Toronto, ON M4P 0B3
President and CEO: Rosemary McCarney
Board Chair: Karen Jackson
Charitable Reg. #: 11892 8993 RR0001
About Plan Canada:
Founded in 1968, Plan Canada is the largest funder of Plan International with Canadian donations accounting for 19% of Plan International's total donations. In F2013, 208,480 Canadian donors contributed $92.0m to Plan Canada.
Founded in 1937, Plan International is one of the world's largest international development agencies. Plan International works to support social justice for children in developing countries. It seeks to give children, families, and communities tools to break the cycle of poverty and build sustainable solutions with measurable results for improved lives. Plan is inclusive of all faiths and cultures, mobilizing people around the world to create a sustainable environment in which children, families and communities can thrive.
In 2013, Plan International worked with 90,229 communities in 50 countries benefitting a total population of 165.3 million people. Plan International trained 577,423 people to be nurses, teachers, farmers and child protection workers. Additionally, Plan helped build or fix 2,741 schools, 4,809 wells and pumps, 9,428 health and early childhood care centres, and 326,950 toilets in homes. Plan also supported 4,841 microfinance organizations and 52,815 savings and loan groups.
Child sponsorships are Plan Canada's largest source of donations (81%). Plan Canada states that these donations are pooled and go to community development projects that benefit all the children and families living in the community. One of Plan's major initiatives, 'Because I am a Girl', addresses gender inequality, promoting girls' education and equal rights.
Fundraising costs are 25% of Canadian donations and administrative costs are 6% of revenue for F2013. Plan has funding reserves of $32.5m (including $2.3m of donor-endowed funds), which cover 25% of annual program costs. Excluding $2.3m of donor-endowed funds, the funding reserves of $30.2m are sufficient to cover 23% of program costs. The donations figure reported below includes international donations of $20.0m in F2013, $13.7m in F2012, and $7.0m in F2011.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending June
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||6.1%||6.2%||6.0%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||25.3%||23.2%||23.4%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||25.0%||21.3%||12.8%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Goods in kind||31,622||29,475||41,942|
|Program costs - International||120,736||108,668||105,586|
|Program costs - Canada||9,421||7,688||6,304|
|Cash flow from operations||2,848||781||1,027|
Social Results Reporting
Grade: B+The grade is based on the charity’s public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Program Cost Coverage
Full-time staff #153
Avg. Compensation $77,319
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
|$300k - $350k||1|
|$250k - $300k||1|
|$200k - $250k||2|
|$160k - $200k||6|
|$120k - $160k||0|
|$80k - $120k||0|
|$40k - $80k||0|