Sleeping Children Around the World
Toronto, ON M9A 3A5
Executive Director: Linda Webb
Board Chair: Dave Dryden
Charitable Reg. #: 13163 4396 RR0001
Grade: B-The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
Full-time staff #1
Avg. Compensation $49,001
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
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About Sleeping Children Around the World:
Founded in 1970, Sleeping Children Around the World (SCAW) provides bed-kits to children in developing countries, regardless of race and/or religion. Each kit consists of a mattress, pillow, blanket, mosquito net, clothes and school supplies. The contents of the kit vary from country to country. SCAW states that it does not undertake any marketing efforts nor receive any government funding. However, the charity incurred fundraising expenses of $29k.
In F2015, Sleeping Children Around the World spent $2.1m on purchasing and distributing bed-kits. SCAW claims that each bed-kit costs $3, and the entire amount goes towards purchasing bed-kits. SCAW is entirely volunteer run and has partnered with volunteers from 12 organizations in over 10 countries to distribute the bed-kits. In F2015, it distributed 57,256 bed-kits in India, Kenya, Nicaragua, Philippines, Uganda, Togo, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Honduras and Bangladesh. To date, Sleeping Children Around the World has given bed-kits to over 1.4 million children across the globe.
Sleeping Children Around the World is a Small-Cap charity, which received donations of $2.3m in F2015. Administrative costs are 4% of total revenues and fundraising costs are 1% of total donations. Total overhead costs are 5%, falling within Ci’s reasonable range. SCAW has total funding reserves of $4.1m that can cover the charity’s annual program costs for 2 years.
This charity report is an update that is being reviewed by SCAW. Changes and edits may be forthcoming.
Updated June 13th, 2016 by Mirza Ali Shakir.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending February
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||4.1%||4.8%||3.9%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||1.3%||0.6%||0.8%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||200.8%||151.9%||196.3%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $s
|Business activities (net)||2,326||2,129||1,392|
|Cash flow from operations||218,040||(403,545)||185,801|