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East Cooper Community Outreach

Helping Neighbors Help Themselves

four stars

92.22

1145 Six Mile Road Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
tel: (843) 849-9220   Web Site
EIN: 57-0939280

Board Leadership
Giff Daughtridge
President

CEO
Jack Little
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.22 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
88.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.65
  Program Expenses Growth 15.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East Cooper Community Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by East Cooper Community Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East Cooper Community Outreach (SC) 92.22 four stars
Foothill Unity Center (CA) 92.22 four stars
St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle|King County (WA) 89.44 three stars
GraceWorks Ministries (TN) 95.47 four stars
Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry (NC) 96.46 four stars

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East Cooper Community Outreach (ECCO) provides safety net services to our low income neighbors, while empowering them to create a better future for themselves, their families, and our communities. ECCO provides emergency assistance for food, clothing, household furnishings, and financial needs. ECCO also serves low-income residents with access to free health and dental care, prescription drug assistance, education, job preparedness, and counseling. All programs and services strive to guide clients toward self-sufficiency. ECCO's ministry of "Helping Neighbors Help Themselves" attempts to improve the quality of life in our community in a compassionate way that respects the dignity and worth of every person.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,714,495
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,714,495
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,714,495
   Other Revenue $150,742
TOTAL REVENUE $1,865,237
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,575,396
   Administrative Expenses $139,945
   Fundraising Expenses $19,763
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,735,104
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $130,133
   
Net Assets $2,400,759

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Food and Clothing Distribution $1,407,250 89.3%
Dental Clinic $168,146 10.7%

Ratings History
East Cooper Community Outreach has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 11/01/2016 92.22 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 91.93 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.60 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 88.31 three stars
2012-06 05/01/2013 83.90 three stars

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

EIN 57-0939280
Name in IRS Master File EAST COOPER COMMUNITY OUTREACH
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 (902) Emergency or disaster aid fund
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 June, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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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
$89,002 5.12% Jack Little Executive Director

East Cooper Community Outreach (ECCO) provides safety net services to our low income neighbors, while empowering them to create a better future for themselves, their families, and our communities. ECCO provides emergency assistance for food, clothing, household furnishings, and financial needs. ECCO also serves low-income residents with access to free health and dental care, prescription drug assistance, education, job preparedness, and counseling. All programs and services strive to guide clients toward self-sufficiency. ECCO's ministry of "Helping Neighbors Help Themselves" attempts to improve the quality of life in our community in a compassionate way that respects the dignity and worth of every person.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
East Cooper Community Outreach (SC) 92.22 four stars
Connect2Help 2-1-1 (IN) 88.76 three stars
Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (TX) 95.53 four stars
May Dugan Center (OH) 90.86 four stars
Service Over Self (TN) 86.56 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

East Cooper Community Outreach
1145 Six Mile Road
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
tel: (843) 849-9220
EIN: 57-0939280

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Board Leadership

Giff Daughtridge
President

CEO

Jack Little
Executive Director

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