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ECHO of Brandon

Ending hunger in Eastern Hillsborough County.

four stars

90.00

507 North Parsons Avenue Brandon, FL 33510
tel: (813) 685-0935   Web Site
EIN: 59-3051533

Board Leadership
Laurel Moore Lee
President

CEO
Eleanor Saunders
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.00 four stars
  Financial 88.35 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

88.35

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
92.8%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.39
  Program Expenses Growth -0.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ECHO of Brandon on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by ECHO of Brandon on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ECHO of Brandon (FL) 90.00 four stars
Community Service Society of New York (NY) 94.53 four stars
Community Shares of Colorado (CO) 89.02 three stars
American Friends of Yad Eliezer (NY) 94.69 four stars
ECHO (Everyone Cooperating to Help Others) (WI) 91.98 four stars

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The goal of ECHO is to end hunger in Eastern Hillsborough County.
Immediate hunger is addressed through a fully stocked food pantry. Each individual served through the pantry receives at least 20 pounds of food, consisting of fresh meat, produce, cheese, eggs, margarine, and canned goods. Families in crisis are also given full access to the 2000 square foot clothing room. Each family member is encouraged to take up to 12 outfits each.
Long term hunger is alleviated through stability programming such as: a vibrant job skills training program, GED instruction, and financial literacy resources.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,342,580
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $36,000
Total Contributions $1,378,580
   Program Service Revenue $57,179
Total Primary Revenue $1,435,759
   Other Revenue $62,516
TOTAL REVENUE $1,498,275
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,385,135
   Administrative Expenses $64,597
   Fundraising Expenses $50,502
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,500,234
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,959
   
Net Assets $614,188

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.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 90.00 four stars
2016-06 07/01/2017 88.17 three stars
2016-06 06/01/2017 84.24 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 90.76 four stars
2015-06 09/01/2016 76.89 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 59-3051533
Name in IRS Master File ECHO OF BRANDON INC
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 March, 1992
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
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  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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).

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

The goal of ECHO is to end hunger in Eastern Hillsborough County.
Immediate hunger is addressed through a fully stocked food pantry. Each individual served through the pantry receives at least 20 pounds of food, consisting of fresh meat, produce, cheese, eggs, margarine, and canned goods. Families in crisis are also given full access to the 2000 square foot clothing room. Each family member is encouraged to take up to 12 outfits each.
Long term hunger is alleviated through stability programming such as: a vibrant job skills training program, GED instruction, and financial literacy resources.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
ECHO of Brandon (FL) 90.00 four stars
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St. Vincent de Paul of Seattle|King County (WA) 89.44 three stars
The Caring Place (TX) 92.62 four stars
Allen Community Outreach (TX) 96.30 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

ECHO of Brandon
507 North Parsons Avenue
Brandon, FL 33510
tel: (813) 685-0935
EIN: 59-3051533

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Board Leadership

Laurel Moore Lee
President

CEO

Eleanor Saunders
Executive Director

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