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Human Services : Social Services

Capper Foundation

Building Abilities Together

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
  Financial 90.00
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00
This rating was published 11/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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

Financial

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

92.00

This rating was published 11/01/2020 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.21
  Program Expenses Growth -4.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Capper Foundation (KS) 90.94
Pujols Family Foundation (MO) 89.27
Achievement Centers for Children (OH) 91.93
Best Buddies International (FL) 88.00
The Center for Individuals With Physical Challenges (OK) 90.55

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,392,862
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $177,462
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $8,292,631
Total Contributions $11,862,955
   Program Service Revenue $1,447,923
Total Primary Revenue $13,310,878
   Other Revenue $-54,703
TOTAL REVENUE $13,256,175
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,331,193
   Administrative Expenses $584,096
   Fundraising Expenses $601,566
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $12,516,855
   
Payments to Affiliates $24,772
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $739,320
   
Net Assets $34,688,404

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 $11,331,193 100.0%

Ratings History
Capper Foundation has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-08 11/01/2020 90.94
2018-08 07/01/2019 90.94
2017-08 07/01/2018 92.92
2016-08 11/01/2017 92.92
2015-08 08/01/2016 92.92
2014-08 06/01/2016 95.75
 
CN 2.0
2014-08 10/01/2015 95.66
2013-08 06/01/2014 92.85
2012-08 08/01/2013 92.83

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
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • August, 2018
  • August, 2017
  • August, 2016
  • August, 2015
  • August, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$177,537 1.41% James Leiker President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Capper Foundation (KS) 90.94
4 Paws for Ability (OH) 94.67
Pine Tree Society (ME) 91.49
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (MD) 93.55
Pearl Buck Center (OR) 95.14

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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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