The New York Foundling

The New York Foundling

New York, NY 10011
Tax ID13-1624123

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About this organization






The New York Foundling, in the tradition of openness and compassion of its sponsors the Sisters of Charity, helps children, youth, adults, and families in need through services, supports, and advocacy that strengthen families and community and help each individual reach their full potential. The New York Foundling provides carefully designed programs, effective and interrelated services, and opportunities for our community members to create transformational change in their own lives.

Interesting data from their 2017 990 filing

The non-profit's mission, as described in the filing, is “In 1869, three sisters of charity opened their doors to save the lives of babies being abandoned on the streets of new york, beginning the tremendous legacy of the new york foundling. over the past 146 years, the foundling has evolved from a respite home for abandoned children, to a comprehensive spectrum of community services in support of our mission: to empower children and families to live healthy, independent, and fulfilling lives. our vision is a community where every person, regardless of background and circumstance, enjoys the safe, stable, and supportive relationships needed to reach his or her full potential. the foundling directly serves over 7,000 families in all five boroughs of new york city, rockland and westchester counties, and puerto rico, and recently expanded our reach to an additional 20,000 children by joining forces with the child abuse prevention program (capp). our programs respond to a wide variety of needs and support children and families who struggle with o”.

When describing its duties, they were characterized as: “The organization helps children, youth and adults in need through advocacy and through preventive and in-care services that help each individual reach his or her potential.”.

  • The non-profit has complied with legal regulations by reporting their state of operation as NY.
  • The filing shows that the non-profit's address as of 2017 is 590 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK, NY, 100112019.
  • As of 2017, the non-profit has reported a total of 2367 employees on their form.
  • Does not operate a hospital.
  • Does not operate a school.
  • Does not collect art.
  • Provides credit counseling.
  • Does not have foreign activities.
  • Is not a donor advised fund.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue is greater than $1,000,000.
  • Revenue less expenses is -$2,632,817.
  • The compensation of the CEO of the organization is subject to review and approval by an independent body.
  • The organization elects its board members.
  • The organization has a written policy that describes how long it will retain documents.
  • The organization has 26 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1869.
  • The organization has a written policy that addresses conflicts of interest.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule B.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule J.
  • The organization is required to file Schedule O.
  • The organization engages in lobbying activities.
  • The organization pays $83,630,058 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $658,038 in fundraising expenses.
  • The organization provides Form 990 to its governing body.
  • The organization has minutes of its meetings.
  • The organization has a written whistleblower policy.
  • The organization has fundraising events.
  • The organization's financial statements were reviewed by an accountant.