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Human Services : Homeless Services

Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach

A faith-based hunger relief and outreach program

four stars

91.39

2121 North 27th Street Lincoln, NE 68501
tel: (402) 477-4116   Web Site
EIN: 36-3945814

Board Leadership
Dave Smith
President

CEO
Susanne Blue
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.39 four stars
  Financial 87.83 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Mission of Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach is to serve the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of Lincoln's working poor, and homeless through outreach, advocacy, education and the provision of food and shelter.

Matt Talbot provides beyond basic needs to embolden people to have hope. Everyone is welcome to walk through our open doors and get a hot meal two times a day. Nevertheless, Matt Talbot is about much more than food. We are a dedicated and united front of staff and volunteers who help the homeless and near homeless find possibilities when things seem impossible. Annually Matt Talbot provides over 100,000 nutritious meals to the hungry in Lincoln and more than 25,000 homeless prevention services such as housing, drug & alcohol evaluations, life skills classes, nutrition counseling, and help with obtaining vital identification documents.

Our vision is to defeat hunger and homelessness and restore hope!

The Mission of Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach is to serve the physical, emotional and spiritual needs of Lincoln's working poor, and homeless through outreach, advocacy, education and the provision of food and shelter.

Matt Talbot provides beyond basic needs to embolden people to have hope. Everyone is welcome to walk through our open doors and get a hot meal two times a day. Nevertheless, Matt Talbot is about much more than food. We are a dedicated and united front of staff and volunteers who help the homeless and near homeless find possibilities when things seem impossible. Annually Matt Talbot provides over 100,000 nutritious meals to the hungry in Lincoln and more than 25,000 homeless prevention services such as housing, drug & alcohol evaluations, life skills classes, nutrition counseling, and help with obtaining vital identification documents.

Our vision is to defeat hunger and homelessness and restore hope!

Financial

three stars

87.83

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
77.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.23
  Program Expenses Growth 5.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach (NE) 91.39 four stars
Homes With Hope (CT) 86.50 three stars
United Methodist Open Door (KS) 88.32 three stars
Stephen Center (NE) 89.24 three stars
FACETS (VA) 85.62 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,605,546
   Federated Campaigns $104,330
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $410,384
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $198,983
Total Contributions $2,319,243
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,319,243
   Other Revenue $41,274
TOTAL REVENUE $2,360,517
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,303,140
   Administrative Expenses $267,951
   Fundraising Expenses $233,239
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,804,330
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $556,187
   
Net Assets $3,724,546

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History
Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 11/01/2018 91.39 four stars
2016-12 12/22/2017 93.38 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2016 93.17 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 97.70 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 09/01/2015 93.24 four stars
2013-12 08/01/2015 92.57 four stars
2013-12 12/01/2014 90.24 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 80.15 three stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 78.21 two 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 36-3945814
Name in IRS Master File MATT TALBOT KITCHEN & OUTREACH INC
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 April, 1994
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
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  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,992 4.43% Susanne Blue Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach (NE) 91.39 four stars
Deborah's Place (IL) 94.48 four stars
Calvary Women's Services (DC) 86.31 three stars
Samaritan Ministry of Greater Washington (DC) 88.01 three stars
Frisco Family Services (TX) 87.16 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach
2121 North 27th Street
Lincoln, NE 68501
tel: (402) 477-4116
fax: (402) 477-4118
EIN: 36-3945814

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 80935
Lincoln, NE 68501

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Board Leadership

Dave Smith
President

CEO

Susanne Blue
Executive Director

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