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May Dugan Center

Helping people enrich and advance their lives and communities.

four stars

90.94

4115 Bridge Avenue Cleveland, OH 44113
tel: (216) 631-5800   Web Site
EIN: 23-7061949

Board Leadership
Bob Rotatori
President

CEO
Rick A. Kemm
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.94 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1969 as The Near West Side Multi-Service Corporation, the facility was named the May Dugan Multi Service Center in 1974 to honor the late May Dugan, a long-time resident of the neighborhood who had been a one-person advocate and counselor for her neighbors in need. Today, the Center continues the tradition of its namesake by providing basic and enhanced programming to people that improve their quality of life and, in doing so, strengthen their community. The founders were inspired by President Lyndon B. Johnson's War on Poverty and the mandate of the Kennedy-Johnson Economic Opportunities Act. They made a strong commitment to helping individuals and families become self-sufficient, contributing members of their community. For 43 years, the Center has committed to a comprehensive and caring approach which has proved to be an effective method to help people overcome socio-economic disadvantages.

Founded in 1969 as The Near West Side Multi-Service Corporation, the facility was named the May Dugan Multi Service Center in 1974 to honor the late May Dugan, a long-time resident of the neighborhood who had been a one-person advocate and counselor for her neighbors in need. Today, the Center continues the tradition of its namesake by providing basic and enhanced programming to people that improve their quality of life and, in doing so, strengthen their community. The founders were inspired by President Lyndon B. Johnson's War on Poverty and the mandate of the Kennedy-Johnson Economic Opportunities Act. They made a strong commitment to helping individuals and families become self-sufficient, contributing members of their community. For 43 years, the Center has committed to a comprehensive and caring approach which has proved to be an effective method to help people overcome socio-economic disadvantages.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.21
  Program Expenses Growth 11.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by May Dugan Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by May Dugan Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
May Dugan Center (OH) 90.94 four stars
ICNA Relief USA (NY) 96.46 four stars
Crisis Control Ministry (NC) 89.83 three stars
The Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Cincinnati (OH) 97.04 four stars
United Community (VA) 85.57 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $903,575
   Federated Campaigns $5,424
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,014,779
Total Contributions $1,923,778
   Program Service Revenue $309,970
Total Primary Revenue $2,233,748
   Other Revenue $118,705
TOTAL REVENUE $2,352,453
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,922,048
   Administrative Expenses $161,453
   Fundraising Expenses $130,037
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,213,538
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $138,915
   
Net Assets $1,241,367

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
Three-Year CARF to Provide Treatment and Prevention Services $488,964 25.4%
Food Distribution $450,984 23.5%
Trauma Recovery Center $329,730 17.2%

Ratings History
May Dugan Center has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 02/01/2019 90.94 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.92 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 90.86 four stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 82.85 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 03/01/2016 83.11 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 23-7061949
Name in IRS Master File NEAR WEST SIDE MULTI SERVICE CORPORATION
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (402) Other activity aimed t combating community deterioration
(400) Area development, redevelopment of renewal
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 April, 1970
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$93,784 4.23% Rick A. Kemm Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
May Dugan Center (OH) 90.94 four stars
My Brother's Keeper (MA) 88.92 three stars
Interfaith Social Services (MA) 90.92 four stars
Connect2Help 2-1-1 (IN) 88.76 three stars
Place of Forsyth County (GA) 92.22 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

May Dugan Center
4115 Bridge Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44113
tel: (216) 631-5800
fax: (216) 631-4595
EIN: 23-7061949

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Board Leadership

Bob Rotatori
President

CEO

Rick A. Kemm
Executive Director

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