed at making better the lives of children. Kiwanis, through guidance and example, works to develop future generations of leaders. Every day, Kiwanians are revitalizing neighborhoods, organizing youth-sports programs, tutoring, building playgrounds, and performing countless other projects to help children and communities.

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Charity Contact Info

Kiwanis Children's Fund
3636 Woodview Trace
Indianapolis, IN 46268
tel: (800) 549-2647
fax: (317) 879-0204
EIN: 36-6072039

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Board Leadership

Mark B. Rabaut
President

CEO

Ann Updegraff Spleth
Chief Operating Officer

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