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Human Services : Social Services

ElderHelp of San Diego

To provide personalized services & information that help seniors remain independent and live with dignity in their home.

four stars

93.07

5095 Murphy Canyon Rd #100 San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (619) 284-9281   Web Site
EIN: 95-2880426

Board Leadership
Nikki Ostrem
President

CEO
Deb Martin
Executive Director, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.07 four stars
  Financial 91.06 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

ElderHelp is comprised of professionals and community volunteers committed to offering quality social services that help seniors live independently in their own homes. Our mission is to provide personalized services and information that help seniors remain independent and live with dignity in their own homes. We serve seniors with the fewest resources and the least support. Founded in 1973 as a community-based volunteer organization in the inner city neighborhood of North Park, ElderHelp has grown to become a regional community resource for seniors and their families. Our main office is located in the heart of San Diego.

ElderHelp is comprised of professionals and community volunteers committed to offering quality social services that help seniors live independently in their own homes. Our mission is to provide personalized services and information that help seniors remain independent and live with dignity in their own homes. We serve seniors with the fewest resources and the least support. Founded in 1973 as a community-based volunteer organization in the inner city neighborhood of North Park, ElderHelp has grown to become a regional community resource for seniors and their families. Our main office is located in the heart of San Diego.

Financial

four stars

91.06

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
80.2%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.07
  Program Expenses Growth 9.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ElderHelp of San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ElderHelp of San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ElderHelp of San Diego (CA) 93.07 four stars
Surrey (PA) 90.41 four stars
The Senior Source (TX) 89.75 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $762,231
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $53,375
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $313,363
Total Contributions $1,128,969
   Program Service Revenue $21,413
Total Primary Revenue $1,150,382
   Other Revenue $48,944
TOTAL REVENUE $1,199,326
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,103,096
   Administrative Expenses $91,755
   Fundraising Expenses $161,119
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,355,970
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-156,644
   
Net Assets $1,472,587

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
Care Coordination Program $711,097 64.5%
Homeshare Program $219,256 19.9%
Seniors-A-Go-Go $172,743 15.7%

Ratings History
ElderHelp of San Diego has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 02/01/2021 93.07 four stars
2018-06 07/01/2019 92.82 four stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 92.85 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 90.63 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 86.30 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2015-06 04/01/2016 88.25 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2015 77.25 two stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 74.50 two stars
2012-06 09/01/2013 75.80 two stars
2011-06 12/20/2012 80.98 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 95-2880426
Name in IRS Master File ELDERHELP OF SAN DIEGO
NTEE Code P81
NTEE Classification Senior Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (408) Community service organization
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 April, 1974
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,150 6.72% Deborah Martin Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ElderHelp of San Diego (CA) 93.07 four stars
Iona Senior Services (DC) 94.34 four stars
Bridgewater HealthCare Foundation (VA) 91.42 four stars
AARP Foundation (DC) 89.07 three stars
Openhouse (CA) 90.18 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

ElderHelp of San Diego
5095 Murphy Canyon Rd #100
San Diego, CA 92123
tel: (619) 284-9281
fax: (619) 284-0214
EIN: 95-2880426

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Board Leadership

Nikki Ostrem
President

CEO

Deb Martin
Executive Director, CEO

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