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Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska

Performing the works of Mercy in response to the call of God

three stars

86.04

2241 O Street Lincoln, NE 68510
tel: (402) 474-1600   Web Site
EIN: 47-0751554

Board Leadership
The Most Reverend James D. Conley
President

CEO
Christopher K. Kubat
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.04 three stars
  Financial 87.18 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 85.00 three stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Catholic Social Services (CSS) of Southern Nebraska traces its beginnings to 1932 when Bishop Louis Kucera founded CSS to respond to the needs of persons suffering the effects of the Great Depression. We are an agency of the Catholic Diocese of Lincoln serving under the auspices of Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz. Catholic Social Services' Department of Social Services meets the material needs of people, extending the love of Christ and the Church through programs in food, shelter, clothing, material and financial assistance, refugee resettlement, and special holiday projects. The Department provides these services through office sites and facilities located in Lincoln, Nebraska and Hastings, Nebraska.

Catholic Social Services (CSS) of Southern Nebraska traces its beginnings to 1932 when Bishop Louis Kucera founded CSS to respond to the needs of persons suffering the effects of the Great Depression. We are an agency of the Catholic Diocese of Lincoln serving under the auspices of Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz. Catholic Social Services' Department of Social Services meets the material needs of people, extending the love of Christ and the Church through programs in food, shelter, clothing, material and financial assistance, refugee resettlement, and special holiday projects. The Department provides these services through office sites and facilities located in Lincoln, Nebraska and Hastings, Nebraska.

Financial

three stars

87.18

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

85.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
92.1%
  Administrative Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.43
  Program Expenses Growth 4.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 19.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska (NE) 86.04 three stars
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Omaha (NE) 86.13 three stars
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee (WI) 94.69 four stars
Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas (KS) 91.16 four stars
Catholic Charities Diocese of Cleveland (OH) 86.67 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,387,923
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $791,683
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $798,448
Total Contributions $4,978,054
   Program Service Revenue $490,535
Total Primary Revenue $5,468,589
   Other Revenue $99,633
TOTAL REVENUE $5,568,222
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,648,850
   Administrative Expenses $235,209
   Fundraising Expenses $276,052
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $6,160,111
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-591,889
   
Net Assets $2,675,841

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
Food, Clothing, and Material Assistance $1,665,115 29.5%
Mental Health Clinical $1,112,896 19.7%
Gift and Thrift $1,110,496 19.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 86.04 three stars
2016-06 10/01/2017 86.86 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 88.14 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.81 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 88.69 three stars
2013-06 02/01/2015 78.34 two stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 78.30 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 78.64 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 75.54 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 07/01/2010 85.55 three stars
2008-06 09/01/2009 82.65 three stars
2007-06 06/01/2008 80.63 three stars
2006-06 05/01/2007 75.27 two stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 67.26 one star
2003-12 10/01/2004 65.76 one star
2002-12 10/01/2003 65.74 one star
2001-12 10/15/2002 86.11 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 47-0751554
Name in IRS Master File CATHOLIC SOCIAL SERVICES
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (1) Church, synagogue, etc
(150) Hospital
(120) Publishing activities
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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
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
$19,800 0.32% The Rev. Christopher Kubat Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska (NE) 86.04 three stars
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Catholic Charities Diocese of Fresno (CA) 87.52 three stars
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans (LA) 89.02 three stars
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa (CA) 90.17 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Catholic Social Services of Southern Nebraska
2241 O Street
Lincoln, NE 68510
tel: (402) 474-1600
fax: (800) 981-8242
EIN: 47-0751554

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Board Leadership

The Most Reverend James D. Conley
President

CEO

Christopher K. Kubat
Executive Director

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