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.

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four stars

92.82

3860 Calle Fortunada Suite 101
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 92.82 four stars
  Financial 90.67 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
Number of older adults being supported to live at home through home care, assistive technology, and/or personal support plans
370
Number of volunteers
409
Number of rides provided to Seniors 65+
8,001
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

four stars

90.67

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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)
78.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.28
  Program Expenses Growth 14.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.8%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,055,910
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $41,285
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $334,239
Total Contributions $1,431,434
   Program Service Revenue $20,644
Total Primary Revenue $1,452,078
   Other Revenue $28,056
TOTAL REVENUE $1,480,134
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,061,943
   Administrative Expenses $94,948
   Fundraising Expenses $162,057
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,318,948
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $161,186
   
Net Assets $1,619,201

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$81,023 6.14% Deborah Martin Executive Director

Mission

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.

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Charity Contact Info

ElderHelp of San Diego
3860 Calle Fortunada
Suite 101
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