Human Services : Homeless Services

Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach

A faith-based hunger relief and outreach program

four stars

91.80

2121 North 27th Street Lincoln, NE 68503
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 91.80 four stars
  Financial 88.41 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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!

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Financial

three stars

88.41

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
73.4%
  Administrative Expenses 11.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 14.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.13
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.12
  Program Expenses Growth 5.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.4%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,161,512
   Federated Campaigns $198,129
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $555,569
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $286,370
Total Contributions $2,201,580
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,201,580
   Other Revenue $18,426
TOTAL REVENUE $2,220,006
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,373,671
   Administrative Expenses $289,442
   Fundraising Expenses $335,067
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,998,180
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $221,826
   
Net Assets $3,942,802

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$89,808 4.49% Susanne Blue Executive Director

Mission

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!

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Charity Contact Info

Matt Talbot Kitchen & Outreach
2121 North 27th Street
Lincoln, NE 68503
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