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Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee

Serving More + Doing More + Being More

85.85

811 23rd Avenue East Bradenton, FL 34208
tel: (941) 747-4655   Web Site
EIN: 59-1420986

Board Leadership
Mark Goodson
Board Chair

CEO
Maribeth Phillips
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.85
  Financial 80.00
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 12/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, Inc. is to assist individuals to live independently by providing nutrition and caring, supportive services. While initially founded in 1972 with the purpose of providing hot, nutritious meals to the elderly and disabled residents of Manatee County, Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee, Inc. became so much more. The organization has grown over the years in response to community needs and the "PLUS" was eventually added to the name as a way of representing the many other services offered.

Think of Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee in terms of a gigantic umbrella. Underneath the umbrella are all the PLUS programs including: Home-Delivered Meals, The Food Bank of Manatee, Daybreak Adult Day Center, and Friendship Dining Centers. Each year, our services are positively impacting thousands of residents in Manatee County, meeting daily needs to help individuals and families thrive.

The mission of Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee, Inc. is to assist individuals to live independently by providing nutrition and caring, supportive services. While initially founded in 1972 with the purpose of providing hot, nutritious meals to the elderly and disabled residents of Manatee County, Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee, Inc. became so much more. The organization has grown over the years in response to community needs and the "PLUS" was eventually added to the name as a way of representing the many other services offered.

Think of Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee in terms of a gigantic umbrella. Underneath the umbrella are all the PLUS programs including: Home-Delivered Meals, The Food Bank of Manatee, Daybreak Adult Day Center, and Friendship Dining Centers. Each year, our services are positively impacting thousands of residents in Manatee County, meeting daily needs to help individuals and families thrive.

Financial

80.00

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 12/01/2020 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)
94.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth -9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 39.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee (FL) 85.85
Meals on Wheels of Tampa (FL) 95.77
SnowCap Community Charities (OR) 94.21
Meals on Wheels of Wake County (NC) 88.34
Citymeals-on-Wheels (NY) 90.11

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,051,603
   Federated Campaigns $28,500
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,824,412
Total Contributions $6,904,515
   Program Service Revenue $603,918
Total Primary Revenue $7,508,433
   Other Revenue $565,005
TOTAL REVENUE $8,073,438
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,801,088
   Administrative Expenses $287,082
   Fundraising Expenses $264,759
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,352,929
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-279,491
   
Net Assets $3,059,010

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
Food Bank $5,067,954 65.0%
Meal Program $1,515,560 19.4%
Senior Enrichment Center $173,341 2.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/01/2020 85.85
2018-12 12/01/2019 85.85
2017-12 07/01/2019 86.96
2017-12 03/01/2019 86.65
2016-12 03/01/2018 90.39
2015-12 04/01/2017 92.92
2014-12 07/01/2016 92.92
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.48
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 90.85
2013-12 05/01/2015 93.70
2012-12 12/01/2013 91.80
2011-12 12/20/2012 94.60
2010-12 02/01/2012 89.85
2008-12 11/01/2011 87.07

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

EIN 59-1420986
Name in IRS Master File MEALS ON WHEELS PLUS OF MANATEE INC
NTEE Code K36
NTEE Classification Meals on Wheels
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (575) Services for the aged (see also 153 ad 382)
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, 1979
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, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,387 1.47% Maribeth Phillips CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee (FL) 85.85
Fairbanks Community Food Bank Service (AK) 87.80
Meals on Wheels Programs & Services of Rockland, Inc. (NY) 85.13
Second Helpings (IN) 93.04
Neighbor to Neighbor (CT) 99.11

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Charity Contact Info

Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee
811 23rd Avenue East
Bradenton, FL 34208
tel: (941) 747-4655
EIN: 59-1420986

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Board Leadership

Mark Goodson
Board Chair

CEO

Maribeth Phillips
President & CEO

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