VIRGIN ISLANDS VOLUNTEER ADVOCATES FOR CHILDREN INC

Address
3012 GOLDEN ROCK VITRACO MALL
CHRISTIANSTED, VI 00820
Contact
Website: http://www.viva4children.org
Phone: +1 (340) 718-2272
Nonprofit
NTEE: I80 - Legal Services
EIN: 66-0642012

Mission

VIRGIN ISLANDS VOLUNTEER ADVOCATES (VIVA) FOR CHILDREN WAS CREATED AS A LEGAL UMBRELLA TO HOST PROGRAMS DESIGNED TO WORK WITH CHILDREN WHO HAVE BEEN ABUSED OR NEGLECTED.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2003
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Number of employees21   
Number of volunteers 4   
Personnel
Anderson, Ricky
TitleBOARD MEMBER    
Name of key/compensated personRICKY DEAN ANDERSON    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
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    
Evangelista, Richard
TitleBOARD CHAIRBOARD CHAIR   
Name of key/compensated personRICHARD EVANGELISTARICHARD EVANGELISTA   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
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   
Gotts, Carl
Title BOARD MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated person CARL GOTTS   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
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   
Vaval, Major
TitleBOARD MEMBERBOARD MEMBER   
Name of key/compensated personMAJOR GERALDINE VAVALMAJOR GERALDINE VAVAL   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrue   
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   
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesVIRGIN ISLANDS VOLUNTEER ADVOCATES (VIVA) FOR CHILDREN WAS CREATED AS A LEGAL UMBRELLA TO HOST PROGRAMS DESIGNED TO WORK WITH CHILDREN WHO HAVE BEEN ABUSED OR NEGLECTED.VIRGIN ISLANDS VOLUNTEER ADVOCATES (VIVA) FOR CHILDREN WAS CREATED AS A LEGAL UMBRELLA TO HOST PROGRAMS DESIGNED TO WORK WITH CHILDREN WHO HAVE BEEN ABUSED OR NEGLECTED.   
Program service expenses, total$8,988.00$1,798.00   
Programs, including revenue & expenses
CHILD ADVOCACY PROJECT SERVES THE NEEDS OF ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN BY TRAINING AND SUPERVISING VOLUNTEERS WHO BECOME ADVOCATES FOR THESE CHILDREN. WHILE UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE COURT AND IN THE CUSTODY OF THE GOVERNMENT, THESE CHILDREN'S LIVES ARE MADE BETTER BY THE CHARITABLE WORK OF CHILD ADVOCACY PROJECT PROGRAM STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS. THE CHILD ADVOCACY PROGRAM MONITORED THE CHILDREN'S LIVES AND ADVOCATES FOR THE PROVISION OF SERVICES NECESSARY TO THE CHILD'S BASIC NEEDS SUCH AS SAFE SHELTER AND APPROPRIATE MEDICAL AND ACADEMIC SERVICES.
Program descriptionCHILD ADVOCACY PROJECT SERVES THE NEEDS OF ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN BY TRAINING AND SUPERVISING VOLUNTEERS WHO BECOME ADVOCATES FOR THESE CHILDREN. WHILE UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE COURT AND IN THE CUSTODY OF THE GOVERNMENT, THESE CHILDREN'S LIVES ARE MADE BETTER BY THE CHARITABLE WORK OF CHILD ADVOCACY PROJECT PROGRAM STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS. THE CHILD ADVOCACY PROGRAM MONITORED THE CHILDREN'S LIVES AND ADVOCATES FOR THE PROVISION OF SERVICES NECESSARY TO THE CHILD'S BASIC NEEDS SUCH AS SAFE SHELTER AND APPROPRIATE MEDICAL AND ACADEMIC SERVICES.CHILD ADVOCACY PROJECT SERVES THE NEEDS OF ABUSED AND NEGLECTED CHILDREN BY TRAINING AND SUPERVISING VOLUNTEERS WHO BECOME ADVOCATES FOR THESE CHILDREN. WHILE UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF THE COURT AND IN THE CUSTODY OF THE GOVERNMENT, THESE CHILDREN'S LIVES ARE MADE BETTER BY THE CHARITABLE WORK OF CHILD ADVOCACY PROJECT PROGRAM STAFF AND VOLUNTEERS. THE CHILD ADVOCACY PROGRAM MONITORED THE CHILDREN'S LIVES AND ADVOCATES FOR THE PROVISION OF SERVICES NECESSARY TO THE CHILD'S BASIC NEEDS SUCH AS SAFE SHELTER AND APPROPRIATE MEDICAL AND ACADEMIC SERVICES.   
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$125,997.00$275,653.00   
Revenue from contributions (total)$78,665.00$234,497.00$74,597.00$223,806.00$85,632.00
Investment income, current yr$6,509.00$948.00   
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$78,665.00$234,497.00   
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00   
Other revenue, current yr$40,823.00$40,208.00   
Program service revenue (total)  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Gross receipts$138,460.00$281,230.00   
Sources of contributions
Revenue from gov't grants$65,123.00$230,586.00   
Revenue from all other contributions$13,542.00$3,911.00   
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$73.00$8,121.00   
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$1,157.00$948.00   
Net rental income  $0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events$40,750.00$32,087.00   
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$191,823.00$194,238.00   
Total functional expenses: program service $8,988.00$1,798.00   
Total functional expenses: management and general$182,835.00$192,440.00   
Total functional expenses: fundraising$0.00$0.00   
Fees for services
Legal fees (total)$13,644.00$10,163.00   
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00   
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$1,054,580.00$1,010,863.00$1,031,038.00$992,757.00$951,841.00
Total assets, beginning of year$1,010,863.00$1,031,038.00   
Total liabilities$149,733.00$40,190.00$145,625.00$46,128.00$85,998.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$40,190.00$145,625.00   
Pledges & accounts receivable, net$146,319.00$84,658.00   
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$904,847.00$970,673.00   
Net assets$904,847.00$970,673.00   
Net assets, beginning of year$970,673.00$885,413.00   
Other assets$2,938.00$2,938.00   
Cash: non-interest bearing$595,028.00$640,712.00   
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$640,712.00$160,017.00   
Grants payable$147,007.00$38,624.00   
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses-$65,826.00$81,415.00   
Savings & temp cash investment$277,995.00$277,995.00   
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$2,726.00$1,566.00   
Total net assets or fund balances$904,847.00$970,673.00   
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$2,612.00$3,040.00   
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members33   
Number of independent voting members33   
Cash accountingTrueTrue   
Tax year start date2016-07-012015-07-01   
Tax year end date2017-06-012016-06-012015-06-012014-06-012013-06-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990   
Date e-filing submitted2018-09-212017-10-04   
IRS schema version2016v3.12015v3.0   
Filing identifier201841809349300529201731319349304428   
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