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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

The Committee for Missing Children

Locating missing children

0 stars

29.11

934 Stone Mill Run Lawrenceville, GA 30046
tel: (800) 525-8204   Web Site
EIN: 58-2215576

Board Leadership
Bill Waterman
President of the Board

CEO
David C. Thelen
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 29.11 0 stars
  Financial 0.00 0 stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00
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

93.00

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)
12.0%
  Administrative Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 85.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.87
  Working Capital Ratio (years) < 0.01
  Program Expenses Growth -6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 236.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Committee for Missing Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Committee for Missing Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Committee for Missing Children (GA) 29.11 0 stars
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (VA) 92.18

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Since 1991, The Committee for Missing Children (CMC) and its photo partners have distributed over two billion images of missing children in elementary schools throughout the USA. Millions of images of approximately 1,500 children have bombarded our nations' elementary schools and, through this method, we have assisted in the recovery of over 1,200 missing children. We are a parent advocacy group and we serve as an information clearinghouse. Our web site is created as a resource for parents of missing children as well as lawyers, other non-profits and non-governmental agencies, and the agencies that must deal with child abduction. Our belief is that the parents of missing and abducted children have a right to be involved in the search for their own children.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,606,630
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,606,630
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,606,630
   Other Revenue $2,084
TOTAL REVENUE $1,608,714
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $202,067
   Administrative Expenses $23,971
   Fundraising Expenses $1,373,531
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,599,569
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $9,145
   
Net Assets $-78,166

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-08 06/01/2016 29.11 0 stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 11/01/2015 29.11 0 stars
2013-08 11/01/2014 29.28 0 stars
2012-08 11/01/2013 28.86 0 stars
2012-08 10/01/2013 28.27 0 stars
2011-08 06/01/2012 28.27 0 stars
2010-08 11/01/2011 28.93 0 stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-08 08/01/2010 32.50 0 stars
2008-08 08/01/2009 37.98 0 stars
2007-08 06/01/2008 42.36 0 stars
2006-08 06/01/2007 52.50 0 stars
2005-08 06/01/2006 52.50 0 stars
2004-08 06/01/2005 42.50 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 58-2215576
Name in IRS Master File THE COMMITTEE FOR MISSING CHILDREN 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 (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(125) Giving information or opinion (see also Advocacy)
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 December, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
  • August, 2013
  • August, 2012
  • August, 2011

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
$74,593 4.66% David Thelen Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$41,208 2.57% Karen Thelen Secretary

Since 1991, The Committee for Missing Children (CMC) and its photo partners have distributed over two billion images of missing children in elementary schools throughout the USA. Millions of images of approximately 1,500 children have bombarded our nations' elementary schools and, through this method, we have assisted in the recovery of over 1,200 missing children. We are a parent advocacy group and we serve as an information clearinghouse. Our web site is created as a resource for parents of missing children as well as lawyers, other non-profits and non-governmental agencies, and the agencies that must deal with child abduction. Our belief is that the parents of missing and abducted children have a right to be involved in the search for their own children.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Committee for Missing Children (GA) 29.11 0 stars
National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (VA) 92.18

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Charity Contact Info

The Committee for Missing Children
934 Stone Mill Run
Lawrenceville, GA 30046
tel: (800) 525-8204
fax: (678) 376-6268
EIN: 58-2215576

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Board Leadership

Bill Waterman
President of the Board

CEO

David C. Thelen
Chief Executive Officer

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