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Human Services : Homeless Services

Good Shepherd Center

a hot meal. a warm bed. a return path to housing.

four stars

93.78

811 Martin Street Wilmington, NC 28401
tel: (910) 763-4424   Web Site
EIN: 56-1566178

Board Leadership
Alex Hargrove
Chair

CEO
Katrina R. Knight
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.78 four stars
  Financial 94.68 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Good Shepherd Center began as a modest soup Kitchen in 1983, when a local church opened its parish hall to serve the homeless a lunch of soup and a sandwich. From this small beginning, the program has grown to include a weekday breakfast and lunch available to anyone in need of food, as well as a dinner meal 7 nights a week for guests of the Night Shelter. The mission of Good Shepherd Center is to feed the hungry, shelter the homeless, and foster transition to housing.

Good Shepherd Center began as a modest soup Kitchen in 1983, when a local church opened its parish hall to serve the homeless a lunch of soup and a sandwich. From this small beginning, the program has grown to include a weekday breakfast and lunch available to anyone in need of food, as well as a dinner meal 7 nights a week for guests of the Night Shelter. The mission of Good Shepherd Center is to feed the hungry, shelter the homeless, and foster transition to housing.

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Financial

four stars

94.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
88.1%
  Administrative Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth 9.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Good Shepherd Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Good Shepherd Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Good Shepherd Center (NC) 93.78 four stars
Pacific House (CT) 90.45 four stars
The INN (NY) 89.66 three stars
The Open Door Shelter (CT) 98.10 four stars
Bridging (MN) 93.61 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,516,839
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $347,126
Total Contributions $4,863,965
   Program Service Revenue $80,381
Total Primary Revenue $4,944,346
   Other Revenue $454,754
TOTAL REVENUE $5,399,100
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,173,239
   Administrative Expenses $252,237
   Fundraising Expenses $230,608
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,656,084
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $743,016
   
Net Assets $3,782,156

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
Good Shepherd Center has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 03/01/2020 93.78 four stars
2018-06 06/01/2019 91.70 four stars
2017-06 04/01/2018 89.32 three stars
2016-06 05/01/2017 92.47 four stars
2015-06 06/01/2016 89.02 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 08/01/2015 83.72 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 84.98 three stars
2012-06 11/01/2013 79.14 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 56-1566178
Name in IRS Master File GOOD SHEPHERD MINISTRIES OF WILMINGTON INC
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (602) Gifts, grants, or loans to other organizations
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 August, 1987
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2019
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,022 2.59% Katrina Knight Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Good Shepherd Center (NC) 93.78 four stars
Union Station Homeless Services (CA) 95.84 four stars
JOIN (OR) 97.17 four stars
Raphael House of San Francisco (CA) 85.57 three stars
Hesed House (IL) 91.88 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Good Shepherd Center
811 Martin Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
tel: (910) 763-4424
fax: (910) 763-7394
EIN: 56-1566178

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Board Leadership

Alex Hargrove
Chair

CEO

Katrina R. Knight
Executive Director

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