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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Committee for Hispanic Children and Families

A BBB Accredited charity


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The Committee for Hispanic Children and Families
Formerly known as:
110 William Street
Suite 1802
New York, NY 10038
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1982, New York
Stated Purpose:
" CHCF combines education and advocacy to expand opportunities for children and families, and strengthen the voice of the Latino community. "

Evaluation Conclusions

The Committee for Hispanic Children and Families (CHCF) meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


The Committee for Hispanic Children (CHCF) provides support for Latino families by building on their existing strengths and fostering self-sufficiency. CHCF’s services include daycare provider training with specialized classes in nutrition education, medication administration, and toddler and infant care. Family health initiatives include a van campaign that brings underserved communities information in Spanish about resources such as disaster aid, mental health, legal aid, healthcare, and English immersion classes. CHCF also facilitates workshops for parents on legal rights, parenting skills and child welfare issues. For adolescents, CHCF offers after-school programs, drop-out prevention programs, and teen pregnancy prevention programs. In addition, the Latino Family Policy Center develops and implements policy research initiatives.


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Elba Montalvo, President /CEO
Chair of the Board:
Ms. Denise Durham Williams
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
President and CEO/ K.I.D.S.
Board Size:
Paid Staff Size:

*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.

Fund Raising

Method(s) Used:

Direct mail appeals, telephone appeals, invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals
Fund raising costs were 6.3% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $4,006,369, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)

Tax Status

This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.


The following information is based on CHCF's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Government contracts and grants


Foundations, corporations and other contributions


Special events


Fees for program services




Other income


Interest income


Special events: Less direct expenses


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Program services expenses

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 84%  Fund Raising: 7%  Administrative 10% 
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Beginning net assets $690,071
Ending net assets 1,002,449
Total liabilities 402,378

Total assets


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