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Action in Community Through Service

ACTION in Community Through Service

four stars

90.90

3900 ACTS Lane Dumfries, VA 22026
tel: (703) 441-8606   Web Site
EIN: 54-0897679

Board Leadership
Darcy Tillman
President

CEO
Steven G. Liga
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.90 four stars
  Financial 87.14 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Mission - ACTS provides relief, fosters hope and promotes self-sufficiency for our Prince William area neighbors in crises due to hunger, homelessness and personal violence.

Mission - ACTS provides relief, fosters hope and promotes self-sufficiency for our Prince William area neighbors in crises due to hunger, homelessness and personal violence.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of low-income families housed in affordable, well-maintained units as a result of the nonprofit's efforts
171
Number of people using homeless shelters per week
10
Number of meals served or provided
345,047
Number of low-income households who have received utilities assistance to keep the lights, heat and/or water on in their homes
1,023
Number of crisis hotline calls answered
37,062
Number of groups/individuals benefiting from tools/resources/education materials provided
18,259
This impact information is current as of March 2020, 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

three stars

87.14

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
85.7%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.75
  Program Expenses Growth 4.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 27.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Action in Community Through Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Action in Community Through Service on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Action in Community Through Service (VA) 90.90 four stars
Connect2Help (IN) 86.02 three stars
People's Resource Center (IL) 95.01 four stars
Texas Muslim Women's Foundation (TX) 91.40 four stars
Maine Seacoast Mission (ME) 92.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,887,190
   Federated Campaigns $63,641
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $344,089
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,676,151
Total Contributions $4,971,071
   Program Service Revenue $82,834
Total Primary Revenue $5,053,905
   Other Revenue $66,328
TOTAL REVENUE $5,120,233
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,290,956
   Administrative Expenses $623,075
   Fundraising Expenses $145,360
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,059,391
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $60,842
   
Net Assets $3,708,308

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
Human Services $2,565,501 59.8%
Trauma Services $1,344,760 31.3%
Thrift Store $380,695 8.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 90.90 four stars
2018-06 06/01/2019 85.55 three stars
2017-06 06/01/2018 87.44 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 87.56 three stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 87.24 three stars
2015-06 07/01/2016 90.05 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 89.42 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 07/01/2015 88.83 three stars
2013-06 04/01/2015 85.94 three stars
2012-06 12/20/2013 97.53 four stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 94.47 four stars
2011-06 02/01/2013 97.63 four stars
2011-06 07/01/2012 96.31 four stars
2010-06 05/01/2012 88.33 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 86.27 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 11/01/2010 69.95 one star
2008-06 11/01/2009 89.53 three stars
2007-06 08/01/2008 92.07 four stars
2006-06 03/01/2007 91.90 four stars
2005-06 05/01/2006 87.49 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 54-0897679
Name in IRS Master File ACTION IN COMMUNITY THROUGH SERVICE OF PRINCE WILLIAM
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 (59) Other school related activities
(561) Gifts or grants to individuals (other than scholarships)
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 September, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • June, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$118,000 2.33% Steven Liga CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Action in Community Through Service (VA) 90.90 four stars
Interfaith Caring Ministries (TX) 91.54 four stars
Fayetteville Urban Ministry, Inc. (NC) 92.24 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council (OR) 91.16 four stars
Irving Cares (TX) 90.48 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Action in Community Through Service
3900 ACTS Lane
Dumfries, VA 22026
tel: (703) 441-8606
fax: (703) 221-0662
EIN: 54-0897679

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 74
Dumfries, VA 22026

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Board Leadership

Darcy Tillman
President

CEO

Steven G. Liga
CEO

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