Breastfeeding USA Inc

Address
125 Clinton Drive
South Windsor, CT 06074
Contact
Website: http://www.breastfeedingusa.org
Phone: +1 (860) 644-4109
Nonprofit
NTEE: E60 - Health Support Services
EIN: 27-3310090

Mission

To provide evidence-based breastfeeding information
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2010
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area3283
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees00   
Number of volunteers150150   
Personnel
Colvin, Genevieve
Title President   
Name of key/compensated person GENEVIEVE COLVIN   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Current officer True   
Average hours per week working for org 20.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Delaney, Carol
TitleTreasurerTreasurer   
Name of key/compensated personCAROL DELANEYCAROL DELANEY   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Current officerTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org20.0020.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Dempsey, Ann
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personANN DEMPSEY    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org20.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Gorrell, Ginger
TitleVice PresidentSecretary   
Name of key/compensated personGINGER GORRELLGINGER GORRELL   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Current officerTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org20.0020.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Knorr, Sharon
Title Director   
Name of key/compensated person SHARON KNORR   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 20.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Kulenkamp, Ali
TitleDirectorDirector   
Name of key/compensated personALI KULENKAMPALI KULENKAMP   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org20.0020.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Lesteshen, Rachelle
Title Director   
Name of key/compensated person RACHELLE LESTESHEN   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 20.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Lowe, Toi
TitlePresidentVice President   
Name of key/compensated personTOI LOWETOI LOWE   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Current officerTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org20.0020.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Nadeau, Kate
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personKATE NADEAU    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org20.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Nichols, Jada
TitleDirector    
Name of key/compensated personJADA WRIGHT NICHOLS    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org20.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Ruhlen, Rebecca
TitleDirectorDirector   
Name of key/compensated personREBECCA RUHLENREBECCA RUHLEN   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
Average hours per week working for org20.0020.00   
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00   
Sears, Cynthia
Title Director   
Name of key/compensated person CYNTHIA L SEARS   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 20.00   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Simpson, Tamika
TitleSecretary    
Name of key/compensated personTAMIKA SIMPSON    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Current officerTrue    
Average hours per week working for org20.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesTo provide evidence-based breastfeeding information and support, and to promote breastfeeding as the biological and cultural norm. This is accomplished through a network of accredited Breastfeeding Counselors and comprehensive resources for the benefit of mothers and babies, families and communities.To provide evidence-based breastfeeding information and support, and to promote breastfeeding as the biological and cultural norm. This is accomplished through a network of accredited Breastfeeding Counselors and comprehensive resources for the benefit of mothers and babies, families and communities.   
Program service expenses, total$30,521.00$15,765.00   
Programs, including revenue & expenses
COMMUNITY SERVICES - EDUCATION AND SUPPORT OF BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS & CHAPTERS. UPON COMPLETION OF A CENTRALIZED ONLINE EDUCATION PROGRAM, VOLUNTEER BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS ARE ACCREDITED TO SHARE EVIDENCED-BASED INFORMATION AND MOTHER-TO-MOTHER SUPPORT IN THEIR COMMUNITIES. BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS UNDERSTAND HOW BEST TO SERVE THEIR COMMUNITIES AND , FOR EXAMPLE, MAY FORM CHAPTERS TO FACILITATE BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT MEETINGS, UTILIZE SOCIAL MEDIA, BE AVAILABLE TO PERSONALLY ASSIST BREASTFEE
Program expenses$29,469.00$8,073.00   
Program revenue$10,690.00    
