International : Development and Relief Services (Grantmaking)

Kiwanis Children's Fund

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

four stars

90.54

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

Board Leadership
George E.H. Cadman
President

CEO
Stan D. Soderstrom
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.54 four stars
  Financial 86.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Kiwanis Children's Fund serves as the fundraising and grant making arm of Kiwanis International, a 670,000-member global service organization dedicated to serving the children of the world. KCF awards grants to Kiwanis-family clubs, districts, and district foundations. The organization's grants help fund: the Global Campaign for Children; Kiwanis-family youth initiatives and service projects benefiting children; youth scholarships; Kiwanis-family disaster relief efforts; and programs to recognize excellence in youth leadership. As reported by KCF, Kiwanis International and UNICEF currently partner on the Global Campaign for Children - The Eliminate Project - to help eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus.

The Kiwanis Children's Fund serves as the fundraising and grant making arm of Kiwanis International, a 670,000-member global service organization dedicated to serving the children of the world. KCF awards grants to Kiwanis-family clubs, districts, and district foundations. The organization's grants help fund: the Global Campaign for Children; Kiwanis-family youth initiatives and service projects benefiting children; youth scholarships; Kiwanis-family disaster relief efforts; and programs to recognize excellence in youth leadership. As reported by KCF, Kiwanis International and UNICEF currently partner on the Global Campaign for Children - The Eliminate Project - to help eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus.

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Financial

three stars

86.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2019 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)
73.7%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.47
  Program Expenses Growth 6.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.8%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,921,063
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $31,000
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,952,063
   Program Service Revenue $12,935
Total Primary Revenue $1,964,998
   Other Revenue $1,108,110
TOTAL REVENUE $3,073,108
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,916,677
   Administrative Expenses $1,019,088
   Fundraising Expenses $900,362
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,836,127
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,763,019
   
Net Assets $38,121,815

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$25,836 0.37% Stan D. Soderstrom Executive Director $232,526
Other Salaries of Note
$172,131 2.51% Ann Updegraff Spleth Chief Operating Officer --

Mission

The Kiwanis Children's Fund serves as the fundraising and grant making arm of Kiwanis International, a 670,000-member global service organization dedicated to serving the children of the world. KCF awards grants to Kiwanis-family clubs, districts, and district foundations. The organization's grants help fund: the Global Campaign for Children; Kiwanis-family youth initiatives and service projects benefiting children; youth scholarships; Kiwanis-family disaster relief efforts; and programs to recognize excellence in youth leadership. As reported by KCF, Kiwanis International and UNICEF currently partner on the Global Campaign for Children - The Eliminate Project - to help eliminate maternal and neonatal tetanus.

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Charity Contact Info

Kiwanis Children's Fund
3636 Woodview Trace
Indianapolis, IN 46268
tel: (800) 549-2647
fax: (317) 471-8323
EIN: 36-6072039

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 6457 - Dept #286
Indianapolis, IN 46206

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Board Leadership

George E.H. Cadman
President

CEO

Stan D. Soderstrom
Executive Director