Human Services : Social Services (Grantmaking/Grants Payable)

Citymeals-on-Wheels

Providing a continuous lifeline to homebound elderly New Yorkers

four stars

90.02

355 Lexington Avenue New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 687-1234   Web Site
EIN: 13-3634381

Board Leadership
Gael Greene
Co-Founder and Chair

CEO
Beth Shapiro
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.02 four stars
  Financial 86.47 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Citymeals-on-Wheels provides a continuous lifeline of nutritious food and human company to homebound elderly New Yorkers in need, thereby helping them to live with dignity in their own familiar homes and communities. Citymeals funds 30 community-based agencies that bring weekend, holiday, emergency and weekday meals to homebound elderly New Yorkers who can no longer shop or cook for themselves. During the fiscal year ended June 30, 2008, Citymeals-on-Wheels delivered 2.2 million meals to 18,000 New Yorkers at times when they would otherwise have been alone and hungry. City meal's long range goal is to ensure that every homebound elderly New Yorker in need has access to 100% of the daily nutrients required for optimum health.

Citymeals-on-Wheels provides a continuous lifeline of nutritious food and human company to homebound elderly New Yorkers in need, thereby helping them to live with dignity in their own familiar homes and communities. Citymeals funds 30 community-based agencies that bring weekend, holiday, emergency and weekday meals to homebound elderly New Yorkers who can no longer shop or cook for themselves. During the fiscal year ended June 30, 2008, Citymeals-on-Wheels delivered 2.2 million meals to 18,000 New Yorkers at times when they would otherwise have been alone and hungry. City meal's long range goal is to ensure that every homebound elderly New Yorker in need has access to 100% of the daily nutrients required for optimum health.

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Financial

three stars

86.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
81.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.64
  Program Expenses Growth < 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Citymeals-on-Wheels on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Citymeals-on-Wheels on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $13,939,052
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,099,421
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,284,000
Total Contributions $20,322,473
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $20,322,473
   Other Revenue $416,367
TOTAL REVENUE $20,738,840
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $17,033,861
   Administrative Expenses $2,156,819
   Fundraising Expenses $1,664,800
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $20,855,480
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-116,640
   
Net Assets $34,919,744

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$296,378 1.42% Beth Shapiro Executive Director

Mission

Citymeals-on-Wheels provides a continuous lifeline of nutritious food and human company to homebound elderly New Yorkers in need, thereby helping them to live with dignity in their own familiar homes and communities. Citymeals funds 30 community-based agencies that bring weekend, holiday, emergency and weekday meals to homebound elderly New Yorkers who can no longer shop or cook for themselves. During the fiscal year ended June 30, 2008, Citymeals-on-Wheels delivered 2.2 million meals to 18,000 New Yorkers at times when they would otherwise have been alone and hungry. City meal's long range goal is to ensure that every homebound elderly New Yorker in need has access to 100% of the daily nutrients required for optimum health.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Citymeals-on-Wheels (NY) 90.02 four stars
The Banquet (SD) 85.68 three stars
Meals On Wheels America (VA) 94.84 four stars
Waste Not (AZ) 94.69 four stars
Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee (FL) 86.96 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Citymeals-on-Wheels
355 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017
tel: (212) 687-1234
fax: (212) 687-1296
EIN: 13-3634381

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Board Leadership

Gael Greene
Co-Founder and Chair

CEO

Beth Shapiro
Executive Director