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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

COA Youth & Family Centers

Serving children, strengthening families, building communities

four stars

95.11

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 95.11 four stars
  Financial 93.09 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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.

Results Information

Reported Results
Total in 2016
Number of students enrolled
357
Number of youth receiving services (e.g., groups, skills and job training, etc.) with youths living in their community
1,032
Number of convenings hosted by the organization
14
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Financial

four stars

93.09

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
89.5%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 2.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.5%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
COA Youth & Family Centers (WI) 95.11 four stars
The Family Tree (MD) 92.88 four stars
Focus Points Family Resource Center (CO) 92.02 four stars
ALIVE! (VA) 93.17 four stars
Project Self-Sufficiency of Loveland-Fort Collins (CO) 89.03 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,411,537
   Federated Campaigns $837,987
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $12,600
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,348,446
Total Contributions $4,610,570
   Program Service Revenue $1,611,127
Total Primary Revenue $6,221,697
   Other Revenue $322,675
TOTAL REVENUE $6,544,372
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,640,500
   Administrative Expenses $326,435
   Fundraising Expenses $295,243
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,262,178
   
Payments to Affiliates $20,139
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $282,194
   
Net Assets $12,671,387

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 $1,865,719 33.1%
Youth Development Programs $1,656,075 29.4%
Community Services $874,605 15.5%

Ratings History
COA Youth & Family Centers has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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)
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  • 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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$150,904 2.40% Thomas Schneider Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
COA Youth & Family Centers (WI) 95.11 four stars
Project Self-Sufficiency of Loveland-Fort Collins (CO) 89.03 three stars
Stronger Families (WA) 88.60 three stars
Our Lady's Inn (MO) 97.10 four stars
King's Home (AL) 92.70 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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