Human Services : Social Services

Senior Neighbors

Enhancing senior lives

four stars

92.92

678 Front Avenue, NW. Suite 205
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
tel: (616) 459-6019   Web Site
EIN: 23-7195491

Board Leadership
Julie Metsker
Chairperson

CEO
Robert Barnes
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.92 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since its founding in 1972, Senior Neighbors has promoted the health and well-being of Kent County's older adults. Senior Neighbors provides crisis assistance to at-risk seniors, operates Senior Centers throughout Kent County, provides congregate meals, assists frail and low-income seniors with chores and simple home maintenance tasks allowing them to remain in their own homes, provides low-income seniors with vital transportation services at low cost, and provides a safety-net for socially isolated and home-bound seniors through its Daily Connections Program.

Since its founding in 1972, Senior Neighbors has promoted the health and well-being of Kent County's older adults. Senior Neighbors provides crisis assistance to at-risk seniors, operates Senior Centers throughout Kent County, provides congregate meals, assists frail and low-income seniors with chores and simple home maintenance tasks allowing them to remain in their own homes, provides low-income seniors with vital transportation services at low cost, and provides a safety-net for socially isolated and home-bound seniors through its Daily Connections Program.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.41
  Program Expenses Growth 13.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Senior Neighbors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Senior Neighbors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $663,196
   Federated Campaigns $38,945
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $137,833
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $839,974
   Program Service Revenue $2,807,118
Total Primary Revenue $3,647,092
   Other Revenue $-15,621
TOTAL REVENUE $3,631,471
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,459,777
   Administrative Expenses $209,640
   Fundraising Expenses $180,938
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,850,355
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-218,884
   
Net Assets $1,725,802

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$83,783 2.17% Robert Barnes President

Mission

Since its founding in 1972, Senior Neighbors has promoted the health and well-being of Kent County's older adults. Senior Neighbors provides crisis assistance to at-risk seniors, operates Senior Centers throughout Kent County, provides congregate meals, assists frail and low-income seniors with chores and simple home maintenance tasks allowing them to remain in their own homes, provides low-income seniors with vital transportation services at low cost, and provides a safety-net for socially isolated and home-bound seniors through its Daily Connections Program.

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Senior Neighbors (MI) 92.92 four stars
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Masonic Homes of California (CA) 91.49 four stars
National Council on Aging (VA) 88.29 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Senior Neighbors
678 Front Avenue, NW.
Suite 205
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
tel: (616) 459-6019
fax: (616) 459-6953
EIN: 23-7195491

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Board Leadership

Julie Metsker
Chairperson

CEO

Robert Barnes
President