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Human Services : Social Services

Community Transportation Network

To provide dependable and efficient transportation so no one is left behind.

four stars

96.63

5601 Industrial Road Fort Wayne, IN 46825
tel: (260) 420-3280   Web Site
EIN: 35-2109955

Board Leadership
Michael GeRue
Chair

CEO
Justin Clupper
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.63 four stars
  Financial 97.41 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CTN is an effective and dependable transportation alternative in Fort Wayne and Allen County. Whether seniors needing alternatives, a preschool with transportation needs, a club or a group going to an event, an organization needing help for clients to access programs, or someone with limited mobility needing extra passenger assistance, we offer help. Our vision is that fewer transportation barriers will exist and full access to community life will be available for seniors, persons with disabilities, low income families, children and youth.

CTN is an effective and dependable transportation alternative in Fort Wayne and Allen County. Whether seniors needing alternatives, a preschool with transportation needs, a club or a group going to an event, an organization needing help for clients to access programs, or someone with limited mobility needing extra passenger assistance, we offer help. Our vision is that fewer transportation barriers will exist and full access to community life will be available for seniors, persons with disabilities, low income families, children and youth.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of CTN Clients?
7,458
This impact information is current as of October 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

97.41

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
84.7%
  Administrative Expenses 9.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.47
  Program Expenses Growth 15.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Transportation Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Community Transportation Network on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Transportation Network (IN) 96.63 four stars
Interfaith Community Services, California (CA) 93.91 four stars
Interfaith Community Services of Pima County (AZ) 98.23 four stars
Hispanic Federation (NY) 96.46 four stars
The Caring Place (TX) 96.29 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $884,694
   Federated Campaigns $57,560
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $32,695
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $221,504
Total Contributions $1,196,453
   Program Service Revenue $531,253
Total Primary Revenue $1,727,706
   Other Revenue $87,255
TOTAL REVENUE $1,814,961
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,415,110
   Administrative Expenses $157,314
   Fundraising Expenses $97,715
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,670,139
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $144,822
   
Net Assets $2,005,545

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
Provide Passenger Trips $1,415,110 100.0%

Ratings History
Community Transportation Network has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-06 06/01/2019 96.63 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 94.81 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 92.75 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 93.68 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 92.93 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2016 95.09 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 35-2109955
Name in IRS Master File COMMUNITY TRANSPORTATION NETWORK INC
NTEE Code P80
NTEE Classification Services to Promote the Independence of Specific Populations
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
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 December, 2000
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$86,020 5.15% Becky Weimerskirch Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Community Transportation Network (IN) 96.63 four stars
Hispanic Federation (NY) 96.46 four stars
Eva's Village (NJ) 96.46 four stars
Community Shares of Colorado (CO) 86.84 three stars
New American Pathways (GA) 85.74 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Community Transportation Network
5601 Industrial Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
tel: (260) 420-3280
fax: (866) 519-9224
EIN: 35-2109955

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Board Leadership

Michael GeRue
Chair

CEO

Justin Clupper
Executive Director

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