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Human Services : Youth Development, Shelter, and Crisis Services

Ramapo for Children

Building Relationships. Inspiring Success.

four stars

93.98

22 Camp Ramapo Road Rhinebeck, NY 12572
tel: (646) 588-2310   Web Site
EIN: 13-5600422

Board Leadership
David Ross
President

CEO
Adam Weiss
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.98 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Through direct service youth programs and highly regarded training programs for adults, Ramapo works on behalf of children who face obstacles to learning, enabling them to succeed in the classroom, at home, and in life.

With 90 years of experience, Ramapo for Children has developed a unique ability to create inclusive environments that promote positive behavioral change, foster skill development, and help support learning and personal growth. At the heart of the Ramapo approach is our ability to equip educators, caregivers, and youth with the skills they need to build trusting relationships, serve as effective role models, handle challenging behaviors constructively, and improve continuously through reflective practice.

Through direct service youth programs and highly regarded training programs for adults, Ramapo works on behalf of children who face obstacles to learning, enabling them to succeed in the classroom, at home, and in life.

With 90 years of experience, Ramapo for Children has developed a unique ability to create inclusive environments that promote positive behavioral change, foster skill development, and help support learning and personal growth. At the heart of the Ramapo approach is our ability to equip educators, caregivers, and youth with the skills they need to build trusting relationships, serve as effective role models, handle challenging behaviors constructively, and improve continuously through reflective practice.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
88.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.17
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.19
  Program Expenses Growth 8.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ramapo for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Ramapo for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ramapo for Children (NY) 93.98 four stars
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay (MA) 91.06 four stars
Youth & Opportunity United (IL) 96.06 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Greater New York Councils (NY) 86.69 three stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Palm Beach County (FL) 92.02 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,017,118
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $588
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $410,536
Total Contributions $2,428,242
   Program Service Revenue $6,013,132
Total Primary Revenue $8,441,374
   Other Revenue $493,598
TOTAL REVENUE $8,934,972
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,925,837
   Administrative Expenses $470,492
   Fundraising Expenses $493,100
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,889,429
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $45,543
   
Net Assets $9,857,752

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
Training $2,862,533 36.1%
Summer Camp $2,596,139 32.8%
Retreats $1,254,859 15.8%

Ratings History
Ramapo for Children has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-10 12/01/2018 93.98 four stars
2016-10 03/01/2018 93.98 four stars
2015-10 04/01/2017 95.47 four stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 93.98 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-10 12/01/2015 96.11 four stars
2013-10 03/01/2015 96.06 four stars
2012-10 12/01/2013 93.67 four stars
2011-10 11/06/2012 93.68 four stars
2010-10 09/20/2011 86.84 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-10 11/01/2010 95.52 four stars
2008-10 12/01/2009 93.10 four stars
2007-10 11/01/2008 97.69 four stars
2006-10 10/01/2007 94.48 four stars
2005-10 10/01/2006 88.20 three stars
2004-10 08/01/2005 90.42 four stars
2003-10 02/01/2005 92.72 four 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 13-5600422
Name in IRS Master File RAMAPO FOR CHILDREN INC
NTEE Code N20
NTEE Classification Recreational and Sporting Camps
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (325) Camp
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 August, 1950
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013
  • October, 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
$277,733 3.12% Adam Weiss Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Ramapo for Children (NY) 93.98 four stars
Boy Scouts of America, Hawk Mountain Council (PA) 87.64 three stars
Yavapai Big Brothers Big Sisters (AZ) 97.62 four stars
Girl Scouts of San Jacinto Council (TX) 94.49 four stars
Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Rapids Youth Commonwealth (MI) 85.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Ramapo for Children
22 Camp Ramapo Road
Rhinebeck, NY 12572
tel: (646) 588-2310
fax: (845) 876-8414
EIN: 13-5600422

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 266
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

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Board Leadership

David Ross
President

CEO

Adam Weiss
Chief Executive Officer

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