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Human Services : Social Services

Capper Foundation

Building Abilities Together

four stars

90.94

3500 Southwest Tenth Avenue Topeka, KS 66604
tel: (785) 272-4060   Web Site
EIN: 48-0543745

Board Leadership
Emily McGee
Chair

CEO
Jim Leiker
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.94 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded by Senator Arthur Capper in 1920, Capper Foundation provides exceptional individualized services to ensure that people with disabilities and their families have opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities. We provides services to children, teenagers and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Services include, Early Intervention, Pediatric Therapies, Adaptive Recreation Programs, Professional & Family Training, Parent Support, Equipment Loan, Case Management, Adult Residential & Day Services, Supported Employment, Wellness Monitoring and In-Home Supports

Founded by Senator Arthur Capper in 1920, Capper Foundation provides exceptional individualized services to ensure that people with disabilities and their families have opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities. We provides services to children, teenagers and adults with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Services include, Early Intervention, Pediatric Therapies, Adaptive Recreation Programs, Professional & Family Training, Parent Support, Equipment Loan, Case Management, Adult Residential & Day Services, Supported Employment, Wellness Monitoring and In-Home Supports

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
92.3%
  Administrative Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.17
  Program Expenses Growth -2.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Capper Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Capper Foundation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Capper Foundation (KS) 90.94 four stars
Challenge Aspen (CO) 94.67 four stars
Equest (TX) 85.62 three stars
The Asperger-Autism Network (MA) 89.16 three stars
All About Developmental Disabilities (GA) 86.76 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,303,747
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $182,574
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,424,782
Total Contributions $10,911,103
   Program Service Revenue $1,678,875
Total Primary Revenue $12,589,978
   Other Revenue $1,748,631
TOTAL REVENUE $14,338,609
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $12,099,474
   Administrative Expenses $656,784
   Fundraising Expenses $387,491
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,143,749
   
Payments to Affiliates $39,036
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,194,860
   
Net Assets $34,165,033

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
Medical, Educational, and Community Services $12,099,474 100.0%

Ratings History
Capper Foundation has received 7 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-08 07/01/2019 90.94 four stars
2017-08 07/01/2018 92.92 four stars
2016-08 11/01/2017 92.92 four stars
2015-08 08/01/2016 92.92 four stars
2014-08 06/01/2016 95.75 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 95.66 four stars
2013-08 06/01/2014 92.85 four stars
2012-08 08/01/2013 92.83 four 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 48-0543745
Name in IRS Master File CAPPER FOUNDATION
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 (154) Health clinic
(30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 October, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End August
IRS Forms 990
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  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$161,433 1.22% James Leiker President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Capper Foundation (KS) 90.94 four stars
All About Developmental Disabilities (GA) 86.76 three stars
Providence Child Center Foundation (OR) 89.71 three stars
The Asperger-Autism Network (MA) 89.16 three stars
Adaptive Sports Center (CO) 92.44 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Capper Foundation
3500 Southwest Tenth Avenue
Topeka, KS 66604
tel: (785) 272-4060
fax: (785) 272-7912
EIN: 48-0543745

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Board Leadership

Emily McGee
Chair

CEO

Jim Leiker
President, CEO

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