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Health : Treatment and Prevention Services

The Children's Health Fund

Health care and advocacy for America's most vulnerable children

79.91

475 Riverside Drive Suite 630
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 535-9400   Web Site
EIN: 13-3468427

Board Leadership
Hervé Sedky
Chair

CEO
Dennis Walto
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 79.91
  Financial 71.60
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 08/03/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1987, the Children's Health Fund (CHF) is committed to providing comprehensive health care to the nation's most medically underserved children and their families through the development and support of innovative primary care medical programs and the promotion of guaranteed access to appropriate health care for all children. CHF is dedicated to meeting the complex and challenging health needs of underserved children. Children's Health Fund realizes this mission through the energy and talent of our dedicated team of doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, nutritionists, and other clinical and support staff and our partnerships with esteemed academic medical centers.

Founded in 1987, the Children's Health Fund (CHF) is committed to providing comprehensive health care to the nation's most medically underserved children and their families through the development and support of innovative primary care medical programs and the promotion of guaranteed access to appropriate health care for all children. CHF is dedicated to meeting the complex and challenging health needs of underserved children. Children's Health Fund realizes this mission through the energy and talent of our dedicated team of doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, nutritionists, and other clinical and support staff and our partnerships with esteemed academic medical centers.

Financial

71.60

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 08/03/2021 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)
78.0%
  Administrative Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.29
  Program Expenses Growth 1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Health Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Children's Health Fund on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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The Children's Health Fund (NY) 79.91
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,855,508
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $802,543
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $750,000
Total Contributions $11,408,051
   Program Service Revenue $10,000
Total Primary Revenue $11,418,051
   Other Revenue $-42,995
TOTAL REVENUE $11,375,056
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,438,952
   Administrative Expenses $1,398,994
   Fundraising Expenses $1,239,647
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,077,593
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-702,537
   
Net Assets $5,685,110

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
National Programs $5,872,176 62.2%
Healthy and Ready to Learn - NYC $1,976,327 20.9%
DC Spring Conference $1,499,307 15.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 08/03/2021 79.91
2019-12 05/01/2021 79.71
2018-12 05/01/2020 79.00
2017-12 12/01/2018 80.69
2016-12 03/01/2018 78.36
2015-12 05/01/2017 78.98
2014-12 06/01/2016 79.70
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 77.47
2013-12 07/01/2015 77.29
2012-12 02/01/2014 84.92
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.13
2011-12 12/20/2012 81.07
2010-12 02/01/2012 78.16
2009-12 09/20/2011 90.44
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 85.21
2008-12 06/01/2010 91.12
2007-12 06/01/2009 91.21
2006-12 04/01/2008 93.41
2005-12 02/01/2007 93.78
2004-12 04/01/2006 84.07

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

EIN 13-3468427
Name in IRS Master File THE CHILDRENS HEALTH FUND
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 (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 September, 1993
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$300,901 2.49% Dennis Walto Chief Executive Officer

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Children's Health Fund (NY) 79.91
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Westminster Free Clinic (CA) 90.55
Goochland Free Clinic and Family Services (VA) 93.57
The Free Clinics (NC) 88.58

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Charity Contact Info

The Children's Health Fund
475 Riverside Drive
Suite 630
New York, NY 10115
tel: (212) 535-9400
EIN: 13-3468427

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Board Leadership

Hervé Sedky
Chair

CEO

Dennis Walto
Chief Executive Officer

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