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Human Services : Social Services

Network of Community Ministries

We impact lives

four stars

96.46

741 South Sherman Street Richardson, TX 75081
tel: (972) 234-8880   Web Site
EIN: 75-2060900

Board Leadership
Neil Stampe
Chairman

CEO
Cindy Shafer
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1985, the Network of Community Ministries, Inc. (NETWORK) responds to human need by giving assistance with the goal of helping individuals achieve long-term independence. Its mission is "caring, coaching and empowering neighbors in need as they seek an improved quality of life." NETWORK is a community service organization that primarily assists people dealing with a crisis within the Richardson Independent School District. NETWORK helps with temporary shelter, rent, utilities, food, clothing, counseling, medical, and financial assistance. It provides that much needed short-term assistance with the goal of helping individuals and families achieve long-term independence.

Founded in 1985, the Network of Community Ministries, Inc. (NETWORK) responds to human need by giving assistance with the goal of helping individuals achieve long-term independence. Its mission is "caring, coaching and empowering neighbors in need as they seek an improved quality of life." NETWORK is a community service organization that primarily assists people dealing with a crisis within the Richardson Independent School District. NETWORK helps with temporary shelter, rent, utilities, food, clothing, counseling, medical, and financial assistance. It provides that much needed short-term assistance with the goal of helping individuals and families achieve long-term independence.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
87.7%
  Administrative Expenses 6.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.30
  Program Expenses Growth 15.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Network of Community Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Network of Community Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Network of Community Ministries (TX) 96.46 four stars
GraceWorks Ministries (TN) 91.45 four stars
CitySquare (TX) 92.39 four stars
LIFT (DC) 85.01 three stars
The Sharing Center (FL) 92.57 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,103,271
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $65,734
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,169,005
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,169,005
   Other Revenue $1,283
TOTAL REVENUE $3,170,288
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,767,985
   Administrative Expenses $179,180
   Fundraising Expenses $160,975
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,108,140
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $62,148
   
Net Assets $809,126

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
Basic Needs and Emergency Services $2,673,153 96.6%
Support for Local Seniors $68,652 2.5%
Medical and Dental Services for Children $26,180 0.9%

Ratings History
Network of Community Ministries has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 11/01/2020 96.46 four stars
2018-06 06/01/2019 92.75 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 90.68 four stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 91.87 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 91.10 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 95.47 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 10/01/2015 96.30 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 94.83 four stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 88.58 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 75-2060900
Name in IRS Master File NETWORK OF COMMUNITY MINISTRIES 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 (5) Mission
(29) Other religious activities
(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 December, 1985
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
$124,800 4.01% Cindy Shafer Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Network of Community Ministries (TX) 96.46 four stars
Crisis Assistance Ministry (NC) 92.89 four stars
ECHO (Everyone Cooperating to Help Others) (WI) 93.91 four stars
Crossroads of Michigan (MI) 90.32 four stars
Hastings Family Service (MN) 90.84 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Network of Community Ministries
741 South Sherman Street
Richardson, TX 75081
tel: (972) 234-8880
EIN: 75-2060900

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Board Leadership

Neil Stampe
Chairman

CEO

Cindy Shafer
Chief Executive Officer

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