World of Children Inc

Address
23046 Avenida De La Carlota Ste 600
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Contact
Website: http://www.worldofchildren.org
Phone: +1 (925) 452-8272
Nonprofit
NTEE: O20 - Youth Centers, Clubs, Multipurpose
EIN: 31-1772381

Mission

The World of Children is dedicated to dramatically improving children's lives by identifying and recognizing extraordinary individuals who work on behalf of children in need. We are committed through our Awards program to search the United States and the rest of the world for these selfless changemakers. Our Awards and funds expand and leverage their vital work, thus creating a unique, worldwide network of child advocates.
 201720162015
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2000
Subsection501(c)(3)
Organization typeCorporation
Metropolitan statistical area7362
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$125,000.00$125,000.00 
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$125,000.00$125,000.00 
Number of employees88 
Number of people compensated >$100k11 
Number of volunteers5050 
Number of highly compensated contractors11 
Personnel
Adams, Tim
TitleDirector  
Name of key/compensated personTim Adams  
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Beraud, Jill
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personJill BeraudJill Beraud 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Berensheim, Devin
TitleDirector  
Name of key/compensated personDevin Berensheim  
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Beresheim, Devin
Title Director 
Name of key/compensated person Devin Beresheim 
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Position Individual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00 
Eldredge, Molly
TitleDirector  
Name of key/compensated personMolly Eldredge  
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Fraenkel, Francis
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personFrancis FraenkelFrancis Fraenkel 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Freede, Adam
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personAdam FreedeAdam Freede 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Gold, Jim
TitleVice ChairVice Chair 
Name of key/compensated personJim GoldJim Gold 
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Grazer, Veronica
TitleDirector  
Name of key/compensated personVeronica Grazer  
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Harris, Leon
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personLeon HarrisLeon Harris 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Isaacson-Leibowitz, Kay
Title Co-Chair 
Name of key/compensated person Kay Isaacson-Leibowitz 
Average hours per week working for org 30.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Position Individual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00 
Issacson-Leibowitz, Kay
TitleCo-Chair  
Name of key/compensated personKay Issacson-Leibowitz  
Average hours per week working for org30.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director, Officer  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Kalatchi, Bertan
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personBertan KalatchiBertan Kalatchi 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Kumar, Archana
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personArchana KumarArchana Kumar 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Lafasto, Frank
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personFrank LaFastoFrank LaFasto 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Leibowitz, Harry
TitleCo-ChairCo-Chair 
Name of key/compensated personHarry LeibowitzHarry Leibowitz 
Average hours per week working for org30.0030.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Manoranjan, Ranjan
TitleTreasurerTreasurer 
Name of key/compensated personRanjan ManoranjanRanjan Manoranjan 
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Mayell, Karen
Title Director 
Name of key/compensated person Karen Mayell 
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Position Individual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00 
Naylor, Lynn
TitleExecutive Dir.Executive Dir. 
Name of key/compensated personLynn Wallace NaylorLynn Wallace Naylor 
Average hours per week working for org50.0050.00 
Reportable compensation from org$125,000.00$125,000.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionOfficerOfficer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
O'Malley, Ann
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personAnn O'MalleyAnn O'Malley 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Politzer, Jerry
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personJerry PolitzerJerry Politzer 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Romberg, Roberta
TitleSecretarySecretary 
Name of key/compensated personRoberta V Romberg JDRoberta V Romberg JD 
Average hours per week working for org5.005.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or director, OfficerIndividual trustee or director, Officer 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Rosenthal, Peter
TitleDirector  
Name of key/compensated personPeter Rosenthal  
Average hours per week working for org1.00  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00  
PositionIndividual trustee or director  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00  
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.00  
Sholl, Sandy
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personSandy ShollSandy Sholl 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Smiley, Veronica
Title Director 
Name of key/compensated person Veronica Smiley 
Average hours per week working for org 1.00 
