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International : Development and Relief Services

Children's HeartLink

Healing hearts worldwide

three stars

89.60

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

Board Leadership
John Finnegan, Ph.D
Chair

CEO
Jackie Boucher
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.60 three stars
  Financial 85.30 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2017 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

85.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2017 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)
75.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.03
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.5%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's HeartLink (MN) 89.60 three stars
St. Boniface Haiti Foundation (MA) 96.46 four stars
International Orthodox Christian Charities (MD) 92.92 four stars
Mano a Mano International (MN) 90.88 four stars
Restavek Freedom (OH) 95.05 four stars

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Founded in 1969, the mission of Children's HeartLink is to save the lives of children with heart disease. We accomplish this by matching world-class medical volunteers with hospitals in under-served regions of the world to strengthen their clinical skills and organizational capacities in pediatric cardiac care.

Currently, we are working at 13 sites in Brazil, China, India, Malaysia and Vietnam.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $876,790
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $830,511
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,707,301
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,707,301
   Other Revenue $-116,917
TOTAL REVENUE $1,590,384
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,226,474
   Administrative Expenses $125,709
   Fundraising Expenses $226,863
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,579,046
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $11,338
   
Net Assets $1,643,154

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
Clinical Education $953,767 77.8%
International Advisory Board $272,707 22.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
2003-06 12/01/2004 58.96 one star
2002-06 09/01/2003 77.94 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 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)
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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
$149,091 9.44% Jennifer L. Soderholm President

Founded in 1969, the mission of Children's HeartLink is to save the lives of children with heart disease. We accomplish this by matching world-class medical volunteers with hospitals in under-served regions of the world to strengthen their clinical skills and organizational capacities in pediatric cardiac care.

Currently, we are working at 13 sites in Brazil, China, India, Malaysia and Vietnam.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's HeartLink (MN) 89.60 three stars
Friends Without A Border (NY) 96.18 four stars
Hand in Hand Ministries (KY) 85.62 three stars
African Leadership (TN) 92.29 four stars
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries Inc. (KS) 90.85 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

John Finnegan, Ph.D
Chair

CEO

Jackie Boucher
President

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