Human Services : Social Services

CitySquare

Renewing hope in the heart of our city.

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four stars

92.74

4000 East Side Dallas, TX 75226
tel: (214) 823-8710   Web Site
EIN: 75-2332948

Board Leadership
Dave Shipley
Chair

CEO
Larry James
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.74 four stars
  Financial 89.74 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CitySquare (formerly Central Dallas Ministries) fights the causes and effects of poverty through service, advocacy, and friendship. Working together as a community, we feed the hungry, heal the sick, house the homeless and renew hope in the heart of our city. Working hand in hand with our neighbors - we do not have clients - we develop sustainable partnerships that provide support and encouragement to all so that everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full potential.

CitySquare (formerly Central Dallas Ministries) fights the causes and effects of poverty through service, advocacy, and friendship. Working together as a community, we feed the hungry, heal the sick, house the homeless and renew hope in the heart of our city. Working hand in hand with our neighbors - we do not have clients - we develop sustainable partnerships that provide support and encouragement to all so that everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full potential.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of homeless participants engaged in housing services
615
Number of participants who gain employment
141
Pounds of food distributed
2,099,740
Number of Homeless and Working Poor served through medical visits
1,295
Number of working poor that increased savings through financial coaching
62
Number of children that secured child support payments through legal services
391
Amount of child support payments secured through legal services
1,105,830
Number of formerly foster care youth provided case management services
148
This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

89.74

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
84.1%
  Administrative Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth 14.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CitySquare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CitySquare on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $12,153,804
   Federated Campaigns $410,989
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $589,538
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $7,020,211
Total Contributions $20,174,542
   Program Service Revenue $746,929
Total Primary Revenue $20,921,471
   Other Revenue $955,222
TOTAL REVENUE $21,876,693
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,062,390
   Administrative Expenses $2,796,857
   Fundraising Expenses $794,640
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $20,653,887
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,222,806
   
Net Assets $12,458,290

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$171,205 0.82% Larry James President, CEO

Mission

CitySquare (formerly Central Dallas Ministries) fights the causes and effects of poverty through service, advocacy, and friendship. Working together as a community, we feed the hungry, heal the sick, house the homeless and renew hope in the heart of our city. Working hand in hand with our neighbors - we do not have clients - we develop sustainable partnerships that provide support and encouragement to all so that everyone has the opportunity to achieve their full potential.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CitySquare (TX) 92.74 four stars
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The New Path (OH) 93.22 four stars
Katy Christian Ministries (TX) 94.69 four stars
Inter-Faith Council for Social Service (NC) 90.78 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

CitySquare
4000 East Side
Dallas, TX 75226
tel: (214) 823-8710
fax: (214) 824-5355
EIN: 75-2332948

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Board Leadership

Dave Shipley
Chair

CEO

Larry James
Chief Executive Officer