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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

COA Youth & Family Centers

Serving children, strengthening families, building communities

four stars

96.99

909 East North Avenue Milwaukee, WI 53212
tel: (414) 263-8383   Web Site
EIN: 39-0806339

Board Leadership
Andy Komisar
President

CEO
Thomas P. Schneider
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.99 four stars
  Financial 95.75 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

COA Youth & Family Centers (Children's Outing Association) was founded in 1906 as a fresh air camp for needy immigrant children of Milwaukee. Today, the agency provides a holistic array of family-centered programs including early child development (early child education and parental engagement), youth development (after school and summer youth programs as well as our year-round camping programs), and community development.

COA Youth & Family Centers (Children's Outing Association) was founded in 1906 as a fresh air camp for needy immigrant children of Milwaukee. Today, the agency provides a holistic array of family-centered programs including early child development (early child education and parental engagement), youth development (after school and summer youth programs as well as our year-round camping programs), and community development.

Financial

four stars

95.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.63
  Program Expenses Growth 5.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by COA Youth & Family Centers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by COA Youth & Family Centers on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
COA Youth & Family Centers (WI) 96.99 four stars
Our Lady's Inn (MO) 92.61 four stars
Kids Forward (WI) 85.90 three stars
Open Door Community House (GA) 92.44 four stars
Joyful Heart Foundation (NY) 90.94 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,137,691
   Federated Campaigns $818,799
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $19,250
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,234,946
Total Contributions $5,210,686
   Program Service Revenue $2,262,246
Total Primary Revenue $7,472,932
   Other Revenue $698,269
TOTAL REVENUE $8,171,201
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,631,729
   Administrative Expenses $348,978
   Fundraising Expenses $313,535
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,294,242
   
Payments to Affiliates $23,117
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $876,959
   
Net Assets $13,665,709

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
Early Childhood Education $2,455,760 37.0%
Youth Development Programs $1,852,610 27.9%
Community Services $990,564 14.9%
Family Support Services $1,332,795 20.1%

Ratings History
COA Youth & Family Centers has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-03 03/01/2018 96.99 four stars
2016-03 03/01/2017 95.11 four stars
2015-03 06/01/2016 92.92 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-03 02/01/2016 85.04 three stars
2014-03 11/01/2015 93.39 four stars
2014-03 09/01/2015 92.81 four stars
2013-03 07/01/2014 91.98 four stars
2013-03 06/01/2014 91.70 four stars
2012-03 07/01/2013 97.60 four stars
2011-03 03/01/2012 97.61 four stars
2010-03 12/01/2011 99.28 four stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 97.08 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 05/01/2011 96.51 four stars
2009-03 04/01/2010 92.29 four stars
2007-03 04/01/2008 98.78 four stars
2006-03 02/01/2007 96.37 four stars
2005-03 03/01/2006 96.14 four stars
2004-03 08/01/2005 90.90 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 39-0806339
Name in IRS Master File CHILDRENS OUTING ASSN
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 (325) Camp
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 April, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013

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
$152,433 2.08% Thomas Schneider Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
COA Youth & Family Centers (WI) 96.99 four stars
New Moms (IL) 92.24 four stars
Margaret Hudson Program (OK) 85.31 three stars
Jewish Family Service of Los Angeles (CA) 86.72 three stars
Martha's Table (DC) 97.13 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

COA Youth & Family Centers
909 East North Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53212
tel: (414) 263-8383
EIN: 39-0806339

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Board Leadership

Andy Komisar
President

CEO

Thomas P. Schneider
Executive Director

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