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Human Services : Social Services

Broome County Council of Churches

Connecting compassion with needs; inspiring growth with dignity

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four stars

92.74

3 Otseningo Street Binghamton, NY 13903
tel: (607) 724-9130   Web Site
EIN: 15-0547374

Board Leadership
George Cummings
President

CEO
Rev. Dr. Joseph Sellepack
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.74 four stars
  Financial 92.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Serving our neighbors in need since 1941, the Broome County Council of Churches (BCCC) is an organization that collaborates with many facets of the community to serve people with needs. Through our growing and diverse programs, the Council provides services to the hungry; elderly and lonely; disabled; sick; imprisoned; homeless and poor; and youth of Broome County. We advocate for change and reconciliation, promoting peace, justice, and genuine community across racial, ethnic, gender, socio-economic, and religious lines.

Serving our neighbors in need since 1941, the Broome County Council of Churches (BCCC) is an organization that collaborates with many facets of the community to serve people with needs. Through our growing and diverse programs, the Council provides services to the hungry; elderly and lonely; disabled; sick; imprisoned; homeless and poor; and youth of Broome County. We advocate for change and reconciliation, promoting peace, justice, and genuine community across racial, ethnic, gender, socio-economic, and religious lines.

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This impact information is current as of March 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

92.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
91.2%
  Administrative Expenses 6.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.47
  Program Expenses Growth 19.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Broome County Council of Churches on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Broome County Council of Churches on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Broome County Council of Churches (NY) 92.74 four stars
Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada (NV) 91.45 four stars
Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota (MN) 93.42 four stars
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City (OK) 90.76 four stars
Catholic Charities of Buffalo (NY) 91.01 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,463,731
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $269,806
Total Contributions $4,733,537
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,733,537
   Other Revenue $106,481
TOTAL REVENUE $4,840,018
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,462,643
   Administrative Expenses $282,609
   Fundraising Expenses $77,482
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,822,734
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $17,284
   
Net Assets $2,794,239

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.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Chow Emergency Food Program $4,207,470 94.3%
Faith in Action Volunteers $131,896 2.9%
Jail Ministry $83,652 1.9%

Ratings History
Broome County Council of Churches has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 04/01/2019 92.74 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 96.46 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 88.98 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 89.79 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 84.00 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 86.91 three stars
2012-12 07/01/2014 86.97 three stars
2012-12 06/01/2014 86.67 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 15-0547374
Name in IRS Master File BROOME COUNTY COUNCIL OF CHURCHES 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 (5) Mission
(29) Other religious activities
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 July, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
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
$67,120 1.39% Rev. Joseph Sellepack Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Broome County Council of Churches (NY) 92.74 four stars
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans (LA) 87.30 three stars
Catholic Charities Fort Worth (TX) 97.23 four stars
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas (KS) 91.16 four stars
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. (FL) 90.71 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Broome County Council of Churches
3 Otseningo Street
Binghamton, NY 13903
tel: (607) 724-9130
EIN: 15-0547374

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Board Leadership

George Cummings
President

CEO

Rev. Dr. Joseph Sellepack
Executive Director

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