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Human Services : Social Services

Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services

Enhancing the Quality of Life for Older Adults

four stars

91.36

1300 Civic Drive Walnut Creek, CA 94596
tel: (925) 937-8311   Web Site
EIN: 68-0044205

Board Leadership
Michael M. Cohen
Chairman

CEO
Elaine Clark
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.36 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services has been enhancing the lives of Contra Costa County seniors since 1968. We serve a growing population of seniors (age 60 or older) in Contra Costa County. We offer six programs that work together to help keep our clients healthy, safe, and independent in their communities. These include: Meals on Wheels, CC Cafes, Friendly Visitors, the Home Care Registry, the Fall Prevention Program, and Geriatric Care Managers.

Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services has been enhancing the lives of Contra Costa County seniors since 1968. We serve a growing population of seniors (age 60 or older) in Contra Costa County. We offer six programs that work together to help keep our clients healthy, safe, and independent in their communities. These include: Meals on Wheels, CC Cafes, Friendly Visitors, the Home Care Registry, the Fall Prevention Program, and Geriatric Care Managers.

Results Information

Reported Results
Total in 2016
Number of clients served
5,500
Number of volunteers
1,500
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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
90.9%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth 15.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services (CA) 91.36 four stars
Senior Neighbors (MI) 93.98 four stars
Iona Senior Services (DC) 93.19 four stars
Surrey Services for Seniors (PA) 94.23 four stars
Family Eldercare (TX) 86.45 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,289,468
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $585,884
Total Contributions $1,875,352
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,875,352
   Other Revenue $68,450
TOTAL REVENUE $1,943,802
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,616,187
   Administrative Expenses $114,087
   Fundraising Expenses $46,447
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,776,721
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $167,081
   
Net Assets $1,198,702

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
Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 06/01/2017 91.36 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 92.92 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 87.88 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 91.20 four stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 85.46 three stars
2012-06 04/01/2014 87.08 three 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 68-0044205
Name in IRS Master File MEALS ON WHEELS AND SENIOR OUTREACH SERVICES
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 (575) Services for the aged (see also 153 ad 382)
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
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 July, 1985
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 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
$90,000 5.06% Elaine Clark Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services (CA) 91.36 four stars
Iona Senior Services (DC) 93.19 four stars
Avenidas (CA) 89.49 three stars
Project FIND (NY) 88.86 three stars
Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly, Minneapolis and St. Paul Chapter (MN) 89.95 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services
1300 Civic Drive
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
tel: (925) 937-8311
EIN: 68-0044205

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Board Leadership

Michael M. Cohen
Chairman

CEO

Elaine Clark
Executive Director

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