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Senior Services Inc. of Wichita

Enriching lives through health and happiness.

two stars

77.58

200 South Walnut Wichita, KS 67213
tel: (316) 267-0302   Web Site
EIN: 48-0757988

Board Leadership
Ray Vernon
Board Chair

CEO
Laurel Alkire
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 77.58 two stars
  Financial 89.74 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 70.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Senior Services has made a positive difference in the lives of seniors of all ages since 1968. We provide recreation, life-enriching events, meaningful employment, caregiver support, health and nutrition, and much more. Whether it's a social gathering, sports competition, yoga class, mentor program, In-Home Respite Care, or Meals on Wheels, Senior Services helps you lead a more active and rewarding lifestyle. We serve just under 9,000 seniors each year, and continue to expand our programs to meet the demands of the growing Baby Boomer senior population. Senior Services offers a new beginning to individuals – one filled with adventure, happiness, and unlimited opportunities. The future is bright and Senior Services is here to help lead the way!

Senior Services has made a positive difference in the lives of seniors of all ages since 1968. We provide recreation, life-enriching events, meaningful employment, caregiver support, health and nutrition, and much more. Whether it's a social gathering, sports competition, yoga class, mentor program, In-Home Respite Care, or Meals on Wheels, Senior Services helps you lead a more active and rewarding lifestyle. We serve just under 9,000 seniors each year, and continue to expand our programs to meet the demands of the growing Baby Boomer senior population. Senior Services offers a new beginning to individuals – one filled with adventure, happiness, and unlimited opportunities. The future is bright and Senior Services is here to help lead the way!

Financial

three stars

89.74

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

70.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
89.5%
  Administrative Expenses 9.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.58
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Senior Services Inc. of Wichita on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Senior Services Inc. of Wichita on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Senior Services Inc. of Wichita (KS) 77.58 two stars
FiftyForward (TN) 87.90 three stars
The Senior Source (TX) 89.75 three stars
Juliette Fowler Communities (TX) 89.70 three stars
Housing Opportunities and Maintenance for the Elderly (IL) 89.17 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $893,068
   Federated Campaigns $220,283
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $5,589
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,226,594
Total Contributions $2,345,534
   Program Service Revenue $123,849
Total Primary Revenue $2,469,383
   Other Revenue $120,907
TOTAL REVENUE $2,590,290
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,357,554
   Administrative Expenses $236,249
   Fundraising Expenses $16,504
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,610,307
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-20,017
   
Net Assets $6,843,892

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
Meal Delivery $1,479,596 62.7%
Senior Centers $405,605 17.2%
Capital Funds $285,110 12.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 04/01/2021 77.58 two stars
2018-09 10/01/2019 77.30 two stars
2017-09 05/01/2019 86.19 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 48-0757988
Name in IRS Master File SENIOR SERVICES INC OF WICHITA
NTEE Code P81
NTEE Classification Senior Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(575) Services for the aged (see also 153 ad 382)
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 November, 1968
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title Compensation from Affiliates
$84,310 3.22% Laurel Alkire Executive Director $93,948

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Senior Services Inc. of Wichita (KS) 77.58 two stars
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Senior Concerns (CA) 85.98 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Senior Services Inc. of Wichita
200 South Walnut
Wichita, KS 67213
tel: (316) 267-0302
EIN: 48-0757988

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Board Leadership

Ray Vernon
Board Chair

CEO

Laurel Alkire
Executive Director

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