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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Family Centers

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

four stars

91.35

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

Board Leadership
Tom Ashforth
Chairman

CEO
Bob Arnold
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.35 four stars
  Financial 88.45 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

three stars

88.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 10/01/2016 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)
85.8%
  Administrative Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.09
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.83
  Program Expenses Growth 2.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.3%
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) 91.35 four stars
Shepherd's Gate (CA) 94.22 four stars
Our Lady's Inn (MO) 97.10 four stars
Center for Children and Families (OK) 96.39 four stars
Focus Points Family Resource Center (CO) 90.54 four stars

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Family Centers offers education, health and human services to children, adults and families living in Lower Fairfield County. More than 2,200 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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,506,094
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $6,248,101
Total Contributions $7,754,195
   Program Service Revenue $3,518,241
Total Primary Revenue $11,272,436
   Other Revenue $1,634,376
TOTAL REVENUE $12,906,812
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,034,328
   Administrative Expenses $1,337,023
   Fundraising Expenses $705,018
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,076,369
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-169,557
   
Net Assets $15,424,219

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
Bright Beginnings $5,745,346 52.1%
Families in Crisis $3,191,429 28.9%
Fostering Independence $2,097,553 19.0%

Ratings History
Family Centers has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
2001-06 02/05/2003 98.10 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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 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
$245,917 1.88% Robert Marnold President

Family Centers offers education, health and human services to children, adults and families living in Lower Fairfield County. More than 2,200 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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Family Centers (CT) 91.35 four stars
ALIVE! (VA) 93.26 four stars
Room to Grow (NY) 85.57 three stars
Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles (CA) 87.84 three stars
Nurses for Newborns Foundation (MO) 85.03 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

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 7550
Greenwich, CT 06836

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Board Leadership

Tom Ashforth
Chairman

CEO

Bob Arnold
President

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