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The Detroit Institute for Children

Care for children with disabilities

four stars

92.38

2075 East West Maple Suite B-203
Detroit, MI 48390
tel: (248) 926-0909   Web Site
EIN: 38-1359511

Board Leadership
Becky Davenport
Chair

CEO
Roxanne Brinkerhoff
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.38 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Detroit Institute for Children (DIC) has been providing specialized diagnostic, medical and rehabilitative care to children with disabilities since 1920; however, The DIC's legacy of caring for children with disabilities dates back to 1904. Our mission is to care for children with physical or developmental disabilities, neurological or behavioral special needs in a way that is positive, passionate, integrated and family-centered so that the children can maximize their potential within their families and the community. A comprehensive array of services and programs provide a continuum of care for children and young adults with physical, neurological or developmental disabilities.

The Detroit Institute for Children (DIC) has been providing specialized diagnostic, medical and rehabilitative care to children with disabilities since 1920; however, The DIC's legacy of caring for children with disabilities dates back to 1904. Our mission is to care for children with physical or developmental disabilities, neurological or behavioral special needs in a way that is positive, passionate, integrated and family-centered so that the children can maximize their potential within their families and the community. A comprehensive array of services and programs provide a continuum of care for children and young adults with physical, neurological or developmental disabilities.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 6.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.23
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.48
  Program Expenses Growth 18.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Detroit Institute for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Detroit Institute for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Detroit Institute for Children (MI) 92.38 four stars
Adaptive Sports Center (CO) 92.44 four stars
American Friends of Shalva Israel (NY) 87.30 three stars
Pearl Buck Center (OR) 97.17 four stars
4 Paws for Ability (OH) 93.91 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $561,662
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $561,662
   Program Service Revenue $3,315,995
Total Primary Revenue $3,877,657
   Other Revenue $5,244
TOTAL REVENUE $3,882,901
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,135,495
   Administrative Expenses $227,097
   Fundraising Expenses $123,703
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,486,295
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $396,606
   
Net Assets $1,424,634

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
Therapeutic and Mental Health Services $3,135,495 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.38 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 85.57 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 80.34 three stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 80.34 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 74.05 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 72.93 two stars
2013-06 04/01/2014 78.10 two stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 75.23 two stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 87.71 three stars
2010-06 03/01/2012 80.29 three stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 78.23 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 07/01/2010 68.75 one star
2008-06 09/01/2009 73.93 two stars
2007-06 09/01/2008 70.92 two stars
2006-06 07/01/2007 64.20 one star
2005-06 10/01/2006 66.43 one star
2004-06 08/01/2005 71.30 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 38-1359511
Name in IRS Master File DETROIT INSTITUTE FOR CHILDREN
NTEE Code E50
NTEE Classification Rehabilitative Medical Services
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (154) Health clinic
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(179) Other health services
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 June, 2016
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$120,789 3.46% Marge LaRuffa CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Detroit Institute for Children (MI) 92.38 four stars
Adaptive Sports Center (CO) 92.44 four stars
Friends of Disabled Adults and Children (GA) 91.55 four stars
Equest (TX) 85.71 three stars
All About Developmental Disabilities (GA) 86.76 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Detroit Institute for Children
2075 East West Maple
Suite B-203
Detroit, MI 48390
tel: (248) 926-0909
EIN: 38-1359511

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Board Leadership

Becky Davenport
Chair

CEO

Roxanne Brinkerhoff
Chief Executive Officer

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