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Christian Community Service Center

Serving the poor, hungry, disabled, and otherwise needy

92.52

3230 Mercer Street Houston, TX 77027
tel: (713) 961-3993   Web Site
EIN: 74-2128141

Board Leadership
Tonja Rodriguez
President

CEO
Michelle Shonbeck
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.52
  Financial 90.21
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

90.21

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 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)
89.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 4.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.71
  Program Expenses Growth -0.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Community Service Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Christian Community Service Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Community Service Center (TX) 92.52
Centro (MN) 94.22
Christian Center Of Park City (UT) 91.45
Canal Alliance (CA) 88.83
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center (MA) 89.36

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The Christian Community Service Center (CCSC) is a community-based organization serving the inner-city Houston community. We were incorporated in 1980 and since that time CCSC has grown to encompass a coalition of 41 churches united in service. Our mission is to serve the poor, hungry, disabled, and otherwise needy while respecting their religious, ethnic or cultural differences. CCSC was created out of faith, and founded in the belief that we are called to help all God's children heart to heart and hand in hand. Thanks to over 2,000 volunteers, CCSC currently offers services through the following outreach programs: Emergency Services-Central, Emergency Services-southwest (formerly Gethsemane Food Pantry), JobNet, Vocational Training/Martha's Way, Jingle Bell Express, Back To School, The Louise J. Moran Vision Care Program and the Sunshine Resale Shop.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,250,220
   Federated Campaigns $120,000
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $187,348
   Related Organizations $109,194
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,666,762
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,666,762
   Other Revenue $30,540
TOTAL REVENUE $2,697,302
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,589,931
   Administrative Expenses $161,843
   Fundraising Expenses $167,260
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,919,034
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-221,732
   
Net Assets $2,124,549

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
Emergency Services (Central) $948,959 36.6%
Emergency Services (Southwest) $552,148 21.3%
Back to School $346,495 13.4%

Ratings History
Christian Community Service Center has received 10 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 92.52
2014-12 06/01/2016 93.77
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 93.01
2013-12 03/01/2015 92.20
2012-12 12/01/2013 94.14
2011-12 11/06/2012 97.63
2010-12 12/01/2011 97.63
2009-12 09/20/2011 97.55
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 02/01/2011 96.53
2008-12 04/01/2010 96.36
2007-12 12/17/2008 93.80
2006-12 02/01/2008 94.79
2005-12 04/01/2007 80.69
2004-12 05/01/2006 77.64
2003-12 02/01/2005 91.38
2002-12 03/01/2004 96.38

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 74-2128141
Name in IRS Master File CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY SERVICE CENTER INC
NTEE Code P28
NTEE Classification Neighborhood Centers, Settlement Houses
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
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
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$99,812 3.41% Michelle Shonbeck Executive Director

The Christian Community Service Center (CCSC) is a community-based organization serving the inner-city Houston community. We were incorporated in 1980 and since that time CCSC has grown to encompass a coalition of 41 churches united in service. Our mission is to serve the poor, hungry, disabled, and otherwise needy while respecting their religious, ethnic or cultural differences. CCSC was created out of faith, and founded in the belief that we are called to help all God's children heart to heart and hand in hand. Thanks to over 2,000 volunteers, CCSC currently offers services through the following outreach programs: Emergency Services-Central, Emergency Services-southwest (formerly Gethsemane Food Pantry), JobNet, Vocational Training/Martha's Way, Jingle Bell Express, Back To School, The Louise J. Moran Vision Care Program and the Sunshine Resale Shop.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Christian Community Service Center (TX) 92.52
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The Center of Anna Maria Island The Center of Anna Maria Island (FL) 86.52
Wilkinson Center (TX) 85.34
Strong City Baltimore (MD) 91.45

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Charity Contact Info

Christian Community Service Center
3230 Mercer Street
Houston, TX 77027
tel: (713) 961-3993
fax: (713) 961-1548
EIN: 74-2128141

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 27924
Houston, TX 77227

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Board Leadership

Tonja Rodriguez
President

CEO

Michelle Shonbeck
Executive Director

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