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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Child Abuse Prevention Services

A BBB Accredited charity


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Child Abuse Prevention Services
1579 Northern Blvd., 2nd Floor Room 9
Roslyn, NY 11576
Web Site:
Year, State Incorporated:
1982, New York
Stated Purpose:
" Working together to keep every child safe from harm. CAPS is dedicated to the prevention of child abuse and promotion of child safety through a program of education and community awareness. Founded in 1982, CAPS has become Long Island's leading volunteer child abuse prevention/child safety organization. It has touched the lives of more than 750,000 children, K-12, with cutting-edge, multi-media prevention-through-education programs that are offered at no cost to LI's schools. Using the power of professionally trained volunteers, CAPS gives children, educators and parents the tools and strategies to keep children safe and stop the cycle of abuse. "

Evaluation Conclusions

Child Abuse Prevention Services meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.


Provides schools and community professionals with training, development, programs, conferences, and information that supports their work with children and parents. Reaches out to the community to keep the issue of preventing child abuse and neglect in the public's awareness. Creates programs for parents on bullying, relational aggression, and Internet safety. Also launched a new program, the CAPS Bully Prevention Center.


Chief Executive Officer:
Ms. Alane Fagin, Executive Director
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Patrick McCormick, Esq.
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Partner / Campolo, Middleton & McCormick, LLP
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, invitations to fund raising events, grant proposals
Fund raising costs were 1.2% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $511,010, 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 Child Abuse Prevention Services Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Direct public support


Special events - net of direct expenses


Interest income


Total Income


Program Expenses  

Program services

Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses

Total expenses

Income in Excess of Expenses




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses

Programs: 89%  Fund Raising: 1%  Administrative 9% 
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Beginning net assets $217,526
Ending net assets 227,769
Total liabilities 84,872

Total assets



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