Westchester Childrens Association Inc

Westchester Childrens Association Inc

White Plains, NY 10605
Tax ID13-1740066

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About this organization






Every child healthy, safe, and prepared for life’s challenges Since 1914, WCA has remained steadfast in its mission: to improve the lives of Westchester’s children by shaping policies and programs to meet their needs, and by keeping the well-being of Westchester’s children at the top of the public agenda. WCA identifies the needs of Westchester’s children and youth, develops innovative responses to those needs and advocates for policies and programs that benefit children. WCA is a valued resource for policy makers and the media on issues affecting children because we are independent, knowledgeable and effective. WCA is non-partisan and is not limited by ties to any political group, organization or funding source.


Westchester Children's Association Inc. identifies the needs of children and youth and advocates for their well-being. In 2018 this included early childhood support, youth justice, youth development, positive school climate and homeless children and youth. Our strategies include collection and analysis of public data, research and study of current issues, public education, community mobilization, coalition building and direct advocacy.

Interesting data from their 2020 990 filing

The non-profit's aim, as indicated in the filing, is “Westchester children's association inc. was established to improve the lives of westchester's children by keeping their well-being at the top of the public agenda. the organization does this by identifying and promoting the needs of children and youth and advocating for public policies, investments and programs that meet those needs.”.

When referring to its functions, they were specified as: “To improve the lives of westchester's children by shaping policies & programs.”.

  • The non-profit has reported their operating state as NY, as required by law.
  • As stated in the filing, the non-profit's address in 2020 was 470 MAMARONECK AVENUE NO 304, WHITE PLAINS, NY, 10605.
  • The non-profit's form reports a total of 11 employees as of 2020.
  • Is not a private foundation.
  • Expenses are between $500,000 and $1,000,000+.
  • Revenue is between $500,000 and $1,000,000+.
  • Revenue less expenses is -$63,178.
  • The organization has 24 independent voting members.
  • The organization was formed in 1923.
  • The organization pays $645,697 in salary, compensation, and benefits to its employees.
  • The organization pays $141,638 in fundraising expenses.

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