International : Development and Relief Services

Kidsave

Because every child needs a family

four stars

91.58

100 Corporate Pointe, Suite 380 Culver City, CA 90230
tel: (310) 642-7283   Web Site
EIN: 91-1887623

Board Leadership
Thomas A. Donohue & James J. Kilcourse
Co-Chairs

CEO
Randi Thompson
CEO and Co-Founder

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.58 four stars
  Financial 88.10 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Kidsave is working to move older children out of orphanages and foster care and into permanent, loving families. Kidsave gives older kids in US foster care and foreign orphanages the opportunity to visit with families and build relationships. We work as a catalyst for change, training social workers, orphanage workers and volunteers to help kids find permanent families, and change practices, laws and public financing to increase permanent family care for orphans and youth in foster care. Since 1999, more than 3,000 children have found parents and lasting connections with adults because of our programs. Thousands more orphans and children in foster care around the globe have parents and lasting connections because of our training and advocacy efforts.

Kidsave is working to move older children out of orphanages and foster care and into permanent, loving families. Kidsave gives older kids in US foster care and foreign orphanages the opportunity to visit with families and build relationships. We work as a catalyst for change, training social workers, orphanage workers and volunteers to help kids find permanent families, and change practices, laws and public financing to increase permanent family care for orphans and youth in foster care. Since 1999, more than 3,000 children have found parents and lasting connections with adults because of our programs. Thousands more orphans and children in foster care around the globe have parents and lasting connections because of our training and advocacy efforts.

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Financial

three stars

88.10

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 15.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kidsave on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Kidsave on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,181,854
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $331,897
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $206,150
Total Contributions $1,719,901
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,719,901
   Other Revenue $2,309
TOTAL REVENUE $1,722,210
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,469,377
   Administrative Expenses $170,115
   Fundraising Expenses $51,361
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,690,853
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $31,357
   
Net Assets $687,844

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$143,350 8.47% Randi Thompson Chief Executive Officer
Other Salaries of Note
$133,467 7.89% Terry Baugh President

Mission

Kidsave is working to move older children out of orphanages and foster care and into permanent, loving families. Kidsave gives older kids in US foster care and foreign orphanages the opportunity to visit with families and build relationships. We work as a catalyst for change, training social workers, orphanage workers and volunteers to help kids find permanent families, and change practices, laws and public financing to increase permanent family care for orphans and youth in foster care. Since 1999, more than 3,000 children have found parents and lasting connections with adults because of our programs. Thousands more orphans and children in foster care around the globe have parents and lasting connections because of our training and advocacy efforts.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Kidsave (CA) 91.58 four stars
Tanzanian Children's Fund (MA) 97.17 four stars
Help the Helpless (MN) 94.74 four stars
Save the Children (CT) 88.30 three stars
ChildFund International (VA) 85.32 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Kidsave
100 Corporate Pointe, Suite 380
Culver City, CA 90230
tel: (310) 642-7283
fax: (310) 641-7283
EIN: 91-1887623

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 39293
Los Angeles, CA 90039

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Board Leadership

Thomas A. Donohue & James J. Kilcourse
Co-Chairs

CEO

Randi Thompson
CEO and Co-Founder