Human Services : Social Services

Casita Maria

Creating a gateway of opportunity

three stars

85.10

928 Simpson Street Bronx, NY 10459
tel: (718) 589-2230   Web Site
EIN: 13-1623994

Board Leadership
Jacqueline Weld Drake
Chairman

CEO
Haydee Morales
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.10 three stars
  Financial 84.26 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1934, the mission of the Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education is to empower youth and their families by creating a culture of learning through high quality social, cultural, and educational opportunities. As we develop and strengthen our programs to meet this mission, we have taken the themes of explore, achieve and create as our guiding principles. From first grade to college, kids grow up with us. Our program and services include: ArtWorks summer internship; arts partners; scholastic art and writing awards; high school portfolio development workshop; after school/ out of school time programs; ninth grade success initiative; Casita high school bound; Casita college bound; Casita gallery; Casita presents; community referral center and workshop; and Casita artists-in-residence.

Founded in 1934, the mission of the Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education is to empower youth and their families by creating a culture of learning through high quality social, cultural, and educational opportunities. As we develop and strengthen our programs to meet this mission, we have taken the themes of explore, achieve and create as our guiding principles. From first grade to college, kids grow up with us. Our program and services include: ArtWorks summer internship; arts partners; scholastic art and writing awards; high school portfolio development workshop; after school/ out of school time programs; ninth grade success initiative; Casita high school bound; Casita college bound; Casita gallery; Casita presents; community referral center and workshop; and Casita artists-in-residence.

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Financial

three stars

84.26

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 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)
78.9%
  Administrative Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.42
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 4.14
  Program Expenses Growth 6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Casita Maria on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Casita Maria on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $424,253
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $218,981
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $643,234
   Program Service Revenue $1,877,807
Total Primary Revenue $2,521,041
   Other Revenue $32,496
TOTAL REVENUE $2,553,537
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,715,011
   Administrative Expenses $323,992
   Fundraising Expenses $358,768
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,397,771
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-844,234
   
Net Assets $14,022,650

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$128,621 3.78% Haydee Morales Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1934, the mission of the Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education is to empower youth and their families by creating a culture of learning through high quality social, cultural, and educational opportunities. As we develop and strengthen our programs to meet this mission, we have taken the themes of explore, achieve and create as our guiding principles. From first grade to college, kids grow up with us. Our program and services include: ArtWorks summer internship; arts partners; scholastic art and writing awards; high school portfolio development workshop; after school/ out of school time programs; ninth grade success initiative; Casita high school bound; Casita college bound; Casita gallery; Casita presents; community referral center and workshop; and Casita artists-in-residence.

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Charity Contact Info

Casita Maria
928 Simpson Street
Bronx, NY 10459
tel: (718) 589-2230
fax: (718) 842-4622
EIN: 13-1623994

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Board Leadership

Jacqueline Weld Drake
Chairman

CEO

Haydee Morales
Executive Director