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Starlight Children's Foundation - Global Office

Supporting kids and families, strengthening communities

four stars

90.99

2049 Century Park East Suite 4320
Los Angeles, CA 90067
tel: (310) 479-1212   Web Site
EIN: 95-3802159

Board Leadership
David Haspel
Global Chairman

CEO
Brian Gott
Global Interim CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.99 four stars
  Financial 87.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

87.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
84.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.10
  Program Expenses Growth -10.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Starlight Children's Foundation - Global Office on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Starlight Children's Foundation - Global Office on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Starlight Children's Foundation - Global Office (CA) 90.99 four stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Wisconsin (WI) 91.73 four stars
Make-A-Wish® Philadelphia, Northern Delaware & Susquehanna Valley (PA) 86.05 three stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah (UT) 89.59 three stars
Children's Cancer Association (OR) 89.22 three stars

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Starlight Children's Foundation partners with experts to improve the life and health of kids and families around the world.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,577,079
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $290,218
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,867,297
   Program Service Revenue $550,350
Total Primary Revenue $5,417,647
   Other Revenue $-13,811
TOTAL REVENUE $5,403,836
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,071,827
   Administrative Expenses $508,180
   Fundraising Expenses $373,102
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,953,109
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $450,727
   
Net Assets $5,312,390

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
Funding Critical Needs for Partner Facilities $3,553,774 87.3%
Starbright World Online Community $518,053 12.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 90.99 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.59 three stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 84.21 three stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 83.95 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 81.60 three stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 81.54 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 81.49 three stars
2011-03 08/01/2013 74.58 two stars
2011-03 05/01/2012 74.10 two stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 79.26 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 02/01/2011 71.20 two stars
2009-03 08/01/2010 80.36 three stars
2008-03 07/01/2009 90.31 four stars
2007-03 04/01/2008 85.24 three stars
2006-03 04/01/2007 90.95 four stars
2005-03 05/01/2006 93.06 four stars
2004-03 07/01/2005 98.92 four stars
2003-03 03/01/2004 93.38 four stars
2002-03 06/09/2003 90.68 four stars
2001-03 02/05/2003 84.39 three 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 95-3802159
Name in IRS Master File STARLIGHT CHILDRENS FOUNDATION
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(6) Missionary activities
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name STARLIGHT CHILDRENS FOUNDATION
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • March, 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
$281,326 5.67% Jaqueline Hart-Ibrahim Global Chief Executive Officer

Starlight Children's Foundation partners with experts to improve the life and health of kids and families around the world.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Starlight Children's Foundation - Global Office (CA) 90.99 four stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of San Diego (CA) 92.83 four stars
Make-A-Wish Foundation of North Texas (TX) 86.71 three stars
Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire (CA) 86.18 three stars
The Rainbow Connection (MI) 91.38 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Starlight Children's Foundation - Global Office
2049 Century Park East
Suite 4320
Los Angeles, CA 90067
tel: (310) 479-1212
EIN: 95-3802159

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Board Leadership

David Haspel
Global Chairman

CEO

Brian Gott
Global Interim CEO

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