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Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois is a family service center based in River Forest, IL that was founded in 1873. As of 2017 they had $35 million in revenue and $21 million in assets.

In response to Christ's love, Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois attracts, develops, mobilizes and provides resources to improve the well-being of children, individuals, families, congregations and communities so that their lives are impro...

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Program areas at Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois

Foster Care - LCFS supervises the care of between 1,500 to 1,900 of Illinois children whom the State of Illinois has removed from their biological homes because of abuse or neglect. LCFS identifies, trains, and licenses foster parents and provides ongoing training and home visits to ensure the well-being of each child in care.

Camp Wartburg - Camp Wartburg is a children's summer camp and year-round retreat center owned and operated by LCFS. Its mission is to provide an outdoor Christian ministry where people can encounter God and His creation. Over 7,500 children and individuals visited Camp Wartburg for camp retreats and outdoor education.

Residential - LCFS is committed to helping children and youth, especially those who are at risk. We have two residential programs for youth who need specialized help. They are: Lutherbrook and Southern Thirty Adolescent Center (STAC).Lutherbrook Child and Adolescent Center provides specialized residential treatment for children and adolescents with severe emotional and behavioral difficulties (stemming mostly from child abuse and neglect). Lutherbrook helps them learn to trust others and form positive relationships, especially with adults. The goal of treatment for each child is to resume family and community living.Additionally, we provide educational services. Lutherbrook Academy serves children age 5-21 who have severe learning disabilities (LD), behavior disorders (BD), social/emotional disabilities (SED) and high functioning mentally impaired children who are also LD, BD or SED.Southern Thirty Adolescent Center (STAC) is a 30-day shelter and diagnostic program for adolescents 11-17. STAC provides emergency shelter care, clinical assessments, counseling and family intervention.

Form 990s for Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2017-06Sep 12, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 11, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Aug 11, 2015990View PDF
2013-06Jul 9, 2014990View PDF
...and two more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois

Total grants, contributions, etc.$4,005,451
Program services$30,661,447
Investment income and dividends$88,232
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$9,811
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$39,174
Net income from fundraising events$-21,732
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$423,377
Total revenues$35,205,760

Vendors for Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
WordPressContent management system software2020-03-02
███ ██ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2018-09-10
██████████ ████████Staffing Services$881,5922017-06-01
█████████ ████████ █████████████Outsourced Accounting Services$276,9392017-06-01
█████ ███Therapy Counseling Services$270,6452017-06-01
██████ ██████ ████████Therapy Counseling Services$270,0002017-06-01
█████ ████████ ████████ ███Foster Care Case Management Services$2,379,3722017-06-01
████████ ████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2016-12-31
...and six more vendors

Personnel at Lutheran Child and Family Services of Illinois

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Michael A. BertrandLCFS President and Chief Executive Officer$160,064Aug. 8, 2019
Mike BertrandPresident and Chief Executive Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
███████ █████ ███Vice President and Chief Operating Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
███████ █████Vice President and Chief Financial Officer-Aug. 8, 2019
███████ █████Trustee / Chief Program Officer$127,853Aug. 8, 2019
████ ████Vice President of Church and Civic Engagement-Aug. 8, 2019
████ ███████ ████Vice Chair$0Aug. 8, 2019
██████ ██ ███████Trustee / Secretary and Vice Chair$0Aug. 8, 2019
████ ███ ██████ ██ ███████████ ███Vice Chair$0Aug. 8, 2019
███████ ██ ████████Trustee / Chairman$0Aug. 8, 2019
...and eight more key personnel

Peer family services organizations

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2Burlington United Methodist Family Services (BUMFS)501(c)(3)$22 millionBurlington, WV
3Family & Children Services501(c)(3)$11 millionKalamazoo, MI
4SGA Youth & Family Services NFP501(c)(3)$12 millionChicago, IL
5Twin Cedars Youth and Family Services501(c)(3)$15 millionLagrange, GA
6Depelchin Children's Center501(c)(3)$28 millionHouston, TX
7Four Oaks501(c)(3)$40 millionCedar Rapids, IA
8Seamen's Society for Children and Families501(c)(3)$21 millionStaten Island, NY
9The Baby Fold501(c)(3)$15 millionNormal, IL
10Youth Service Bureau of Illinois Valley501(c)(3)$8.9 millionOttawa, IL
11Caritas Family Solutions501(c)(3)$22 millionBelleville, IL
12Hoyleton Youth and Family Services501(c)(3)$12 millionFairview Heights, IL
13One Hope United501(c)(3)$52 millionChicago, IL
14Riverbend Head Start Delegate501(c)(3)$9.4 millionAlton, IL
15Families First501(c)(3)$12 millionAtlanta, GA
16Wellspring Lutheran Services / Lutheran Child & Family Service of Michigan Inc501(c)(3)$18 millionFlint, MI
17Sunbeam Family Services501(c)(3)$13 millionOklahoma City, OK
18Net Community Care (NET)501(c)(3)$17 millionPhiladelphia, PA
19The Village Family Services501(c)(3)$18 millionNorth Hollywood, CA
20Vista Del Mar Child and Family Services501(c)(3)$39 millionLos Angeles, CA
21Southwest Human Development (SWHD)501(c)(3)$64 millionPhoenix, AZ
22Robins' Nest501(c)(3)$27 millionGlassboro, NJ
23Child and Family Services of Erie County501(c)(3)$26 millionBuffalo, NY
24The Children's Home Society of New Jersey (CHS of NJ)501(c)(3)$18 millionTrenton, NJ
25Place of Hope501(c)(3)$9.1 millionPalm Beach Gardens, FL

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