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SOS Children's Villages-USA

A loving home for every child

three stars

82.51

1620 I Street, N.W. Suite 900
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (888) 767-4543   Web Site
EIN: 13-6188433

Board Leadership
Robert Baird, Jr.
Chairman

CEO
Neil Ghosh
CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.51 three stars
  Financial 75.45 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

SOS Children's Villages believes that every child deserves a loving home. We build families for orphaned, abandoned and other vulnerable children in 134 countries and territories, including the United States. We are the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the care of orphaned and abandoned children.

Founded in 1949, we provide children with the love and long-term support they need to shape their own futures - a stable family, quality medical care and the opportunity to learn. Through our family support and care programs, medical centers, schools and emergency
relief efforts we impact the lives of millions of children and families.

SOS Children's Villages believes that every child deserves a loving home. We build families for orphaned, abandoned and other vulnerable children in 134 countries and territories, including the United States. We are the largest nonprofit organization dedicated to the care of orphaned and abandoned children.

Founded in 1949, we provide children with the love and long-term support they need to shape their own futures - a stable family, quality medical care and the opportunity to learn. Through our family support and care programs, medical centers, schools and emergency
relief efforts we impact the lives of millions of children and families.

Results Information

Reported Results
Total in 2016
Number of children and youth around the world that receive a quality education through SOS programs
297,000
Number of children and families that are stable and strong because of our work
577,200
Number of health services provided including vaccinations, HIV/AIDS treatments and mental health programs
893,900
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Financial

two stars

75.45

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
69.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 19.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.18
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.37
  Program Expenses Growth 22.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 52.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SOS Children's Villages-USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by SOS Children's Villages-USA on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SOS Children's Villages-USA (DC) 82.51 three stars
Children's Cup (TX) 85.27 three stars
Heart for Africa (GA) 87.18 three stars
Children of Promise (IN) 86.56 three stars
Virgin Unite USA (NY) 86.56 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $8,600,523
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $197,119
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $8,797,642
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $8,797,642
   Other Revenue $56,604
TOTAL REVENUE $8,854,246
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $8,560,385
   Administrative Expenses $1,586,215
   Fundraising Expenses $2,752,179
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,898,779
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,044,533
   
Net Assets $4,307,329

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
Family-Based Care $6,039,658 70.6%
Education and Advocacy $2,520,727 29.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 08/01/2018 82.51 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 81.25 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 86.17 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 87.70 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 93.91 four stars
2013-12 12/22/2014 88.64 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 82.91 three stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 70.25 two stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 69.91 one star
2011-12 04/01/2013 68.72 one star
2010-12 02/01/2012 86.38 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 83.05 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 78.70 two stars
2008-12 05/01/2010 76.22 two stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 79.06 two stars
2006-12 11/01/2007 70.46 two stars
2005-12 10/01/2006 84.64 three stars
2004-12 07/01/2006 73.18 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 13-6188433
Name in IRS Master File SOS CHILDRENS VILLAGE USA INC
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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, 1963
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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
$292,085 2.26% Lynn Croneberger Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
SOS Children's Villages-USA (DC) 82.51 three stars
Coptic Orphans (VA) 92.78 four stars
Asha for Education (CA) 100.00 four stars
India Development and Relief Fund, Inc. (IDRF) (MD) 100.00 four stars
The Tibet Fund (NY) 97.12 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

SOS Children's Villages-USA
1620 I Street, N.W.
Suite 900
Washington, DC 20006
tel: (888) 767-4543
EIN: 13-6188433

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Board Leadership

Robert Baird, Jr.
Chairman

CEO

Neil Ghosh
CEO

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