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Human Services : Social Services

Lower Cape Outreach Council

Dedicated to providing short-term emergency assistance to families and individuals on the Lower Cape

88.95

19 Brewster Cross Road Orleans, MA 02653
tel: (508) 240-0694   Web Site
EIN: 04-2864255

Board Leadership
John Roman
President

CEO
Larry Marsland
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.95
  Financial 90.00
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00
This rating was published 07/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1984, the mission of the Lower Cape Outreach Council is to provide emergency assistance of food clothing and financial support to individuals and families in Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet which will lead to healthy, productive and self-sustaining lives as part of the Cape Cod community. We also run Katy's Korner, a free clothing store in Orleans, where qualified clients from each of these 8 towns may come and receive quality clothing and bedding.

Founded in 1984, the mission of the Lower Cape Outreach Council is to provide emergency assistance of food clothing and financial support to individuals and families in Brewster, Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro and Wellfleet which will lead to healthy, productive and self-sustaining lives as part of the Cape Cod community. We also run Katy's Korner, a free clothing store in Orleans, where qualified clients from each of these 8 towns may come and receive quality clothing and bedding.

Financial

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

88.00

This rating was published 07/01/2021 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)
82.1%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.99
  Program Expenses Growth 8.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lower Cape Outreach Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Lower Cape Outreach Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lower Cape Outreach Council (MA) 88.95
El Buen Samaritano (TX) 87.19
Neighborhood Club (MI) 90.48
The Educational Alliance (NY) 91.34
West Side Catholic Center (OH) 99.25

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,061,332
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $79,187
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $99,969
Total Contributions $1,240,488
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,240,488
   Other Revenue $186,946
TOTAL REVENUE $1,427,434
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,188,785
   Administrative Expenses $77,708
   Fundraising Expenses $165,264
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,431,757
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-4,323
   
Net Assets $1,332,820

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
Emergency Needs $1,079,985 90.8%
Thrift Shop $108,800 9.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 07/01/2021 88.95
2018-12 05/01/2020 85.20
2017-12 07/01/2019 83.85
2016-12 05/01/2018 81.54
2015-12 03/01/2017 83.80
2014-12 06/01/2016 78.77
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 80.34
2013-12 08/01/2015 81.46
2012-12 04/01/2015 69.71

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 04-2864255
Name in IRS Master File LOWER CAPE OUTREACH COUNCIL INC
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (169) Hospital pharmacy, parking facility, food services, etc.
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, 1986
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Lower Cape Outreach Council (MA) 88.95
El Buen Samaritano (TX) 87.19
Christian Center Of Park City (UT) 94.69
Father Joe's Villages (CA) 89.41
Grand Street Settlement (NY) 91.81

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Charity Contact Info

Lower Cape Outreach Council
19 Brewster Cross Road
Orleans, MA 02653
tel: (508) 240-0694
EIN: 04-2864255

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Board Leadership

John Roman
President

CEO

Larry Marsland
Chief Executive Officer

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