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Human Services : Social Services

Unity Shoppe

Neighbors helping neighbors

three stars

89.57

110 West Sola Street Santa Barbara, CA 93101
tel: (805) 965-4122   Web Site
EIN: 77-0391064

Board Leadership
David Gonzales
Chairman

CEO
Tom Reed
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.57 three stars
  Financial 90.19 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Unity Shoppe provides the basic necessities of life while encouraging self-sufficiency and independent living during periodic times of crisis for low-income families, children, the elderly, and those affected by fire, flood and disaster. We provide a "Central Distribution Facility" for the use of all non-profit agencies, social service organizations, churches, schools and hospitals. Over 300 different service groups are now referring their low-income clients to this facility during times of crisis.

The Unity Shoppe provides the basic necessities of life while encouraging self-sufficiency and independent living during periodic times of crisis for low-income families, children, the elderly, and those affected by fire, flood and disaster. We provide a "Central Distribution Facility" for the use of all non-profit agencies, social service organizations, churches, schools and hospitals. Over 300 different service groups are now referring their low-income clients to this facility during times of crisis.

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Financial

four stars

90.19

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 8.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.80
  Program Expenses Growth 5.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 21.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Unity Shoppe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Unity Shoppe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Unity Shoppe (CA) 89.57 three stars
Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking (CAST) (CA) 90.07 four stars
The New Path (OH) 87.30 three stars
Barnabas Center (FL) 98.23 four stars
ECHO (Everyone Cooperating to Help Others) (WI) 92.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,595,569
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,595,569
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,595,569
   Other Revenue $537,587
TOTAL REVENUE $4,133,156
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,388,842
   Administrative Expenses $342,760
   Fundraising Expenses $99,871
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,831,473
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $301,683
   
Net Assets $6,963,487

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
Grocery Store $1,355,537 40.0%
Job Smart $677,769 20.0%
Senior Resource Center $677,768 20.0%
Youth Services $677,768 20.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 12/01/2018 89.57 three stars
2016-06 12/01/2017 85.68 three stars
2015-06 11/01/2016 87.61 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 83.40 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 83.81 three stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 79.89 two 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 77-0391064
Name in IRS Master File UNITY SHOPPE INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 January, 1995
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,742 2.44% Thomas Reed Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Unity Shoppe (CA) 89.57 three stars
Latino Health Access (CA) 86.79 three stars
My Brother's Keeper (MA) 91.02 four stars
Interfaith Social Services (MA) 89.02 three stars
Parker County Center of Hope (TX) 90.17 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Unity Shoppe
110 West Sola Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
tel: (805) 965-4122
fax: (805) 963-0950
EIN: 77-0391064

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Board Leadership

David Gonzales
Chairman

CEO

Tom Reed
Executive Director

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