Disable all preview features

Human Services : Social Services

Neighbors

Reduce poverty, promote self sufficiency, and build community.

three stars

88.22

222 Grand Avenue West South Saint Paul, MN 55075
tel: (651) 455-5000   Web Site
EIN: 41-1360294

Board Leadership
Scott Nugent
Board Chair

CEO
Charlie Thompson
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.22 three stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1972, Neighbors is a social-service agency serving the northern Dakota County communities of Inver Grove Heights, South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, Mendota, Sunfish Lake and Lilydale. Primarily through the service of volunteers, Neighbors provides emergency assistance and supportive assistance programs, including the Food Shelf, which provides families with sufficient food for three meals a day for a week.

Founded in 1972, Neighbors is a social-service agency serving the northern Dakota County communities of Inver Grove Heights, South St. Paul, West St. Paul, Mendota Heights, Mendota, Sunfish Lake and Lilydale. Primarily through the service of volunteers, Neighbors provides emergency assistance and supportive assistance programs, including the Food Shelf, which provides families with sufficient food for three meals a day for a week.

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
94.5%
  Administrative Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.67
  Program Expenses Growth -5.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Neighbors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Neighbors on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Neighbors (MN) 88.22 three stars
Memorial Assistance Ministries (TX) 100.00 four stars
One Voice (CA) 88.53 three stars
Barnabas Center (FL) 91.16 four stars
People's Resource Center (IL) 95.01 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,105,770
   Federated Campaigns $89,300
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $21,611
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,216,681
   Program Service Revenue $173,694
Total Primary Revenue $3,390,375
   Other Revenue $27,896
TOTAL REVENUE $3,418,271
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,120,428
   Administrative Expenses $131,030
   Fundraising Expenses $59,503
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,310,961
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $107,310
   
Net Assets $2,617,546

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
Community Program $2,905,250 93.1%
Supportive Service $215,178 6.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 12/23/2020 88.22 three stars
2018-06 12/01/2019 90.71 four stars
2018-06 11/01/2019 88.22 three stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.63 four stars
2015-12 06/01/2017 91.45 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.70 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 08/01/2015 94.56 four stars
2012-12 11/01/2014 94.49 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 41-1360294
Name in IRS Master File NEIGHBORS INC
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(569) Referral service (social agencies)
(575) Services for the aged (see also 153 ad 382)
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 October, 1979
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$91,221 2.75% Charles D. Thompson President & CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Neighbors (MN) 88.22 three stars
Father Fred Foundation (MI) 93.17 four stars
Family Assistance Ministries (CA) 91.16 four stars
Maine Seacoast Mission (ME) 92.92 four stars
Memorial Assistance Ministries (TX) 100.00 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Are you the representative for this organization? If so, click here to access the application form. As an official representative you will have the ability to update some of the information on this page.

Charity Contact Info

Neighbors
222 Grand Avenue West
South Saint Paul, MN 55075
tel: (651) 455-5000
fax: (651) 455-1319
EIN: 41-1360294

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Scott Nugent
Board Chair

CEO

Charlie Thompson
President, CEO

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.