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Health : Patient and Family Support

Eblen Charities

Assisting those in our community in times of need

three stars

86.29

50 Westgate Parkway Asheville, NC 28806
tel: (828) 255-3066   Web Site
EIN: 56-1758077

Board Leadership
Sonya Greck
Chairman

CEO
William Murdock
Chief Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.29 three stars
  Financial 84.04 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, The Eblen Charities' outreach extends throughout the counties of western North Carolina and through its numerous programs has helped thousands upon thousand of families each year with medical and emergency assistance. Today, Eblen Charities has become one of North Carolina's most innovative and effective social enterprises. They also offer programs focused on education, housing, and energy assistance for families in the community who are facing financial burdens and the effects that illness and disabilities often bring.

Founded in 1991, The Eblen Charities' outreach extends throughout the counties of western North Carolina and through its numerous programs has helped thousands upon thousand of families each year with medical and emergency assistance. Today, Eblen Charities has become one of North Carolina's most innovative and effective social enterprises. They also offer programs focused on education, housing, and energy assistance for families in the community who are facing financial burdens and the effects that illness and disabilities often bring.

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Financial

three stars

84.04

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
92.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.42
  Program Expenses Growth 6.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Eblen Charities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Eblen Charities on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Eblen Charities (NC) 86.29 three stars
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Jack and Jill Late Stage Cancer Foundation (GA) 88.74 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,600,776
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,938,805
Total Contributions $4,539,581
   Program Service Revenue $137,854
Total Primary Revenue $4,677,435
   Other Revenue $291,212
TOTAL REVENUE $4,968,647
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,591,433
   Administrative Expenses $278,775
   Fundraising Expenses $57,910
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,928,118
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $40,529
   
Net Assets $2,044,929

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
Medical Assistance $4,591,433 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 05/01/2018 86.29 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 89.39 three stars
2014-12 07/01/2016 84.09 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 83.84 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 81.58 three stars
2013-12 02/01/2016 75.10 two stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 72.94 two stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 89.81 three stars
2012-12 04/01/2014 82.28 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 65.34 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 56-1758077
Name in IRS Master File EBLEN CHARITIES
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (301) Fundraising athletic or sports event
(602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
(569) Referral service (social agencies)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 August, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 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
$67,500 1.36% William J. Murdock President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Eblen Charities (NC) 86.29 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Washington, DC (DC) 94.92 four stars
Friends of Karen (NY) 89.74 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Cincinnati (OH) 90.86 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas (NV) 87.83 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Eblen Charities
50 Westgate Parkway
Asheville, NC 28806
tel: (828) 255-3066
fax: (828) 255-3775
EIN: 56-1758077

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Board Leadership

Sonya Greck
Chairman

CEO

William Murdock
Chief Executive Director

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