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Meals on Wheels People

Meals on Wheels People

four stars

94.82

7710 Southwest 31st Avenue Portland, OR 97219
tel: (503) 736-6325   Web Site
EIN: 93-0584318

Board Leadership
David Drinkward
President

CEO
Suzanne Washington
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.82 four stars
  Financial 92.68 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

92.68

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
83.6%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.06
  Program Expenses Growth 1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals on Wheels People on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals on Wheels People on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals on Wheels People (OR) 94.82 four stars
LifeNet4Families | Cooperative Feeding Program (FL) 87.62 three stars
Meals On Wheels of San Francisco (CA) 91.96 four stars
Sacramento Loaves & Fishes (CA) 94.07 four stars
SnowCap Community Charities (OR) 91.33 four stars

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Meals on Wheels People was founded in 1969 with the mission to enrich the lives of seniors, and assist them in maintaining independence, by providing nutritious food, human connections and social support. We also use our expertise and capacity to serve other nutritionally at-risk populations. Today Meals on Wheels People produces 5,700 hot, nutritious meals five days each week in a 14,000-square-foot commercial kitchen located in the heart of Multnomah Village. Meals are then delivered to 30 senior centers throughout Multnomah, Washington and Clark counties where they are served at noon to seniors in center dining rooms or sent out as Meals on Wheels to frail, homebound elderly.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,766,595
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $866,673
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $3,807,717
Total Contributions $8,440,985
   Program Service Revenue $1,366,504
Total Primary Revenue $9,807,489
   Other Revenue $71,864
TOTAL REVENUE $9,879,353
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,849,596
   Administrative Expenses $737,539
   Fundraising Expenses $792,803
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $9,379,938
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $499,415
   
Net Assets $18,889,999

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
Center Operations $4,204,291 53.6%
Kitchen Operations $3,645,305 46.4%

Ratings History
Meals on Wheels People has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-06 08/01/2016 94.82 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 94.58 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 12/01/2015 89.63 three stars
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.25 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 85.54 three stars
2012-06 08/01/2013 85.61 three stars
2011-06 06/01/2012 91.70 four stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 90.34 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 90.50 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 87.46 three stars
2009-06 07/01/2010 95.81 four stars
2008-06 04/01/2009 88.70 three stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 81.70 three stars
2005-06 04/01/2006 82.95 three stars
2004-06 02/01/2006 78.19 two stars
2003-06 10/01/2004 87.68 three stars
2002-06 12/01/2003 91.52 four 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 93-0584318
Name in IRS Master File MEALS ON WHEELS PEOPLE INC
NTEE Code K30
NTEE Classification Food Service, Free Food Distribution Programs
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (916) Cafeteria, restaurant, snack bar, food services, etc.
(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 June, 1971
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, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

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
$141,578 1.50% Joan Smith Executive Director

Meals on Wheels People was founded in 1969 with the mission to enrich the lives of seniors, and assist them in maintaining independence, by providing nutritious food, human connections and social support. We also use our expertise and capacity to serve other nutritionally at-risk populations. Today Meals on Wheels People produces 5,700 hot, nutritious meals five days each week in a 14,000-square-foot commercial kitchen located in the heart of Multnomah Village. Meals are then delivered to 30 senior centers throughout Multnomah, Washington and Clark counties where they are served at noon to seniors in center dining rooms or sent out as Meals on Wheels to frail, homebound elderly.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals on Wheels People (OR) 94.82 four stars
Meals on Wheels of the Monterey Peninsula (CA) 90.21 four stars
Meals on Wheels of Tampa (FL) 95.26 four stars
Sacramento Loaves & Fishes (CA) 94.07 four stars
New York Common Pantry (NY) 99.53 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Meals on Wheels People
7710 Southwest 31st Avenue
Portland, OR 97219
tel: (503) 736-6325
fax: (503) 736-6322
EIN: 93-0584318

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 19477
Portland, OR 97280

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Board Leadership

David Drinkward
President

CEO

Suzanne Washington
Executive Director

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