International : International Peace, Security, and Affairs (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

UNICEF USA

For Every Child

four stars

90.86

125 Maiden Lane New York, NY 10038
tel: (800) 367-5437   Web Site
EIN: 13-1760110

Board Leadership
Ewout Steenbergen & Dolores Gahan
Co-Chairs

CEO
Michael Nyenhuis
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.86 four stars
  Financial 87.43 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children's lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA supports UNICEF's work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when no children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children's lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA supports UNICEF's work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when no children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.

Impact Information

GlobalGiving is a trusted Impact Information provider for Charity Navigator. GlobalGiving has vetted this charity. GlobalGiving also further provides further information about each charity's commitment to learning and improvement. GlobalGiving's statuses and badges, below, provide information about this charity's effectiveness.  Learn More about Impact Information.
GlobalGiving Status
Superstar Status
This organization has been vetted by GlobalGiving, and has demonstrated the highest level of engagement and/or effectiveness over the past year. GG Rewards is the system GlobalGiving uses to reward nonprofits that demonstrate listening to the people they serve, learning, and improving their impact. Organizations receive points which translate into their Status: 52% of organizations are Partner, 22% are Leader, and the top 26% of organizations are Superstar. GlobalGiving is a trusted Impact Information partner of Charity Navigator.
Additional Badges from GlobalGiving
Vetted
This organization has been vetted by GlobalGiving.
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GlobalGiving. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology. Further, the availability of GG Rewards information for charities on our site has no effect on Charity Navigator's evaluation of GlobalGiving.

Financial

three stars

87.43

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
88.9%
  Administrative Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by UNICEF USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by UNICEF USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $585,420,132
   Federated Campaigns $241,845
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $8,154,054
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $593,816,031
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $593,816,031
   Other Revenue $3,493,960
TOTAL REVENUE $597,309,991
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $513,403,341
   Administrative Expenses $18,874,459
   Fundraising Expenses $45,540,141
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $577,817,941
   
Payments to Affiliates $18,366,669
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $19,492,050
   
Net Assets $143,522,628

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$582,961 0.10% Caryl M. Stern President, CEO

Mission

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) works in more than 190 countries and territories to put children first. UNICEF has helped save more children's lives than any other humanitarian organization, by providing health care and immunizations, clean water and sanitation, nutrition, education, emergency relief and more. UNICEF USA supports UNICEF's work through fundraising, advocacy and education in the United States. Together, we are working toward the day when no children die from preventable causes and every child has a safe and healthy childhood.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
UNICEF USA (NY) 90.86 four stars
International Peace Institute (NY) 95.34 four stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 90.71 four stars
NetHope (VA) 87.69 three stars
World Food Program USA (DC) 85.41 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Note: This rating represents consolidated financial data for these organizations:

  • United States Fund for UNICEF
  • United States Fund for UNICEF In Kind Assistance Corporation (20-3287404)

Charity Contact Info

UNICEF USA
125 Maiden Lane
New York, NY 10038
tel: (800) 367-5437
fax: (212) 779-1679
EIN: 13-1760110

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Ewout Steenbergen & Dolores Gahan
Co-Chairs

CEO

Michael Nyenhuis
President & CEO