Human Services : Social Services

Falmouth Service Center

Helping Neighbors in Need.

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four stars

96.46

611 Gifford Street Falmouth, MA 02540
tel: (508) 548-2794   Web Site
EIN: 22-2509781

Board Leadership
Catherine Kligler
President

CEO
Brenda Swain
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 97.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our mission is to ease stress, reduce hunger and improve the quality of life for our neighbors in need. The Falmouth Service Center (FSC) works to increase self-sufficiency by helping to build networks among clients, neighbors and agencies. A major component of the program is an extensive food pantry that residents/clients may visit once every two weeks as needed. In addition, financial assistance, in conjunction with budget management workshops, is available to clients who need housing assistance and/or help paying utilities.

Our mission is to ease stress, reduce hunger and improve the quality of life for our neighbors in need. The Falmouth Service Center (FSC) works to increase self-sufficiency by helping to build networks among clients, neighbors and agencies. A major component of the program is an extensive food pantry that residents/clients may visit once every two weeks as needed. In addition, financial assistance, in conjunction with budget management workshops, is available to clients who need housing assistance and/or help paying utilities.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of volunteers
607
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
34,408
Number of youth who volunteer/participate in community service
345
This impact information is current as of September 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

97.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
94.0%
  Administrative Expenses 3.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.66
  Program Expenses Growth 7.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Falmouth Service Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Falmouth Service Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,266,446
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $86,043
Total Contributions $2,352,489
   Program Service Revenue $124,036
Total Primary Revenue $2,476,525
   Other Revenue $14,160
TOTAL REVENUE $2,490,685
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,180,340
   Administrative Expenses $70,336
   Fundraising Expenses $60,833
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,311,509
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $179,176
   
Net Assets $3,475,818

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

Our mission is to ease stress, reduce hunger and improve the quality of life for our neighbors in need. The Falmouth Service Center (FSC) works to increase self-sufficiency by helping to build networks among clients, neighbors and agencies. A major component of the program is an extensive food pantry that residents/clients may visit once every two weeks as needed. In addition, financial assistance, in conjunction with budget management workshops, is available to clients who need housing assistance and/or help paying utilities.

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Charity Contact Info

Falmouth Service Center
611 Gifford Street
Falmouth, MA 02540
tel: (508) 548-2794
fax: (508) 548-3592
EIN: 22-2509781

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 208
Falmouth, MA 02541

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Board Leadership

Catherine Kligler
President

CEO

Brenda Swain
Executive Director