Human Services : Children's and Family Services

My Stuff Bags Foundation

Giving children separated from all they know . . .something to hold on to

four stars

92.92

5347 Sterling Center Drive Westlake Village, CA 91361
tel: (818) 865-3860   Web Site
EIN: 95-4671812

Board Leadership
Randy Strong
Chair

CEO
Janeen Holmes
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1998, My Stuff Bags Foundation provides comfort and a message of hope to abused and neglected children entering crisis and foster care through its unique program, My Stuff Bags. More than 550,000 children across America must be rescued each year from dangerous home environments. Traumatized by the events leading to their rescue, these children often arrive without any of their own belongings. The Foundation's mission is to provide powerful advocacy on behalf of abused, abandoned and neglected children across the United States. The Foundation rallies widespread involvement through the My Stuff Bags program, to address the needs of these children and support the organizations caring for them. The foundation's ultimate goal is to provide a My Stuff Bag to each of the over 300,000 children entering crisis and foster care each year.

Founded in 1998, My Stuff Bags Foundation provides comfort and a message of hope to abused and neglected children entering crisis and foster care through its unique program, My Stuff Bags. More than 550,000 children across America must be rescued each year from dangerous home environments. Traumatized by the events leading to their rescue, these children often arrive without any of their own belongings. The Foundation's mission is to provide powerful advocacy on behalf of abused, abandoned and neglected children across the United States. The Foundation rallies widespread involvement through the My Stuff Bags program, to address the needs of these children and support the organizations caring for them. The foundation's ultimate goal is to provide a My Stuff Bag to each of the over 300,000 children entering crisis and foster care each year.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2019 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)
93.5%
  Administrative Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.44
  Program Expenses Growth -3.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by My Stuff Bags Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by My Stuff Bags Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,101,038
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,101,038
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,101,038
   Other Revenue $0
TOTAL REVENUE $2,101,038
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,821,985
   Administrative Expenses $62,696
   Fundraising Expenses $69,493
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,954,174
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $146,864
   
Net Assets $3,366,613

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,275 6.20% Janeen Holmes CEO

Mission

Founded in 1998, My Stuff Bags Foundation provides comfort and a message of hope to abused and neglected children entering crisis and foster care through its unique program, My Stuff Bags. More than 550,000 children across America must be rescued each year from dangerous home environments. Traumatized by the events leading to their rescue, these children often arrive without any of their own belongings. The Foundation's mission is to provide powerful advocacy on behalf of abused, abandoned and neglected children across the United States. The Foundation rallies widespread involvement through the My Stuff Bags program, to address the needs of these children and support the organizations caring for them. The foundation's ultimate goal is to provide a My Stuff Bag to each of the over 300,000 children entering crisis and foster care each year.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
My Stuff Bags Foundation (CA) 92.92 four stars
Boys and Girls Home of North Carolina (NC) 86.12 three stars
The Adoption Exchange (CO) 88.32 three stars
Gift of Adoption Fund (IL) 89.88 three stars
Pajama Program (NY) 98.16 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

My Stuff Bags Foundation
5347 Sterling Center Drive
Westlake Village, CA 91361
tel: (818) 865-3860
EIN: 95-4671812

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Board Leadership

Randy Strong
Chair

CEO

Janeen Holmes
Executive Director