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Human Services : Children's and Family Services

Wesley Community Center

Wesley invests in the potential of individuals and creates opportunities to strengthen families and build neighborhoods

four stars

96.46

1410 Lee Street Houston, TX 77009
tel: (713) 223-8131   Web Site
EIN: 74-1132578

Board Leadership
Russell Lewis
President

CEO
Linda Flores Olson
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  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 02/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1904, the Wesley Community Center Wesley Community Center is a social service agency that has been serving residents of the Near Northside Village neighborhood and the Greater Houston area for 108 years, serving over 110 zip codes in 2011. Our mission statement:
"Wesley Community Center invests in the potential of individuals and creates opportunities to strengthen families and build neighborhoods."

Founded in 1904, the Wesley Community Center Wesley Community Center is a social service agency that has been serving residents of the Near Northside Village neighborhood and the Greater Houston area for 108 years, serving over 110 zip codes in 2011. Our mission statement:
"Wesley Community Center invests in the potential of individuals and creates opportunities to strengthen families and build neighborhoods."

Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2018 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)
88.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth 21.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wesley Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Wesley Community Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wesley Community Center (TX) 96.46 four stars
The Sheepfold (CA) 85.75 three stars
Mercy Center (NJ) 85.25 three stars
Benevilla (AZ) 88.72 three stars
Port Chester Carver Center (NY) 94.74 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,404,826
   Federated Campaigns $840,280
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,278,997
Total Contributions $3,524,103
   Program Service Revenue $101,779
Total Primary Revenue $3,625,882
   Other Revenue $230,605
TOTAL REVENUE $3,856,487
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,461,635
   Administrative Expenses $216,781
   Fundraising Expenses $140,473
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,818,889
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $37,598
   
Net Assets $3,185,870

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 Assistance $1,332,600 38.5%
Early Childhood Education $702,861 20.3%
Career and Personal Finance Center $534,081 15.4%

Ratings History
Wesley Community Center has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 02/01/2018 96.46 four stars
2015-12 12/01/2017 98.23 four stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 96.66 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 96.10 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/01/2015 94.84 four stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 87.87 three stars
2012-12 11/01/2014 87.91 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 74-1132578
Name in IRS Master File WESLEY COMMUNITY CENTER INC
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (296) Community center
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 August, 1971
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
$115,000 3.01% Diana Garbis Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Wesley Community Center (TX) 96.46 four stars
Open Door Community House (GA) 90.66 four stars
Jewish Family & Children's Service of the Suncoast (FL) 89.79 three stars
Focus Points Family Resource Center (CO) 92.02 four stars
Sheridan House Family Ministries (FL) 88.13 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Wesley Community Center
1410 Lee Street
Houston, TX 77009
tel: (713) 223-8131
fax: (713) 225-3449
EIN: 74-1132578

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Board Leadership

Russell Lewis
President

CEO

Linda Flores Olson
Chief Executive Officer

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