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The Senior Source

Improving the quality of life of older adults in the greater Dallas area

four stars

94.72

3910 Harry Hines Boulevard Dallas, TX 75219
tel: (214) 823-5700   Web Site
EIN: 75-1085555

Board Leadership
John R. Taylor III
Chairman

CEO
Cortney M. Nicolato
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.72 four stars
  Financial 97.42 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since 1961, The Senior Source has served greater Dallas as the go-to nonprofit for aging services. We assist older adults at all income levels from the most active to the very frail. People come to us for help with job searches, nursing home advocacy, money management, volunteer opportunities and counseling on any aging issue. The mission of The Senior Source is to improve the quality of life of older adults in the greater Dallas area through protection, eldercare, advocacy, volunteerism, and employment services.

Since 1961, The Senior Source has served greater Dallas as the go-to nonprofit for aging services. We assist older adults at all income levels from the most active to the very frail. People come to us for help with job searches, nursing home advocacy, money management, volunteer opportunities and counseling on any aging issue. The mission of The Senior Source is to improve the quality of life of older adults in the greater Dallas area through protection, eldercare, advocacy, volunteerism, and employment services.

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Financial

four stars

97.42

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 06/01/2018 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 5.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 8.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Senior Source on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Senior Source on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Senior Source (TX) 94.72 four stars
Senior Neighbors (MI) 94.69 four stars
ElderHelp of San Diego (CA) 92.85 four stars
Meals on Wheels San Antonio (TX) 94.70 four stars
Search and Care (NY) 94.70 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,897,252
   Federated Campaigns $267,723
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,108,419
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,795,917
Total Contributions $5,069,311
   Program Service Revenue $331,745
Total Primary Revenue $5,401,056
   Other Revenue $114,595
TOTAL REVENUE $5,515,651
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,657,198
   Administrative Expenses $517,580
   Fundraising Expenses $438,885
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,613,663
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,098,012
   
Net Assets $9,689,572

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
Elder Support Program $675,524 11.9%
Foster Grandparent Program (FGP) $672,524 11.9%
Senior Companion Program (SCP) $503,878 8.9%

Ratings History
The Senior Source has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-03 06/01/2018 94.72 four stars
2016-03 07/01/2017 95.05 four stars
2015-03 08/01/2016 95.02 four stars
2014-03 06/01/2016 94.55 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 10/01/2015 94.00 four stars
2013-03 10/01/2014 91.12 four 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 75-1085555
Name in IRS Master File SENIOR CITIZENS OF GREATER DALLAS INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related activities
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
(318) Other recreational 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 September, 1963
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
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  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013

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
$202,757 3.06% Cortney Nicolato President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
The Senior Source (TX) 94.72 four stars
Little Brothers - Friends of the Elderly Chicago Chapter (IL) 85.19 three stars
Meals on Wheels Diablo Region (CA) 94.69 four stars
ElderHelp of San Diego (CA) 92.85 four stars
Community SeniorServ (CA) 89.82 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

The Senior Source
3910 Harry Hines Boulevard
Dallas, TX 75219
tel: (214) 823-5700
fax: (214) 826-2441
EIN: 75-1085555

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Board Leadership

John R. Taylor III
Chairman

CEO

Cortney M. Nicolato
President, CEO

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