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Family Centers

Empowering children, adults, families and communities to realize their potential

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four stars

92.92

40 Arch Street Greenwich, CT 06830
tel: (203) 869-4848   Web Site
EIN: 06-0646656

Board Leadership
Susan Yonce
Chairman

CEO
Bob Arnold
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.83 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Family Centers offers education, health and human services to children, adults and families living in Lower Fairfield County. More than 2,100 professionals and trained volunteers work together to provide a wide range of responsive, innovative programs. Since 1891, we have worked to improve the quality of individual, family and community life through education and human service programs. Family Centers realizes its mission through three centers of excellence, which offer programs spanning the continuum of life.

Family Centers offers education, health and human services to children, adults and families living in Lower Fairfield County. More than 2,100 professionals and trained volunteers work together to provide a wide range of responsive, innovative programs. Since 1891, we have worked to improve the quality of individual, family and community life through education and human service programs. Family Centers realizes its mission through three centers of excellence, which offer programs spanning the continuum of life.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of children who have the skills necessary to maintain personal health
6,949
Number of clients passing job skill competency exams or assessments after completing course
538
Number of students enrolled
223
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

90.83

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Centers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Family Centers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Centers (CT) 92.92 four stars
Good Samaritan Community Services (TX) 92.70 four stars
Jewish Family Service of Metropolitan Detroit (MI) 90.34 four stars
King's Home (AL) 92.67 four stars
pureHOPE (OH) 89.85 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,340,692
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,937,378
Total Contributions $9,278,070
   Program Service Revenue $4,839,869
Total Primary Revenue $14,117,939
   Other Revenue $2,060,846
TOTAL REVENUE $16,178,785
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $13,082,628
   Administrative Expenses $1,514,046
   Fundraising Expenses $750,062
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $15,346,736
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $832,049
   
Net Assets $16,611,969

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
Health Care Connections $5,831,982 44.6%
Early Education $4,036,293 30.9%
Thriving Families and Communities $3,214,353 24.6%

Ratings History
Family Centers has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 92.92 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 93.73 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 91.32 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 91.35 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.56 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 87.33 three stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 91.71 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 93.40 four stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 96.07 four stars
2010-06 10/01/2011 91.76 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 81.41 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 96.03 four stars
2009-06 09/01/2010 96.28 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 96.47 four stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 94.61 four stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 93.45 four stars
2005-06 06/01/2006 86.61 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 85.09 three stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 91.74 four stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 94.25 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 06-0646656
Name in IRS Master File FAMILY CENTERS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
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 (59) Other school related activities
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 February, 1955
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$258,801 1.68% Robert Marnold President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Centers (CT) 92.92 four stars
Jewish Family Service of Seattle (WA) 86.49 three stars
Christian Family Care (AZ) 94.56 four stars
Focus Points Family Resource Center (CO) 92.02 four stars
Shepherd's Gate (CA) 88.98 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Family Centers
40 Arch Street
Greenwich, CT 06830
tel: (203) 869-4848
fax: (203) 869-7764
EIN: 06-0646656

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Board Leadership

Susan Yonce
Chairman

CEO

Bob Arnold
CEO

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