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Human Services : Homeless Services

Sunnyvale Community Services

Working to prevent homelessness and hunger since 1970

96.46

725 Kifer Road Sunnyvale, CA 94086
tel: (408) 738-4321   Web Site
EIN: 94-1713897

Board Leadership
Michael Gallagher
President

CEO
Marie Bernard
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46
  Financial 95.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
91.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.86
  Program Expenses Growth 10.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 13.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sunnyvale Community Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Sunnyvale Community Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sunnyvale Community Services (CA) 96.46
Women's Lunch Place (MA) 94.78
Sulzbacher Center (FL) 91.75
The Homeless Families Foundation (OH) 91.16
Franciscan Outreach (IL) 89.82

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Founded in 1970, Sunnyvale Community Services (SCS) is an independent emergency assistance agency. Our mission is to prevent homelessness and hunger for low-income families and seniors facing temporary crises. We provide financial aid, food, and other support that prevents larger problems with more expensive solutions. SCS provides emergency assistance to prevent homelessness and hunger for low-income families and seniors facing temporary crises. Services include financial help, a monthly food program, the Kids' Summer Food Program, emergency food bags, Community Christmas Center, Clothes Closet, and information and referral services.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,255,044
   Federated Campaigns $101,252
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $81,657
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $494,212
Total Contributions $5,932,165
   Program Service Revenue $69,778
Total Primary Revenue $6,001,943
   Other Revenue $139,379
TOTAL REVENUE $6,141,322
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,303,355
   Administrative Expenses $239,268
   Fundraising Expenses $300,868
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,843,491
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $297,831
   
Net Assets $4,703,714

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 07/01/2016 96.46
2015-06 06/01/2016 93.91
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 03/01/2016 94.48
2014-06 09/01/2015 97.63
2013-06 07/01/2014 94.73
2012-06 03/01/2013 97.58
2011-06 02/01/2013 96.62
2011-06 06/01/2012 96.13
2011-06 05/01/2012 89.07
2010-06 11/01/2011 89.12

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 94-1713897
Name in IRS Master File SUNNYVALE COMMUNITY SERVICES
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (402) Other activity aimed t combating community deterioration
(59) Other school related activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date September, 1970
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,124 2.10% Marie Bernard Executive Director

Founded in 1970, Sunnyvale Community Services (SCS) is an independent emergency assistance agency. Our mission is to prevent homelessness and hunger for low-income families and seniors facing temporary crises. We provide financial aid, food, and other support that prevents larger problems with more expensive solutions. SCS provides emergency assistance to prevent homelessness and hunger for low-income families and seniors facing temporary crises. Services include financial help, a monthly food program, the Kids' Summer Food Program, emergency food bags, Community Christmas Center, Clothes Closet, and information and referral services.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sunnyvale Community Services (CA) 96.46
Union Station Homeless Services (CA) 88.16
Save the Family (AZ) 85.10
WINGS Program, Inc. (IL) 90.77
Bridges Outreach (NJ) 89.39

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Sunnyvale Community Services (CA) 96.46
SOME (DC) 98.23
Abode Services (CA) 94.69
Metropolitan Ministries (FL) 89.23
New England Center and Home for Veterans (MA) 91.49

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Charity Contact Info

Sunnyvale Community Services
725 Kifer Road
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
tel: (408) 738-4321
fax: (408) 738-1125
EIN: 94-1713897

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Board Leadership

Michael Gallagher
President

CEO

Marie Bernard
Executive Director


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