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Human Services : Social Services

Center for People in Need

Providing resources, opportunity, and hope to one person and one family at a time

three stars

88.29

3901 North 27th Street Unit 1
Lincoln, NE 68521
tel: (402) 476-4357   Web Site
EIN: 06-1669552

Board Leadership
Lynn Roper
Chair

CEO
Chris Funk
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.29 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Center for People in Need, founded in 2003, provides comprehensive services and opportunities to support low-income, high needs families and individuals as they strive to lift themselves out of poverty and achieve economic self-sufficiency. The Center for People in Need assists other human service agencies that are providing for the social and economic needs of low-income, high needs families and individuals. They also provide for the emergency, basic needs of families through the delivery of direct services. They actively advocate for systemic changes through federal, state and local policy makers, and lastly develop and support educational programs, increase job training, and improve computer skills for low-income workers.

The Center for People in Need, founded in 2003, provides comprehensive services and opportunities to support low-income, high needs families and individuals as they strive to lift themselves out of poverty and achieve economic self-sufficiency. The Center for People in Need assists other human service agencies that are providing for the social and economic needs of low-income, high needs families and individuals. They also provide for the emergency, basic needs of families through the delivery of direct services. They actively advocate for systemic changes through federal, state and local policy makers, and lastly develop and support educational programs, increase job training, and improve computer skills for low-income workers.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 09/03/2019 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)
91.3%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.44
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for People in Need on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Center for People in Need on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for People in Need (NE) 88.29 three stars
East Cooper Community Outreach (SC) 93.75 four stars
Girls Educational & Mentoring Services (GEMS) (NY) 85.08 three stars
New Hope Ministries (PA) 95.87 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County (CA) 87.77 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,282,853
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,554,689
Total Contributions $7,837,542
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $7,837,542
   Other Revenue $330,533
TOTAL REVENUE $8,168,075
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,302,576
   Administrative Expenses $833,686
   Fundraising Expenses $172,668
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,308,930
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-140,855
   
Net Assets $3,782,183

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 09/03/2019 88.29 three stars
2017-12 11/01/2018 90.64 four stars
2016-12 12/01/2017 87.97 three stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 86.84 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.84 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 81.74 three stars
2013-12 05/01/2015 78.74 two stars
2012-12 12/01/2013 84.03 three stars
2011-12 05/01/2013 92.62 four 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 06-1669552
Name in IRS Master File CENTER FOR PEOPLE IN NEED INC
NTEE Code S20
NTEE Classification Community, Neighborhood Development, Improvement (General)
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
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 May, 2003
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, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$74,050 0.89% Christine Funk Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Center for People in Need (NE) 88.29 three stars
Health Leads (MA) 90.26 four stars
Family Assistance Ministries (CA) 91.16 four stars
Crisis Control Ministry (NC) 89.83 three stars
United Ministries (SC) 91.13 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Center for People in Need
3901 North 27th Street
Unit 1
Lincoln, NE 68521
tel: (402) 476-4357
fax: (402) 476-4358
EIN: 06-1669552

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Board Leadership

Lynn Roper
Chair

CEO

Chris Funk
Executive Director

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