Human Services : Homeless Services

Share Our Selves

Personalized care for the Orange County community

four stars

90.75

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 90.75 four stars
  Financial 86.92 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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.

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Financial

three stars

86.92

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
83.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth 17.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 49.3%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,411,772
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $288,592
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,602,859
Total Contributions $5,303,223
   Program Service Revenue $12,895,659
Total Primary Revenue $18,198,882
   Other Revenue $168,167
TOTAL REVENUE $18,367,049
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $15,363,158
   Administrative Expenses $2,460,690
   Fundraising Expenses $501,494
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $18,325,342
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $41,707
   
Net Assets $5,197,390

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$266,498 1.45% Karen McGlinn Chief Executive Officer

Mission

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.

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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