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Children's Cancer Center

Because kids should fly kites, not fight cancer

four stars

94.86

4901 West Cypress Street Tampa, FL 33611
tel: (813) 367-5437   Web Site
EIN: 59-1779035

Board Leadership
William Sultenfuss II
Chairman

CEO
Patricia O'Leary
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.86 four stars
  Financial 92.74 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Children's Cancer Center was founded in 1974 and is dedicated to providing children who have cancer or chronic blood disorders and their families in the Tampa area with the emotional, financial and educational support necessary to cope with their life-threatening illnesses. Our programs include Kids Introduction to Enrichment Services (KITES), peer support and recreational opportunities for teens, the Big Buddy mentoring program, Kanga Krewe, family fun events, ticket bank, holiday adopt-a-family, financial assistance, family support, scholarships, SOAR (Surviving Oncology and Readjusting), Lil' Tales, and camps.

The Children's Cancer Center was founded in 1974 and is dedicated to providing children who have cancer or chronic blood disorders and their families in the Tampa area with the emotional, financial and educational support necessary to cope with their life-threatening illnesses. Our programs include Kids Introduction to Enrichment Services (KITES), peer support and recreational opportunities for teens, the Big Buddy mentoring program, Kanga Krewe, family fun events, ticket bank, holiday adopt-a-family, financial assistance, family support, scholarships, SOAR (Surviving Oncology and Readjusting), Lil' Tales, and camps.

Financial

four stars

92.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
78.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.14
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.69
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Cancer Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Cancer Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Children's Cancer Center (FL) 94.86 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,060,371
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $240,664
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,301,035
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,301,035
   Other Revenue $382,815
TOTAL REVENUE $1,683,850
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,127,955
   Administrative Expenses $132,204
   Fundraising Expenses $201,436
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,461,595
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $222,255
   
Net Assets $2,349,617

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 Support $1,067,786 94.7%
Community Relations $60,169 5.3%

Ratings History
Children's Cancer Center has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 02/01/2021 94.86 four stars
2018-06 08/01/2019 94.48 four stars
2018-06 04/01/2019 90.46 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 90.61 four stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 94.05 four stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 89.53 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.43 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/22/2015 89.75 three stars
2013-06 07/01/2014 81.39 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 77.46 two stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 78.41 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 82.26 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 89.62 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 92.06 four stars
2006-06 04/01/2007 82.14 three stars
2005-06 03/01/2006 71.78 two stars
2004-06 03/01/2005 79.83 two stars
2003-06 12/01/2004 77.47 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 59-1779035
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS CANCER CENTER INC
NTEE Code E24
NTEE Classification Hospital, Specialty
NTEE Type Health - General and Rehabilitative
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (150) Hospital
Foundation Status Hospital or medical research organization 170(b)(1)(A)(iii)
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 January, 1978
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
$117,000 8.00% Patricia O'Leary Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Cancer Center (FL) 94.86 four stars
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Ronald McDonald House Charities of Idaho (ID) 89.53 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas (AR) 92.86 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Cancer Center
4901 West Cypress Street
Tampa, FL 33611
tel: (813) 367-5437
fax: (813) 367-3865
EIN: 59-1779035

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Board Leadership

William Sultenfuss II
Chairman

CEO

Patricia O'Leary
Executive Director

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