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Catholic Charities of the East Bay

Providing help. Creating hope.

three stars

85.04

433 Jefferson Street Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 768-3100   Web Site
EIN: 94-2677202

Board Leadership
John Espinoza
Chair

CEO
Margaret Peterson
Interim Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 85.04 three stars
  Financial 79.07 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Rooted in compassion and human dignity for all, Catholic Charities of the East Bay works with youth, children and families to promote self-sufficiency, strengthen families and pursue safety and justice.

Rooted in compassion and human dignity for all, Catholic Charities of the East Bay works with youth, children and families to promote self-sufficiency, strengthen families and pursue safety and justice.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2017
Number of households that obtain/retain permanent housing for at least 6 months
422
Number of eligible clients who report having access to an adequate array of services and supports
24,688
Hours of expertise provided
1,004
Total number of volunteer hours contributed to the organization
10,500
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

two stars

79.07

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

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)
68.6%
  Administrative Expenses 19.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.59
  Program Expenses Growth 6.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 24.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Charities of the East Bay on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Catholic Charities of the East Bay on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Charities of the East Bay (CA) 85.04 three stars
Catholic Charities Southwestern Ohio (OH) 87.22 three stars
Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston (TX) 95.05 four stars
Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa (CA) 88.73 three stars
Broome County Council of Churches (NY) 92.74 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,631,865
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $726,996
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,315,695
Total Contributions $8,674,556
   Program Service Revenue $474,538
Total Primary Revenue $9,149,094
   Other Revenue $466,657
TOTAL REVENUE $9,615,751
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $5,473,630
   Administrative Expenses $1,295,008
   Fundraising Expenses $658,674
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,427,312
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,188,439
   
Net Assets $11,050,859

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
Healing Trauma $2,601,989 47.5%
Welcoming the Stranger $2,024,373 37.0%
Fostering Self-Sufficiency $847,268 15.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-04 07/01/2019 85.04 three stars
2017-04 08/01/2018 79.64 two stars
2016-04 06/01/2017 83.79 three stars
2015-04 04/01/2017 84.16 three stars
2015-04 08/01/2016 83.41 three stars
2014-04 06/01/2016 84.90 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-04 10/01/2015 85.65 three stars
2013-04 08/01/2014 89.21 three stars
2012-04 08/01/2013 94.56 four stars
2011-04 03/01/2012 94.84 four stars
2009-06 09/20/2011 82.21 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 07/01/2010 78.53 two stars
2008-06 05/01/2009 78.04 two stars
2007-06 05/01/2008 82.57 three stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 72.85 two stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 80.02 three stars
2003-06 06/01/2004 91.89 four stars
2002-06 09/01/2003 92.14 four stars
2001-06 02/05/2003 71.83 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 94-2677202
Name in IRS Master File CATHOLIC CHARITIES OF THE DIOCESE OF OAKLAND
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 April
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • April, 2018
  • April, 2017
  • April, 2016
  • April, 2015
  • April, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$153,550 2.06% Charles Fernandez Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Catholic Charities of the East Bay (CA) 85.04 three stars
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Venice, Inc. (FL) 92.78 four stars
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of New Orleans (LA) 91.22 four stars
Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County (CA) 87.91 three stars
Catholic Social Services of Anchorage (AK) 91.99 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Catholic Charities of the East Bay
433 Jefferson Street
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 768-3100
fax: (510) 451-6998
EIN: 94-2677202

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Board Leadership

John Espinoza
Chair

CEO

Margaret Peterson
Interim Chief Executive Officer

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