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Human Services : Social Services

Broome County Council of Churches

Connecting compassion with needs; inspiring growth with dignity

four stars

96.46

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 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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.

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 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)
89.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.53
  Program Expenses Growth 9.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 8.9%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Broome County Council of Churches (NY) 96.46 four stars
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Denver (CO) 95.04 four stars
Catholic Social Services of Anchorage (AK) 92.80 four stars
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of St. Louis (MO) 93.91 four stars
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice (FL) 91.37 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,010,214
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $146,902
Total Contributions $4,157,116
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,157,116
   Other Revenue $126,276
TOTAL REVENUE $4,283,392
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,729,009
   Administrative Expenses $262,835
   Fundraising Expenses $89,254
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,081,098
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $202,294
   
Net Assets $2,636,981

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 $3,474,778 93.2%
Faith in Action Volunteers $128,977 3.5%
Jail Ministry $86,876 2.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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 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
$63,923 1.56% The Rev. Joseph Sellepack Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Broome County Council of Churches (NY) 96.46 four stars
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Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada (NV) 90.58 four stars
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee (WI) 94.69 four stars
Catholic Charities, Archdiocese of Denver (CO) 95.04 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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