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Samaritan Ministries

Food for the body, hope for the soul.

three stars

87.50

414 East Northwest Boulevard Winston-Salem, NC 27105
tel: (336) 748-1962   Web Site
EIN: 56-1490019

Board Leadership
Keith Rogers
Board President

CEO
Sonjia Kurosky
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.50 three stars
  Financial 89.21 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 07/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Samaritan Ministries is an interdenominational, volunteer-based Christian ministry that serves Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. Our Soup Kitchen and Samaritan Inn Shelter are open 365 days and nights a year to serve people in need. Providing hope and healing by sharing food, shelter and guidance with the hungry, homeless and people in need through Christian love and service, for the benefit of all. For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat. . . I was a stranger and you invited me in. Matthew 25:35

Samaritan Ministries is an interdenominational, volunteer-based Christian ministry that serves Winston-Salem and Forsyth County. Our Soup Kitchen and Samaritan Inn Shelter are open 365 days and nights a year to serve people in need. Providing hope and healing by sharing food, shelter and guidance with the hungry, homeless and people in need through Christian love and service, for the benefit of all. For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat. . . I was a stranger and you invited me in. Matthew 25:35

Financial

three stars

89.21

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 07/01/2018 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)
84.4%
  Administrative Expenses 3.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 12.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.23
  Program Expenses Growth 6.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 16.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Samaritan Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Samaritan Ministries on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Samaritan Ministries (NC) 87.50 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $946,484
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $237,735
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $44,898
Total Contributions $1,229,117
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,229,117
   Other Revenue $22,352
TOTAL REVENUE $1,251,469
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,174,598
   Administrative Expenses $47,538
   Fundraising Expenses $150,568
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,372,704
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-121,235
   
Net Assets $4,377,001

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
Samaritan Inn $757,432 64.5%
Soup Kitchen $417,166 35.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 07/01/2018 87.50 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 84.59 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 81.75 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.74 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2016 77.98 two 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 56-1490019
Name in IRS Master File SAMARITAN MINISTRIES
NTEE Code L41
NTEE Classification Homeless, Temporary Shelter For
NTEE Type Housing, Shelter
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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 May, 1986
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

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
$75,340 5.48% Sonjia Kurosky Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Samaritan Ministries (NC) 87.50 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Samaritan Ministries
414 East Northwest Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
tel: (336) 748-1962
fax: (336) 748-8207
EIN: 56-1490019

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Board Leadership

Keith Rogers
Board President

CEO

Sonjia Kurosky
Executive Director

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