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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

Helping prevent child abduction and sexual exploitation

four stars

90.90

Charles B. Wang International Children's Building 699 Prince Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (703) 224-2150   Web Site
EIN: 52-1328557

Board Leadership
Manus Cooney
Chair

CEO
John F. Clark
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.90 four stars
  Financial 87.77 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) was established in 1984 to provide services nationwide for families and professionals in the prevention of abducted, endangered, and sexually exploited children. NCMEC's mission is to help prevent child abduction and sexual exploitation; help find missing children; and assist victims of child abduction and sexual exploitation, their families, and the professionals who serve them. Pursuant to its mission: NCMEC serves as a clearinghouse of information, operates a Cyber Tipline, provides technical assistance to individuals and law-enforcement agencies, assists law enforcement in certain cases of international child abduction, and offers training programs.

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) was established in 1984 to provide services nationwide for families and professionals in the prevention of abducted, endangered, and sexually exploited children. NCMEC's mission is to help prevent child abduction and sexual exploitation; help find missing children; and assist victims of child abduction and sexual exploitation, their families, and the professionals who serve them. Pursuant to its mission: NCMEC serves as a clearinghouse of information, operates a Cyber Tipline, provides technical assistance to individuals and law-enforcement agencies, assists law enforcement in certain cases of international child abduction, and offers training programs.

Financial

three stars

87.77

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
90.8%
  Administrative Expenses 0.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.58
  Program Expenses Growth -0.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 26.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Center for Missing & Exploited Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Center for Missing & Exploited Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,810,614
   Federated Campaigns $157,239
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,257,837
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $31,886,730
Total Contributions $42,112,420
   Program Service Revenue $15,015
Total Primary Revenue $42,127,435
   Other Revenue $-268,001
TOTAL REVENUE $41,859,434
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $38,943,389
   Administrative Expenses $738,726
   Fundraising Expenses $3,646,436
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $43,328,551
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,469,117
   
Net Assets $26,419,875

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
Missing Child Case Management $13,185,705 33.9%
Information and Case Analysis $8,848,501 22.7%
Community Outreach $8,668,276 22.3%

Ratings History
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 90.90 four stars
2014-12 06/07/2016 92.18 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 88.51 three stars
2014-12 02/01/2016 88.17 three stars
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.72 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 85.05 three stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 86.22 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 90.39 four stars
2010-12 02/01/2012 91.90 four stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 88.71 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/01/2010 87.06 three stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 88.98 three stars
2007-12 07/01/2009 84.54 three stars
2006-12 05/01/2008 90.79 four stars
2005-12 09/01/2006 90.93 four stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 94.44 four stars
2003-12 09/01/2004 91.96 four stars
2002-12 11/01/2003 92.05 four stars
2001-12 10/15/2002 91.88 four stars
2000-12 04/15/2002 91.78 four 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 52-1328557
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL CENTER FOR MISSING AND EXPLOITED CHILDREN
NTEE Code I24
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 (123) Discussion groups, forums, panels lectures, etc.
(124) Study and research (non-scientific)
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 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 May, 1984
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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$442,924 1.02% John Ryan Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Contact Info

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Charles B. Wang International Children's Building
699 Prince Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
tel: (703) 224-2150
fax: (703) 224-2122
EIN: 52-1328557

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Board Leadership

Manus Cooney
Chair

CEO

John F. Clark
President & CEO

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