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Human Services : Social Services

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas

Help, hospitality and hope

four stars

90.57

9720 West 87th Street Overland Park, KS 66212
tel: (913) 433-2100   Web Site
EIN: 48-1181305

Board Leadership
Stephen Penn
Chair

CEO
Lauren Solidum
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.57 four stars
  Financial 87.29 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 09/03/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1956, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas provides a wide range of programs and services to those in need in our 21 county service area. We believe in offering our neighbors in need a hand up, not a hand out by giving them the help and resources needed for long-term change. Our vision is to help our neighbors who are challenged by poverty of mind, body and spirit find the open door of Catholic Charities in our communities and are met with help, hospitality and hope. As a faith-based organization, we are inspired by God's love and compassion to provide unconditional love and necessary help to people of all faiths by stabilizing and strengthening individuals and families in need across Northeast Kansas.

Founded in 1956, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas provides a wide range of programs and services to those in need in our 21 county service area. We believe in offering our neighbors in need a hand up, not a hand out by giving them the help and resources needed for long-term change. Our vision is to help our neighbors who are challenged by poverty of mind, body and spirit find the open door of Catholic Charities in our communities and are met with help, hospitality and hope. As a faith-based organization, we are inspired by God's love and compassion to provide unconditional love and necessary help to people of all faiths by stabilizing and strengthening individuals and families in need across Northeast Kansas.

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Financial

three stars

87.29

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

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 5.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.18
  Program Expenses Growth 9.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas (KS) 90.57 four stars
Catholic Social Services of Anchorage (AK) 93.25 four stars
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County (CA) 87.91 three stars
Catholic Charities Atlanta (GA) 86.45 three stars
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles (CA) 96.16 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,674,206
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $17,861
   Related Organizations $1,728,290
   Government Grants $3,408,480
Total Contributions $18,828,837
   Program Service Revenue $5,846,676
Total Primary Revenue $24,675,513
   Other Revenue $18,522
TOTAL REVENUE $24,694,035
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,785,913
   Administrative Expenses $1,435,495
   Fundraising Expenses $710,329
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $24,931,737
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-237,702
   
Net Assets $4,431,780

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
Family Stabilization $13,859,464 60.8%
Hospice $4,528,606 19.9%
Family Strengthening $1,293,423 5.7%

Within the last year, this charity had a CN Advisory removed. Read More

Ratings History
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas has received 4 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 09/03/2019 90.57 four stars
2017-06 08/01/2018 91.16 four stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 92.92 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 91.35 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.09 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 86.81 three stars
2013-06 10/01/2014 82.35 three stars
2012-06 07/01/2013 82.68 three stars

Historical CN Advisories

09/23/2016-12/22/2016: Low Concern Advisory

In accordance with our policy for removing CN Advisories, Charity Navigator removed the Low Concern CN Advisory for Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas on December 21, 2016 because the organization provided Charity Navigator with corrective action steps it took to address the issue cited in the Advisory.

Charity Navigator had published a Low Concern CN Advisory on Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas because we became aware of the following information in connection with this charity:

  • On August 17, 2016, The News-Press reported on the operations of Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas, in an article titled, "Charity manager faces theft charges in Kansas." For this reason, we have issued a Low Concern CN Advisory on Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. For more information regarding the investigation, please see The News-Press article.

    • On October 31, 2016, The News-Press published an article titled, "Woman sentenced in charity theft." For more information, please see The News-Press article.

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

EIN 48-1181305
Name in IRS Master File CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF NORTHEAST KANSAS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (31) Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc
(150) Hospital
(120) Publishing 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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$122,725 0.49% Kenneth Williams President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas (KS) 90.57 four stars
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis (MO) 95.47 four stars
Episcopal Charities of the Diocese of New York (NY) 86.42 three stars
Catholic Social Services of Columbus (OH) 96.10 four stars
Catholic Charities of the East Bay (CA) 85.04 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas
9720 West 87th Street
Overland Park, KS 66212
tel: (913) 433-2100
fax: (913) 433-2101
EIN: 48-1181305

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Board Leadership

Stephen Penn
Chair

CEO

Lauren Solidum
President, CEO

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