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NETWORK of Community Ministries

We impact lives

four stars

92.75

741 South Sherman 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 92.75 four stars
  Financial 89.75 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

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Financial

three stars

89.75

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
86.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.32
  Program Expenses Growth 4.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NETWORK of Community Ministries (TX) 92.75 four stars
Philanthropy Ohio (OH) 86.28 three stars
St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle|King County (WA) 85.69 three stars
Connect2Help (IN) 88.76 three stars
FamilyMeans (MN) 90.71 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,666,466
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $29,234
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,695,700
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,695,700
   Other Revenue $985
TOTAL REVENUE $2,696,685
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,390,513
   Administrative Expenses $152,282
   Fundraising Expenses $131,080
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,673,875
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $22,810
   
Net Assets $746,978

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 $2,243,852 93.9%
Support for Local Seniors $75,619 3.2%
Medical and Dental Services for Children $71,042 3.0%

Ratings History
NETWORK of Community Ministries has received 6 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
$121,000 4.52% Cindy Shafer Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
NETWORK of Community Ministries (TX) 92.75 four stars
CommUnity (IA) 89.24 three stars
Arm In Arm (NJ) 91.16 four stars
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Sharing House (NC) 89.52 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

NETWORK of Community Ministries
741 South Sherman
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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