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Children's Diabetes Foundation

Supporting clinical care, research and educational programs in type 1 diabetes

two stars

73.87

4380 South Syracuse Street Suite 430
Denver, CO 80237
tel: (303) 863-1200   Web Site
EIN: 84-0745008

Board Leadership
Barbara Davis
Chairman

CEO
Dana Davis
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 73.87 two stars
  Financial 63.05 one star
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver was established by Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Davis in 1977 in Denver, Colorado as an organization dedicated solely to the support of research in childhood diabetes and to provide the best possible clinical and educational programs for children with this disease. The Foundation's mission is to raise funds to support programs at the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes where thousands children and young adults from all over the world currently receive care. In addition, recreational activities are provided for children with diabetes to help increase their ability with chronic illness and live normal lives despite the constraints of the disease.

The Children's Diabetes Foundation at Denver was established by Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Davis in 1977 in Denver, Colorado as an organization dedicated solely to the support of research in childhood diabetes and to provide the best possible clinical and educational programs for children with this disease. The Foundation's mission is to raise funds to support programs at the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes where thousands children and young adults from all over the world currently receive care. In addition, recreational activities are provided for children with diabetes to help increase their ability with chronic illness and live normal lives despite the constraints of the disease.

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Financial

one star

63.05

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
60.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 26.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.44
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.67
  Program Expenses Growth -6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Diabetes Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Diabetes Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Diabetes Foundation (CO) 73.87 two stars
The Notah Begay III Foundation (NM) 87.92 three stars
Joslin Diabetes Center (MA) 85.18 three stars
Taking Control of Your Diabetes (CA) 92.74 four stars
Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi (MS) 92.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $987,558
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $12,975
   Fundraising Events $1,457,404
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,457,937
   Program Service Revenue $625,898
Total Primary Revenue $3,083,835
   Other Revenue $119,858
TOTAL REVENUE $3,203,693
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,949,617
   Administrative Expenses $468,009
   Fundraising Expenses $1,036,110
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,453,736
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-250,043
   
Net Assets $6,734,340

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
Research & Clinical Care $1,011,975 51.9%
Public Education and Community Service $937,642 48.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 73.87 two stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 74.49 two stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 77.04 two stars
2015-12 10/01/2016 76.87 two stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 78.16 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 11/01/2015 81.64 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 81.88 three stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 80.28 three stars
2011-12 09/01/2012 84.15 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 84.72 three stars
2010-12 12/23/2011 83.30 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 79.50 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 12/22/2010 72.79 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 67.88 one star
2007-12 11/01/2008 82.78 three stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 85.79 three stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 80.37 three stars
2004-12 11/01/2005 79.76 two stars
2003-12 10/01/2004 74.31 two stars
2002-12 10/01/2003 72.10 two 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 84-0745008
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS DIABETES FOUNDATION
NTEE Code G80
NTEE Classification Specifically Named Diseases
NTEE Type Diseases, Disorders, Medical Disciplines
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (161) Scientific research (diseases)
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 September, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$157,083 4.54% Dana Davis Vice Chairman, Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$192,866 5.58% Barbara Davis Chairman, Vice President of Fundraising

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Diabetes Foundation (CO) 73.87 two stars
Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi (MS) 92.58 four stars
Joslin Diabetes Center (MA) 85.18 three stars
The Notah Begay III Foundation (NM) 87.92 three stars
Taking Control of Your Diabetes (CA) 92.74 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Diabetes Foundation
4380 South Syracuse Street
Suite 430
Denver, CO 80237
tel: (303) 863-1200
fax: (888) 296-1050
EIN: 84-0745008

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Board Leadership

Barbara Davis
Chairman

CEO

Dana Davis
Executive Director

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