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Community Cooperative

Feeding People. Nourishing lives.

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four stars

90.68

3429 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard Fort Meyers, FL 33916
tel: (239) 332-7687   Web Site
EIN: 59-2602772

Board Leadership
Wayne Kirkwood
Chairman

CEO
Tracey Galloway
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.68 four stars
  Financial 92.75 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Community Cooperative is to eliminate hunger and homelessness in Lee County while simultaneously inspiring and supporting sustained positive change in its clients by delivering innovative food, education and social service programs. Community Cooperative strives to be the leader in alleviating hunger and homelessness in our community by addressing key root causes. With a dedicated team of volunteers, board of directors and staff, Community Cooperative stays committed to our core responsibility to collect and distribute resources through a strong and viable network of community partners.

The mission of Community Cooperative is to eliminate hunger and homelessness in Lee County while simultaneously inspiring and supporting sustained positive change in its clients by delivering innovative food, education and social service programs. Community Cooperative strives to be the leader in alleviating hunger and homelessness in our community by addressing key root causes. With a dedicated team of volunteers, board of directors and staff, Community Cooperative stays committed to our core responsibility to collect and distribute resources through a strong and viable network of community partners.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of low-income households who have received utilities assistance to keep the lights, heat and/or water on in their homes
60
Number of youth who demonstrate that they have developed/maintained healthy eating habits
140
Number of snacks served for students participating in programs
720
Number of emergency meals provided
189,341
Average number of service recipients per month
2,238
This impact information is current as of July 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

92.75

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
86.5%
  Administrative Expenses 7.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.47
  Program Expenses Growth 7.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 4.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Cooperative on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Cooperative on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Cooperative (FL) 90.68 four stars
St. John's Bread & Life (NY) 89.71 three stars
Arlington Food Assistance Center (VA) 91.68 four stars
God's Love We Deliver (NY) 91.62 four stars
House of Bread (OH) 90.87 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,044,452
   Federated Campaigns $413,725
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $218,228
Total Contributions $2,676,405
   Program Service Revenue $305,505
Total Primary Revenue $2,981,910
   Other Revenue $447,287
TOTAL REVENUE $3,429,197
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,901,842
   Administrative Expenses $186,094
   Fundraising Expenses $115,371
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,203,307
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $225,890
   
Net Assets $1,385,256

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
Community Café and Kitchen $1,863,007 64.2%
Social and Educational Resource Centers $530,334 18.3%
Meals on Wheels Program $413,629 14.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 12/01/2018 90.68 four stars
2016-12 02/01/2018 86.98 three stars
2015-12 09/01/2017 85.17 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 59-2602772
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY COOPERATIVE 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 (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
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 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
$106,000 3.30% Tracey Galloway Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Cooperative (FL) 90.68 four stars
Loaves and Fishes for St. Louis (MO) 86.60 three stars
Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego (CA) 91.25 four stars
Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (NJ) 97.46 four stars
Farm Aid (MA) 87.93 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community Cooperative
3429 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard
Fort Meyers, FL 33916
tel: (239) 332-7687
fax: (239) 479-5335
EIN: 59-2602772

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 2143
Fort Myers, FL 33902

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Board Leadership

Wayne Kirkwood
Chairman

CEO

Tracey Galloway
Chief Executive Officer

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