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Human and Civil Rights : Advocacy and Education

National Black Child Development Institute

Improving and advancing the lives of black children and their families

three stars

84.10

8455 Colesville Road Suite 910
Silver Spring, MD 20910
tel: (800) 556-2234   Web Site
EIN: 52-0908178

Board Leadership
T. Anthony Waller
Board Chair

CEO
Cemeré James
Interim President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.10 three stars
  Financial 79.00 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

For the past 40 years, the National Black Child Development Institute has been steadfast in its mission to improve and advance the lives of Black children and their families, through advocacy and education. Along with our affiliate network - composed of volunteers from across the nation - we have worked to improve child welfare services, make universal early care and education a reality, build family support services, press for educational reform and provide vital information regarding our children's health. Preparing our children to function in a global society where having access to the latest technology is considered the norm makes education extremely critical to our future work. Every child deserves a chance, and we are committed to uncovering every chance available to our children.

For the past 40 years, the National Black Child Development Institute has been steadfast in its mission to improve and advance the lives of Black children and their families, through advocacy and education. Along with our affiliate network - composed of volunteers from across the nation - we have worked to improve child welfare services, make universal early care and education a reality, build family support services, press for educational reform and provide vital information regarding our children's health. Preparing our children to function in a global society where having access to the latest technology is considered the norm makes education extremely critical to our future work. Every child deserves a chance, and we are committed to uncovering every chance available to our children.

Financial

two stars

79.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
89.0%
  Administrative Expenses 10.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.10
  Program Expenses Growth 4.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 75.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Black Child Development Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by National Black Child Development Institute on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Black Child Development Institute (MD) 84.10 three stars
Anti-Defamation League (NY) 89.49 three stars
ALIGN: The Alliance for a Greater New York (NY) 88.23 three stars
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (PA) 95.90 four stars
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CO) 93.31 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $486,729
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $926,702
Total Contributions $1,413,431
   Program Service Revenue $461,475
Total Primary Revenue $1,874,906
   Other Revenue $33,917
TOTAL REVENUE $1,908,823
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,325,929
   Administrative Expenses $275,317
   Fundraising Expenses $25,257
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,626,503
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-717,680
   
Net Assets $729,194

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
Professional Development $840,001 36.1%
Policy and Advocacy $639,694 27.5%
Annual Conference $478,399 20.6%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-10 12/01/2020 84.10 three stars
2018-10 02/01/2020 82.32 three stars
2017-10 03/01/2019 80.87 three stars
2016-10 02/01/2018 82.73 three stars
2015-10 05/01/2017 86.73 three stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 88.14 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-10 12/22/2015 89.12 three stars
2013-10 12/22/2014 86.22 three stars
2012-10 11/01/2013 89.22 three stars
2011-10 04/01/2013 84.45 three 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 52-0908178
Name in IRS Master File NATIONAL BLACK CHILD DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE INC
NTEE Code P37
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 (59) Other school related activities
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name NATIONAL BLACK CHILD DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE INC
Ruling Date October, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2018
  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$173,672 6.61% Tobeka G. Green President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
National Black Child Development Institute (MD) 84.10 three stars
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Institute for Justice (VA) 97.19 four stars
Alliance for Justice (DC) 94.20 four stars
The Florida Bar Foundation (FL) 87.62 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

National Black Child Development Institute
8455 Colesville Road
Suite 910
Silver Spring, MD 20910
tel: (800) 556-2234
fax: (202) 833-8222
EIN: 52-0908178

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Board Leadership

T. Anthony Waller
Board Chair

CEO

Cemeré James
Interim President & CEO

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