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Human Services : Homeless Services

Share Our Selves

Personalized care for the Orange County community

87.93

1550 Superior Avenue Costa Mesa, CA 92627
tel: (949) 270-2100   Web Site
EIN: 95-3222316

Board Leadership
Will Klatte, III
Chair

CEO
Christy Ward
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.93
  Financial 82.94
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1970, Share Our Selves (SOS) has grown to become a model nonprofit organization providing the highest quality comprehensive safety net services to the homeless and low-income populations in Orange County. Share Our Selves was established to provide for the most serious concerns of the poor residing in Orange County, including food, clothing and emergency financial aid for housing, transportation, prescriptions and children's needs. SOS has since expanded to include medical and dental care. SOS acts as a caring and non-discriminating servant and works for increased awareness and systemic change in response to the needs of thousands of homeless and financially disadvantaged in their community.

Founded in 1970, Share Our Selves (SOS) has grown to become a model nonprofit organization providing the highest quality comprehensive safety net services to the homeless and low-income populations in Orange County. Share Our Selves was established to provide for the most serious concerns of the poor residing in Orange County, including food, clothing and emergency financial aid for housing, transportation, prescriptions and children's needs. SOS has since expanded to include medical and dental care. SOS acts as a caring and non-discriminating servant and works for increased awareness and systemic change in response to the needs of thousands of homeless and financially disadvantaged in their community.

Financial

82.94

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
83.2%
  Administrative Expenses 13.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.22
  Program Expenses Growth 8.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 50.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Share Our Selves on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Share Our Selves on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Share Our Selves (CA) 87.93
Harbor Interfaith Services (CA) 92.09
The Midnight Mission (CA) 98.23
ACCESS (OH) 87.43
Frisco Family Services (TX) 86.58

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,281,304
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $264,778
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,735,642
Total Contributions $6,281,724
   Program Service Revenue $11,127,332
Total Primary Revenue $17,409,056
   Other Revenue $154,370
TOTAL REVENUE $17,563,426
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $14,971,679
   Administrative Expenses $2,342,635
   Fundraising Expenses $786,719
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,101,033
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-537,607
   
Net Assets $4,567,540

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
Clinics $13,698,324 91.5%
Social Services $1,273,355 8.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2021 87.93
2018-06 02/01/2020 90.75
2017-06 09/01/2018 90.63
2016-06 12/01/2017 90.55
2015-06 12/01/2016 94.02
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.34
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 93.40
2013-06 11/01/2014 90.51
2012-06 06/01/2013 87.90

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

EIN 95-3222316
Name in IRS Master File SHARE OUR SELVES CORPORATION
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (994) Described in section 170(b)1)(a)(vi) of the Code
(560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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, 1978
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$247,483 1.36% Karen McGlinn Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Share Our Selves (CA) 87.93
Homeless Empowerment Program (FL) 90.60
Lantern House (UT) 88.16
Family Promise of Greater Cleveland (OH) 86.97
Nicholas House (GA) 85.46

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Charity Contact Info

Share Our Selves
1550 Superior Avenue
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
tel: (949) 270-2100
fax: (949) 515-5804
EIN: 95-3222316

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Board Leadership

Will Klatte, III
Chair

CEO

Christy Ward
Chief Executive Officer

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