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Education : Scholarship and Financial Support

Community Crusade for Children

We turn used clothing into new kids through education

one star

64.11

36 River Street New Haven, CT 06513
tel: (203) 789-1162   Web Site
EIN: 06-1445929

CEO
Ron Tettelbach
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 64.11 one star
  Financial 74.71 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 56.00 one star
This rating was published 10/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Community Crusade for Children, Inc. is a non profit, clothing recycling organization that was formed in 1996. Our funds are generated by the people in the community that donate adult and children's clothing and shoes. A portion generated from the sales is returned to the participating towns, schools and other organizations or charities. Our goal is to help improve the education of children. Community Crusade for Children, Inc. makes financial contributions to existing centers of learning such as children's schools, libraries, day care centers, summer camps as well as other educational programs.

Community Crusade for Children, Inc. is a non profit, clothing recycling organization that was formed in 1996. Our funds are generated by the people in the community that donate adult and children's clothing and shoes. A portion generated from the sales is returned to the participating towns, schools and other organizations or charities. Our goal is to help improve the education of children. Community Crusade for Children, Inc. makes financial contributions to existing centers of learning such as children's schools, libraries, day care centers, summer camps as well as other educational programs.

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Financial

two stars

74.71

Accountability & Transparency

one star

56.00

This rating was published 10/01/2019 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)
84.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.09
  Program Expenses Growth -18.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 76.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Crusade for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Crusade for Children on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Crusade for Children (CT) 64.11 one star
Naval War College Foundation (RI) 93.13 four stars
Fund for Public Schools (NY) 89.50 three stars
Vellore Christian Medical College Foundation (NY) 91.88 four stars
American Friends of IDC (NY) 89.39 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,859,547
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,859,547
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,859,547
   Other Revenue $58,781
TOTAL REVENUE $1,918,328
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,657,542
   Administrative Expenses $199,220
   Fundraising Expenses $68,294
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,925,056
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-6,728
   
Net Assets $246,186

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
Collect and Sell Donated Clothing $1,021,331 61.6%
Collection of Goods $636,211 38.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 10/01/2019 64.11 one star
2017-12 12/01/2018 66.33 one star
2016-12 02/01/2018 66.76 one star
2015-12 09/01/2017 66.42 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 06-1445929
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY CRUSADE FOR CHILDREN
NTEE Code Q33
NTEE Classification International Relief
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (60) Museum, zoo, planetarium, etc.
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 June, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$175,476 9.11% Ron Tettelbach President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Crusade for Children (CT) 64.11 one star
Fund for Public Schools (NY) 89.50 three stars
Palo Alto Partners in Education (CA) 87.62 three stars
Grand Island Public Schools Foundation (NE) 90.94 four stars
JELF - Jewish Educational Loan Fund (GA) 92.29 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community Crusade for Children
36 River Street
New Haven, CT 06513
tel: (203) 789-1162
fax: (203) 789-1222
EIN: 06-1445929

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CEO

Ron Tettelbach
President

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