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Children's Charity Fund, Inc.

Celebrating 17 years of helping children

0 stars

17.53

6623 Superior Avenue Suite B
Sarasota, FL 34231
tel: (800) 643-5787   Web Site
EIN: 06-1321377

Board Leadership
Kenneth Bowron
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 17.53 0 stars
  Financial 0.00 0 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 40.00 0 stars
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

0 stars

0.00

Accountability & Transparency

0 stars

40.00

This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
6.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 82.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.83
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -49.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 260.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Charity Fund, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Children's Charity Fund, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Children's Charity Fund, Inc. (FL) 17.53 0 stars
Holy Childhood (NY) 90.75
Special K Ranch (MT) 91.81
Pearl Buck Center, Inc. (OR) 93.22
Achievement Centers for Children (OH) 91.41

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Founded in 1991, Children's Charity Fund, Inc., educates and informs the public concerning the needs of handicapped and disabled children. We provide referral services and maintain a toll-free national hotline for handicapped children. Children's Charity Fund, Inc. acts as children's advocates and provides services in whatever form possible for handicapped and disabled children and the parents of said children. We purchase medical equipment for handicapped and disabled children and provide educational grants to help children further their education. Children's Charity Fund, Inc. has helped over 400 children and institutions around the United States.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $316,249
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $316,249
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $316,249
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $316,249
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,222
   Administrative Expenses $38,553
   Fundraising Expenses $244,508
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $297,283
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $18,966
   
Net Assets $-25,206

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
Education and Advocacy $8,572 60.3%
Medical Equipment for Disabled Children $5,650 39.7%
Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-12 06/01/2016 17.53 0 stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 17.53 0 stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 16.04 0 stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 17.53 0 stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 17.53 0 stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 18.95 0 stars
2009-12 11/01/2011 16.04 0 stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 04/01/2011 38.87 0 stars
2008-12 04/01/2010 30.00 0 stars
2007-12 12/01/2008 30.00 0 stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 41.71 0 stars
2005-12 12/15/2006 50.00 0 stars
2004-12 12/01/2005 40.00 0 stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 35.03 0 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 06-1321377
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS CHARITY FUND INC
NTEE Code P30
NTEE Classification Children's, Youth Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 January, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011
  • December, 2010

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$7,750 2.60% Sheryl Bowron Executive Director

Founded in 1991, Children's Charity Fund, Inc., educates and informs the public concerning the needs of handicapped and disabled children. We provide referral services and maintain a toll-free national hotline for handicapped children. Children's Charity Fund, Inc. acts as children's advocates and provides services in whatever form possible for handicapped and disabled children and the parents of said children. We purchase medical equipment for handicapped and disabled children and provide educational grants to help children further their education. Children's Charity Fund, Inc. has helped over 400 children and institutions around the United States.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Children's Charity Fund, Inc. (FL) 17.53 0 stars
Achievement Centers for Children (OH) 91.41
The Center for Enriched Living (IL) 93.64
Friends of Disabled Adults and Children (GA) 91.67
4 Paws for Ability (OH) 97.92

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Charity Contact Info

Children's Charity Fund, Inc.
6623 Superior Avenue
Suite B
Sarasota, FL 34231
tel: (800) 643-5787
fax: (941) 923-5947
EIN: 06-1321377

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Board Leadership

Kenneth Bowron
President


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