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UNICEF USA

Children First

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three stars

83.94

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

Board Leadership
Peter Lamm
Board Chair

CEO
Caryl M. Stern
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 83.94 three stars
  Financial 77.50 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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.

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Financial

two stars

77.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
89.2%
  Administrative Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.22
  Program Expenses Growth -2.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 51.6%
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 $499,651,502
   Federated Campaigns $389,014
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $7,723,103
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $507,763,619
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $507,763,619
   Other Revenue $3,010,735
TOTAL REVENUE $510,774,354
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $453,230,451
   Administrative Expenses $15,086,334
   Fundraising Expenses $44,453,935
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $512,770,720
   
Payments to Affiliates $29,011,488
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,996,366
   
Net Assets $123,690,036

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$569,378 0.11% Caryl M. Stern President, Chief Executive Officer

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) 83.94 three stars
World Food Program USA (DC) 85.41 three stars
NetHope (VA) 87.69 three stars
United Nations Foundation (DC) 89.68 three stars
Friends of UNFPA (NY) 90.57 four stars

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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

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Board Leadership

Peter Lamm
Board Chair

CEO

Caryl M. Stern
President & CEO