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Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

Puente

The Community Resource Center for the South Coast

four stars

95.74

P.O. Box 554 Pescadero, CA 94060
tel: (650) 879-1691   Web Site
EIN: 37-1484262

Board Leadership
Laura Franco
Chair

CEO
Rita Mancera
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.74 four stars
  Financial 95.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Puente is an integral and active member of our rural San Mateo County South Coast community—a community that is healthy, inclusive, and sustainable, with diverse populations that accomplish their highest individual and community dreams. As the region's only Community Resource Center, Puente serves the San Mateo County South Coast communities of Pescadero, La Honda, Loma Mar, and San Gregorio. Puente both advocates for our communities and leverages resources that foster economic prosperity and security, and that promote individual and community health and wellness. We support local leaders and work together with our neighbors creating solutions for our diverse communities.

Puente is an integral and active member of our rural San Mateo County South Coast community—a community that is healthy, inclusive, and sustainable, with diverse populations that accomplish their highest individual and community dreams. As the region's only Community Resource Center, Puente serves the San Mateo County South Coast communities of Pescadero, La Honda, Loma Mar, and San Gregorio. Puente both advocates for our communities and leverages resources that foster economic prosperity and security, and that promote individual and community health and wellness. We support local leaders and work together with our neighbors creating solutions for our diverse communities.

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Financial

four stars

95.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, 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)
78.0%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.92
  Program Expenses Growth 9.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Puente on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Puente on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Puente (CA) 95.74 four stars
Local Initiatives Support Corporation (NY) 89.97 three stars
Enlace Chicago (IL) 89.94 three stars
Catholic Charities CYO, Archdiocese of San Francisco (CA) 90.51 four stars
Jewish National Fund, United States (NY) 94.95 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,654,664
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $921,567
Total Contributions $2,576,231
   Program Service Revenue $73,495
Total Primary Revenue $2,649,726
   Other Revenue $2,194
TOTAL REVENUE $2,651,920
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,951,568
   Administrative Expenses $321,111
   Fundraising Expenses $254,408
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,527,087
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $124,833
   
Net Assets $2,101,706

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
Health and Wellness $1,141,089 58.5%
Safety Net Services $553,654 28.4%
Community Development $256,825 13.2%

Ratings History
Puente has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 95.74 four stars
2016-06 12/22/2017 96.00 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 96.11 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 85.39 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 85.73 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 37-1484262
Name in IRS Master File PUENTE DE LA COSTA SUR
NTEE Code A23
NTEE Classification Cultural, Ethnic Awareness
NTEE Type Arts, Culture and Humanities
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, 2004
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$108,292 4.28% Rita Mancera Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$117,990 4.66% Joann Watkins Clinical Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Puente (CA) 95.74 four stars
Fund for the City of New York (NY) 87.83 three stars
Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy (CA) 87.73 three stars
Foundation for the Mid South (MS) 90.19 four stars
Robin Hood Foundation (NY) 92.38 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Puente
P.O. Box 554
Pescadero, CA 94060
tel: (650) 879-1691
fax: (650) 879-0973
EIN: 37-1484262

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Board Leadership

Laura Franco
Chair

CEO

Rita Mancera
Executive Director

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