Toronto, ON M5N 1S7
President: King Janet
Board Chair: Wunch Eileen
Charitable Reg. #: 86816 8113 RR0001
Grade: BThe 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 #2
Avg. Compensation $90,883
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Kids.Now offers an in-school, after school hours mentorship program to develop life skills for Grade 7 and 8 youth living primarily in underserved neighbourhoods across Canada. Kids.Now programs aim to empower youth to reach their full potential.
Kids.Now matches a volunteer mentor with 10 students for a 12-week curriculum-based program that focuses on five main themes: building self-confidence, resolving conflict, setting goals, improving communication, and managing stress. Kids.Now believes that providing preventative mentoring to its target clients, by qualified adult coaches in a small group setting, is critical in the reduction of unproductive life choices. Kids.Now programs build life-success skills that: improve family and peer relationships, provide youth with tools to make positive choices and turn away from risky behaviour, enhance self-esteem, and encourage healthy thinking, leading to a more productive and rewarding life.
Kids.Now has 2 full-time staff members, plus 6 part-time contract support workers to help run the Kids.Now leadership programs.
In F2014, administrative costs were 12% of revenues while fundraising costs were 25% of donations. Kids.Now has $83k in funding reserves, which cover 22% of annual program costs.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending July
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||11.6%||15.5%||13.6%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||25.4%||13.1%||16.1%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||22.4%||20.6%||5.3%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $s
|Goods in kind||82,778||61,548||30,258|
|Cash flow from operations||12,540||(23,487)||(72,992)|