Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Foster Care to Success

America's College Fund for Foster Youth

three stars

88.29

23811 Chagrin Boulevard Suite 210
Cleveland, OH 44122
tel: (571) 203-0270   Web Site
EIN: 52-1238437

Board Leadership
Gina Stracuzzi
President

CEO
Eileen McCaffrey
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.29 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1981, Foster Care to Success (formerly Orphan Foundation of America) serves thousands of foster teens across the United States. Whether we're providing them with college scholarships, connecting them with mentors and internships, sending them care packages, or testifying before Congress, Foster Care to Success is a passionate champion of foster youth. Our mission is to provide opportunities for America's foster youth to pursue their college and post-secondary education; highlight the potential of America's foster youth; create pathways for citizens, businesses, and civic organizations to assist older foster youth; raise public awareness of the number and plight of older teens leaving the system; and draw attention to the bureaucratic maze of foster care.

Founded in 1981, Foster Care to Success (formerly Orphan Foundation of America) serves thousands of foster teens across the United States. Whether we're providing them with college scholarships, connecting them with mentors and internships, sending them care packages, or testifying before Congress, Foster Care to Success is a passionate champion of foster youth. Our mission is to provide opportunities for America's foster youth to pursue their college and post-secondary education; highlight the potential of America's foster youth; create pathways for citizens, businesses, and civic organizations to assist older foster youth; raise public awareness of the number and plight of older teens leaving the system; and draw attention to the bureaucratic maze of foster care.

Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
99.0%
  Administrative Expenses 0.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth -0.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foster Care to Success on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Foster Care to Success on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,360,090
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,360,090
   Program Service Revenue $10,560,669
Total Primary Revenue $12,920,759
   Other Revenue $221,222
TOTAL REVENUE $13,141,981
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,384,208
   Administrative Expenses $72,696
   Fundraising Expenses $8,074
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,464,978
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $677,003
   
Net Assets $6,560,209

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$158,352 1.27% Eileen McCaffrey Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1981, Foster Care to Success (formerly Orphan Foundation of America) serves thousands of foster teens across the United States. Whether we're providing them with college scholarships, connecting them with mentors and internships, sending them care packages, or testifying before Congress, Foster Care to Success is a passionate champion of foster youth. Our mission is to provide opportunities for America's foster youth to pursue their college and post-secondary education; highlight the potential of America's foster youth; create pathways for citizens, businesses, and civic organizations to assist older foster youth; raise public awareness of the number and plight of older teens leaving the system; and draw attention to the bureaucratic maze of foster care.

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Charity Contact Info

Foster Care to Success
23811 Chagrin Boulevard
Suite 210
Cleveland, OH 44122
tel: (571) 203-0270
fax: (855) 773-8299
EIN: 52-1238437

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Board Leadership

Gina Stracuzzi
President

CEO

Eileen McCaffrey
Chief Executive Officer