Reportable compensation from org $0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00 
Position Individual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs 0.00 
Steinberg, Sue
TitleDirectorDirector 
Name of key/compensated personSue SteinbergSue Steinberg 
Average hours per week working for org1.001.00 
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00 
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00 
PositionIndividual trustee or directorIndividual trustee or director 
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00 
Average hours per week working for related orgs0.000.00 
Purpose: mission, activities & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesWorld of Children identifies and recognizes the most effective child advocates worldwide. Each year we bestow Award recognition on only the most deserving changemakers. We then grant funds to the programs serving vulnerable children established by the annual Award Winners.World of Children identifies and recognizes the most effective child advocates worldwide. Each year we bestow Award recognition on only the most deserving changemakers. We then grant funds to the programs serving vulnerable children established by the annual Award Winners. 
Program expenses (total)$1,467,404.00$1,135,973.00 
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Awards presented to various individuals in recognition of their outstanding service and dedication to children and children's issues.
Program expenses$1,467,404.00$1,135,973.00 
Grants and allocations made$522,800.00$355,055.00 
Program descriptionAwards presented to various individuals in recognition of their outstanding service and dedication to children and children's issues.Awards presented to various individuals in recognition of their outstanding service and dedication to children and children's issues. 
Financial data
Expense categories (totals)
Sum (total functional expenses)$1,735,452.00$1,382,880.00 
Program services (total functional expenses)$1,467,404.00$1,135,973.00 
Management & general (total functional expenses)$85,749.00$103,868.00 
Fundraising (total functional expenses)$182,299.00$143,039.00 
Revenue
Total revenue$1,542,918.00$1,382,896.00 
Program service revenue (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00
Revenue from contributions (total)$1,513,194.00$1,421,810.00$1,427,629.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$116,765.00$52,894.00 
Investment income$292.00$363.00 
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00 
Other revenue, current yr$29,432.00-$39,277.00 
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$1,513,194.00$1,421,810.00 
Gross receipts$1,823,918.00$1,652,048.00 
Sources of contributions
Revenue from federated campaigns $14,750.00 
Revenue from fundraising events$1,017,161.00$1,010,054.00 
Revenue from all other contributions$496,033.00$397,006.00 
Other types of revenue
Royalties (total)$0.00$0.00 
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$5,057.00$0.00 
Net revenue from gaming (total)$0.00$0.00 
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$292.00$363.00 
Net rental income$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$24,375.00-$39,277.00 
Net inventory sales (total)$0.00$0.00 
Fees for services
Lobbying fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Legal fees (total)$12,080.00$422.00 
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
General management fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Investment management fees (total)$0.00$0.00 
Accounting service fees (total)$10,900.00$10,400.00 
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,096,252.00$1,312,772.00$1,189,584.00
Total assets, beginning of year$1,312,772.00$1,189,584.00 
Total liabilities$693,931.00$1,034,410.00$911,238.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$1,034,410.00$911,238.00 
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$41,000.00$24,517.00 
Loans & receivables from key persons$0.00$0.00 
Temporarily restricted net assets$10,000.00$123,107.00 
Net assets$402,321.00$278,362.00 
Net assets, beginning of year$278,362.00$278,346.00 
Intangible assets$0.00$0.00 
Other assets$2,325.00$8,954.00 
Investments: other securities$0.00$0.00 
Investments: publicly traded securities$0.00$0.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing$738,579.00$544,427.00 
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$544,427.00$587,080.00 
Investments: program-related$0.00$0.00 
Grants payable$500,063.00$809,600.00 
Inventories for sale or use$51,010.00$10,750.00 
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$192,534.00$16.00 
Advertising (total)$239,957.00$223,400.00 
Savings & temp cash investment$111,666.00$583,262.00 
Accounts receivable, net$0.00$0.00 
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$141,384.00$120,285.00 
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$37,062.00$28,244.00 
Deferred revenue$156,806.00$196,566.00 
Total net assets or fund balances$402,321.00$278,362.00 
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$10,289.00$10,289.00 
Payment to affiliates$0.00$0.00 
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members2119 
Number of independent voting members2119 
Financial sheets auditedTrueTrue 
Relationships among key personnelTrueTrue 
Tax year start date2016-04-012015-04-01 
Tax year end date2017-03-312016-03-31 
Accounting methodAccrualAccrual 
Indicators for schedules (selected)
Grants to domestic org/gov't >$5kTrue  
Metadata about the filing
E-return type990990 
Reason for form submission
Address changeTrue  
Date e-filing submitted2018-03-062017-07-14 
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v3.0 
Filing identifier201840389349301409201730319349301353 
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