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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Hour Children

Love Makes the Difference!

four stars

97.99

36-11 12th Street Long Island City, NY 11106
tel: (718) 433-4724   Web Site
EIN: 13-3647412

Board Leadership
M. Jane Stanicki
President

CEO
Sr. Tesa Fitzgerald
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 97.99 four stars
  Financial 97.16 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Established in 1992, Hour Children is a non-sectarian organization that assists incarcerated women and continues to provide the crucial post-release services that prevent recidivism after their release. Hour Children begins working with women while they are still in prison, bringing their children to visit and offering the mothers advocacy, parenting and domestic violence, support groups and counseling to ease their transition to reunification with their children. Today, Hour Children is a community of eight residences, housing 75 families, with children from infancy to 21 years. More than 700 housing alumnae who have successfully transitioned to independent living return for special events and attend monthly support groups. Through our work both in the prison and in the community, Hour Children has assisted over 7,000 families with reunification and re-entry services.

Established in 1992, Hour Children is a non-sectarian organization that assists incarcerated women and continues to provide the crucial post-release services that prevent recidivism after their release. Hour Children begins working with women while they are still in prison, bringing their children to visit and offering the mothers advocacy, parenting and domestic violence, support groups and counseling to ease their transition to reunification with their children. Today, Hour Children is a community of eight residences, housing 75 families, with children from infancy to 21 years. More than 700 housing alumnae who have successfully transitioned to independent living return for special events and attend monthly support groups. Through our work both in the prison and in the community, Hour Children has assisted over 7,000 families with reunification and re-entry services.

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Financial

four stars

97.16

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.72
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hour Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Hour Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hour Children (NY) 97.99 four stars
Family Scholar House (KY) 92.71 four stars
Homestretch (VA) 86.27 three stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast (FL) 89.79 three stars
Horizons for Homeless Children (MA) 85.51 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,931,243
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $292,247
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,183,734
Total Contributions $3,407,224
   Program Service Revenue $246,496
Total Primary Revenue $3,653,720
   Other Revenue $986,921
TOTAL REVENUE $4,640,641
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,869,557
   Administrative Expenses $191,667
   Fundraising Expenses $367,566
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,428,790
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $211,851
   
Net Assets $11,170,876

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.

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Ratings History
Hour Children has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 11/01/2018 97.99 four stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 100.00 four stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 100.00 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 100.00 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 99.32 four stars
2013-06 04/01/2015 98.01 four stars
2012-06 07/01/2014 91.40 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2014 90.94 four stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 88.40 three stars
2011-06 09/01/2012 92.17 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 92.18 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 06/01/2011 96.86 four stars
2009-06 12/22/2010 99.04 four stars
2008-06 12/15/2009 99.19 four stars
2007-06 02/01/2009 97.53 four stars
2006-06 02/01/2007 86.78 three stars
2004-06 07/01/2005 94.45 four stars
2003-06 01/05/2005 89.35 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 13-3647412
Name in IRS Master File HOUR CHILDREN INC
NTEE Code P33
NTEE Classification Child Day Care
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 July, 1994
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$98,760 2.22% Sister Teresa Fitzgerald Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$109,038 2.46% Alessandra Rose Deputy Exe D

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Hour Children (NY) 97.99 four stars
Jewish Family & Community Services East Bay (CA) 90.34 four stars
Ounce of Prevention Fund (IL) 87.12 three stars
Children's Home Society of Florida (FL) 85.01 three stars
Project Self-Sufficiency of Loveland-Fort Collins (CO) 93.56 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Hour Children
36-11 12th Street
Long Island City, NY 11106
tel: (718) 433-4724
EIN: 13-3647412

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Board Leadership

M. Jane Stanicki
President

CEO

Sr. Tesa Fitzgerald
Executive Director

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