Program descriptionCOMMUNITY SERVICES - EDUCATION AND SUPPORT OF BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS & CHAPTERS. UPON COMPLETION OF A CENTRALIZED ONLINE EDUCATION PROGRAM, VOLUNTEER BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS ARE ACCREDITED TO SHARE EVIDENCED-BASED INFORMATION AND MOTHER-TO-MOTHER SUPPORT IN THEIR COMMUNITIES. BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS UNDERSTAND HOW BEST TO SERVE THEIR COMMUNITIES AND , FOR EXAMPLE, MAY FORM CHAPTERS TO FACILITATE BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT MEETINGS, UTILIZE SOCIAL MEDIA, BE AVAILABLE TO PERSONALLY ASSIST BREASTFEECOMMUNITY SERVICES - EDUCATION AND SUPPORT OF BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS & CHAPTERS. UPON COMPLETION OF A CENTRALIZED ONLINE EDUCATION PROGRAM, VOLUNTEER BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS ARE ACCREDITED TO SHARE EVIDENCED-BASED INFORMATION AND MOTHER-TO-MOTHER SUPPORT IN THEIR COMMUNITIES. BREASTFEEDING COUNSELORS UNDERSTAND HOW BEST TO SERVE THEIR COMMUNITIES AND , FOR EXAMPLE, MAY FORM CHAPTERS TO FACILITATE BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT MEETINGS, UTILIZE SOCIAL MEDIA, BE AVAILABLE TO PERSONALLY ASSIST BREASTFEE   
NATIONAL ADVOCACY & EXTERNAL RELATIONS ORIGINAL CONTENT IS PROVIDED TO THE PUBLIC THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AND PRINTED INFORMATIONAL MATERIALS. THE ORGANIZATION UTILIZES SOCIAL MEDIA VENUES AND EXHIBITS AT NATIONAL CONFERENCES TO PROMOTE INTERACTION AND COLLABORATION WITH RELATED NONPROFITS, EXTERNAL AGENCIES, MATERNAL/CHILD HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS AND OTHER BREASTFEEDING ADVOCATES TO PROMOTE BREASTFEEDING AS THE BIOLOGICAL AND CULTURAL NORM.
Program expenses$1,052.00$7,692.00   
Program revenue $13,110.00   
Program descriptionNATIONAL ADVOCACY & EXTERNAL RELATIONS ORIGINAL CONTENT IS PROVIDED TO THE PUBLIC THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AND PRINTED INFORMATIONAL MATERIALS. THE ORGANIZATION UTILIZES SOCIAL MEDIA VENUES AND EXHIBITS AT NATIONAL CONFERENCES TO PROMOTE INTERACTION AND COLLABORATION WITH RELATED NONPROFITS, EXTERNAL AGENCIES, MATERNAL/CHILD HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS AND OTHER BREASTFEEDING ADVOCATES TO PROMOTE BREASTFEEDING AS THE BIOLOGICAL AND CULTURAL NORM.NATIONAL ADVOCACY & EXTERNAL RELATIONS ORIGINAL CONTENT IS PROVIDED TO THE PUBLIC THROUGH OUR WEBSITE AND PRINTED INFORMATIONAL MATERIALS. THE ORGANIZATION UTILIZES SOCIAL MEDIA VENUES AND EXHIBITS AT NATIONAL CONFERENCES TO PROMOTE INTERACTION AND COLLABORATION WITH RELATED NONPROFITS, EXTERNAL AGENCIES, MATERNAL/CHILD HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS AND OTHER BREASTFEEDING ADVOCATES TO PROMOTE BREASTFEEDING AS THE BIOLOGICAL AND CULTURAL NORM.   
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$37,689.00$37,402.00   
Revenue from contributions (total)$26,999.00$24,292.00$22,435.00$27,384.00$28,856.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$2,023.00    
Investment income, current yr$0.00$0.00   
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$26,999.00$24,292.00   
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00   
Other revenue, current yr$0.00$0.00   
Program service revenue (total)$10,690.00$13,110.00$9,815.00$4,200.00$1,980.00
Gross receipts$37,689.00$37,402.00   
Sources of contributions
Contributions revenue from membership dues$17,025.00$16,465.00   
Revenue from all other contributions$9,974.00$7,827.00   
Other types of revenue
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$54,366.00$22,820.00   
Total functional expenses: program service $30,521.00$15,765.00   
Total functional expenses: management and general$15,533.00$4,339.00   
Total functional expenses: fundraising$8,312.00$2,716.00   
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$0.00    
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00   
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$63,592.00$79,701.00$64,265.00$51,893.00$29,237.00
Total assets, beginning of year$79,701.00$64,265.00   
Total liabilities$3,423.00$2,855.00$2,002.00$1,280.00$200.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$2,855.00$2,002.00   
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$60,169.00$76,846.00   
Net assets$60,169.00$76,846.00   
Net assets, beginning of year$76,846.00$62,263.00   
Other liabilities$3,423.00$2,855.00   
Other assets$130.00$371.00   
Cash: non-interest bearing$46,379.00$53,416.00   
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$53,416.00$41,364.00   
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$16,677.00$14,582.00   
Advertising (total)$2,930.00$154.00   
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges $3,831.00   
Total net assets or fund balances$60,169.00$76,846.00   
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$5,000.00$2,917.00   
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members99   
Number of independent voting members99   
Accrual accountingTrueTrue   
Tax year start date2016-07-012015-07-01   
Tax year end date2017-06-012016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-01
Has local chaptersTrueTrue   
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990   
Date e-filing submitted2017-12-042017-04-05   
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.1   
Filing identifier201713059349300726201633169349302983   
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