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People's Resource Center

Meeting our community needs - neighbor to neighbor

four stars

95.01

201 South Naperville Road Wheaton, IL 60187
tel: (630) 682-5402   Web Site
EIN: 36-3157600

Board Leadership
Jeff Zidell
President

CEO
Jenifer Fabian
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.01 four stars
  Financial 92.95 four 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.

Founded in 1975, People's Resource Center (PRC) community exists to respond to basic human needs, promote dignity and justice, and create a future of hope and opportunity for the residents of DuPage County, Illinois through discovering and sharing personal and community resources. Today, more than 31,000 DuPage residents rely on the PRC for help each year. Most families are working, but struggle to make ends meet due to the high cost of living in DuPage County. Our programs include basic services of food, clothing and emergency assistance, as well as training programs to help people break the cycle of poverty. These empowerment programs include literacy, computer training and refurbished computers for families homes, job assistance and art enrichment. All our programs are free and many are in neighborhood sites throughout the county.

Founded in 1975, People's Resource Center (PRC) community exists to respond to basic human needs, promote dignity and justice, and create a future of hope and opportunity for the residents of DuPage County, Illinois through discovering and sharing personal and community resources. Today, more than 31,000 DuPage residents rely on the PRC for help each year. Most families are working, but struggle to make ends meet due to the high cost of living in DuPage County. Our programs include basic services of food, clothing and emergency assistance, as well as training programs to help people break the cycle of poverty. These empowerment programs include literacy, computer training and refurbished computers for families homes, job assistance and art enrichment. All our programs are free and many are in neighborhood sites throughout the county.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of meals served or provided
39,866
Number of clients participating in educational programs
7,722
Number of clients served
24,824
This impact information is current as of August 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

four stars

92.95

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)
92.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.93
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by People's Resource Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by People's Resource Center on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
People's Resource Center (IL) 95.01 four stars
ECHO (Everyone Cooperating to Help Others) (WI) 93.91 four stars
Place of Forsyth County (GA) 89.39 three stars
Community Services League (MO) 93.91 four stars
Humble Area Assistance Ministries (TX) 92.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,091,210
   Federated Campaigns $106,900
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $47,159
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $209,614
Total Contributions $10,454,883
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $10,454,883
   Other Revenue $159,999
TOTAL REVENUE $10,614,882
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $9,841,296
   Administrative Expenses $443,138
   Fundraising Expenses $334,228
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $10,618,662
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-3,780
   
Net Assets $9,216,760

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 Pantries $7,273,739 73.9%
Clothes Closet $790,462 8.0%
Adult Learning and Literacy $501,716 5.1%

Ratings History
People's Resource Center has received 12 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-06 06/01/2020 95.01 four stars
2018-06 06/01/2019 94.80 four stars
2017-06 07/01/2018 93.91 four stars
2016-06 08/01/2017 93.13 four stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 90.23 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 96.37 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 09/01/2015 95.22 four stars
2013-06 06/01/2014 97.84 four stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 97.88 four stars
2011-06 03/01/2012 97.89 four stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 97.98 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 12/22/2010 97.04 four stars
2008-06 10/01/2009 90.96 four stars
2007-06 10/01/2008 86.00 three stars
2006-06 06/01/2007 84.93 three stars
2005-06 09/01/2006 74.99 two stars
2004-06 08/01/2005 89.37 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 36-3157600
Name in IRS Master File PEOPLES RESOURCE CENTER
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 (408) Community service organization
(429) Other inner city or community benefit 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 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, 1983
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, 2018
  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$123,729 1.16% Jenifer Fabian Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
People's Resource Center (IL) 95.01 four stars
Women's Way (PA) 91.35 four stars
Amherst H. Wilder Foundation (MN) 88.02 three stars
Community Services League (MO) 93.91 four stars
Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston (TX) 92.34 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

People's Resource Center
201 South Naperville Road
Wheaton, IL 60187
tel: (630) 682-5402
fax: (630) 682-5412
EIN: 36-3157600

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Board Leadership

Jeff Zidell
President

CEO

Jenifer Fabian
Executive Director

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