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International : Development and Relief Services

Children's HeartLink

Healing hearts worldwide

three stars

87.39

5075 Arcadia Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55436
tel: (888) 928-6678   Web Site
EIN: 41-1307457

Board Leadership
Heather Hudnut Page
Chair

CEO
Jackie Boucher
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.39 three stars
  Financial 82.17 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

To save the lives of children with heart disease, we partner with organizations to train medical teams, provide education and transform health care in underserved parts of the world.

To save the lives of children with heart disease, we partner with organizations to train medical teams, provide education and transform health care in underserved parts of the world.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of children served
171,000
% of partners making positive progress towards Centers of Excellence status
89
Number of medical professionals trained
4,304
Number of volunteer training days
1,270
Donated volunteer time in dollars
747,622
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

three stars

82.17

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

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)
75.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 18.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.73
  Program Expenses Growth 9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's HeartLink on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's HeartLink on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's HeartLink (MN) 87.39 three stars
God's Littlest Angels (CO) 85.72 three stars
Grassroot Soccer (NH) 99.29 four stars
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BlinkNow Foundation (NJ) 97.78 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,144,108
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $995,498
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,139,606
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,139,606
   Other Revenue $-111,798
TOTAL REVENUE $2,027,808
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,603,167
   Administrative Expenses $179,024
   Fundraising Expenses $457,815
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,240,006
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-212,198
   
Net Assets $1,405,793

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
International Programs $1,343,558 83.8%
Outreach and education $259,609 16.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 87.39 three stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 81.03 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 92.87 four stars
2015-06 05/01/2017 89.60 three stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 89.22 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 86.09 three stars
2014-06 07/01/2015 76.67 two stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 76.91 two stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 77.24 two stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 91.28 four stars
2010-06 12/23/2011 91.33 four stars
2010-06 11/01/2011 90.88 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.02 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 87.01 three stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 90.69 four stars
2008-06 06/01/2009 90.61 four stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 87.81 three stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 79.40 two stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 68.44 one star
2004-06 05/01/2005 60.78 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 41-1307457
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS HEARTLINK
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 (149) Other instruction and training
(179) Other health services
(349) Other youth organization or 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 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 October, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$162,362 7.24% Jackie Boucher President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's HeartLink (MN) 87.39 three stars
WaterAid America (NY) 86.35 three stars
American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (NY) 94.01 four stars
Haitian Health Foundation (CT) 98.85 four stars
Hôpital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (PA) 94.19 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's HeartLink
5075 Arcadia Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55436
tel: (888) 928-6678
fax: (952) 928-4859
EIN: 41-1307457

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Board Leadership

Heather Hudnut Page
Chair

CEO

Jackie Boucher
President

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