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Human Services : Food Banks, Food Pantries, and Food Distribution

Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc.

Caring, Connecting, Changing Lives

four stars

92.13

36 South Street Morristown, NJ 07960
tel: (973) 267-0709   Web Site
EIN: 22-3084025

Board Leadership
Shari Hoffman
President

CEO
Teresa Connolly
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.13 four stars
  Financial 91.35 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center provides nutritious meals in a warm, safe and caring environment, free of charge, no questions asked, to anyone who comes seeking nourishment. As part of our hospitality we also encourage and assist our guests in accessing community resources, services and educational programs. Our Free Farmers Markets provide fresh fruit, vegetables and meat for guests to take home three days a week. In response to the need in the community, this year we also began opening our doors at 9:00 a.m. and offering breakfast. Over the last 12 months, the Community Soup Kitchen served more than 70,000 breakfast and lunch meals, distributed over 425,000 pounds of food, and provided more than 2,600 referrals to social and medical services to help our guests get back on their feet. The Community Soup Kitchen receives no government funding and has never missed a day in more than 31 years.

The Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center provides nutritious meals in a warm, safe and caring environment, free of charge, no questions asked, to anyone who comes seeking nourishment. As part of our hospitality we also encourage and assist our guests in accessing community resources, services and educational programs. Our Free Farmers Markets provide fresh fruit, vegetables and meat for guests to take home three days a week. In response to the need in the community, this year we also began opening our doors at 9:00 a.m. and offering breakfast. Over the last 12 months, the Community Soup Kitchen served more than 70,000 breakfast and lunch meals, distributed over 425,000 pounds of food, and provided more than 2,600 referrals to social and medical services to help our guests get back on their feet. The Community Soup Kitchen receives no government funding and has never missed a day in more than 31 years.

Financial

four stars

91.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth 23.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc. (NJ) 92.13 four stars
California Emergency Foodlink (CA) 94.03 four stars
Second Harvest Inland Northwest (WA) 93.32 four stars
Second Harvest Food Bank of East Central Indiana (IN) 88.61 three stars
St. Mary's Food Bank Alliance (AZ) 93.07 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,174,086
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $236,700
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,410,786
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,410,786
   Other Revenue $1,604
TOTAL REVENUE $2,412,390
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,220,902
   Administrative Expenses $224,856
   Fundraising Expenses $32,985
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,478,743
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-66,353
   
Net Assets $1,514,495

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
Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc. has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 06/01/2019 92.13 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.43 four stars
2015-12 11/01/2016 93.06 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.33 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 87.28 three stars
2013-12 02/01/2015 87.39 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 69.99 one star

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

EIN 22-3084025
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY SOUP KITCHEN AND OUTREACH CENTER INC
NTEE Code K34
NTEE Classification Congregate Meals
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
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, 1991
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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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
$130,527 5.26% Theresa Duchesneau Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc. (NJ) 92.13 four stars
Community Table (CO) 92.29 four stars
Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank, Inc. (OH) 92.92 four stars
The Foodbank (OH) 100.00 four stars
Forgotten Harvest (MI) 88.73 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community Soup Kitchen and Outreach Center Inc.
36 South Street
Morristown, NJ 07960
tel: (973) 267-0709
EIN: 22-3084025

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Board Leadership

Shari Hoffman
President

CEO

Teresa Connolly
Executive Director

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