Disable all preview features

Community Development : Housing and Neighborhood Development

CompassPoint Nonprofit Services

Increasing the impact of nonprofit community-based organizations

four stars

90.56

500 12th Street Suite 320
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 318-3755   Web Site
EIN: 93-1196632

Board Leadership
Jim Hill
Chair

CEO
Jeanne Bell
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.56 four stars
  Financial 87.27 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

CompassPoint Nonprofit Services is a consulting, research, and training organization providing nonprofits with management tools, strategies, and resources to lead change in their communities. With offices in San Francisco and Silicon Valley, we work with community-based nonprofits in executive transition, planning, boards of directors, finance systems and business planning, fundraising, and technology. The mission of CompassPoint Nonprofit Services is to increase the impact of nonprofit community-based organizations and the people who work and volunteer in them.

CompassPoint Nonprofit Services is a consulting, research, and training organization providing nonprofits with management tools, strategies, and resources to lead change in their communities. With offices in San Francisco and Silicon Valley, we work with community-based nonprofits in executive transition, planning, boards of directors, finance systems and business planning, fundraising, and technology. The mission of CompassPoint Nonprofit Services is to increase the impact of nonprofit community-based organizations and the people who work and volunteer in them.

Financial

three stars

87.27

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
82.2%
  Administrative Expenses 16.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth -0.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CompassPoint Nonprofit Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by CompassPoint Nonprofit Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CompassPoint Nonprofit Services (CA) 90.56 four stars
Slavic Village Development (OH) 94.07 four stars
Neighborhood Partnerships (OR) 85.36 three stars
Michigan Community Resources (MI) 86.69 three stars
Community Action Services and Food Bank (UT) 87.30 three stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,951,486
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,951,486
   Program Service Revenue $1,761,648
Total Primary Revenue $6,713,134
   Other Revenue $13,157
TOTAL REVENUE $6,726,291
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,155,578
   Administrative Expenses $650,087
   Fundraising Expenses $95,839
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,901,504
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,824,787
   
Net Assets $4,486,125

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
Cohort Based Leadership $2,025,029 64.2%
Public Events & Workshops $778,432 24.7%
Publishing & Community Influence $352,117 11.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 90.56 four stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 85.16 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 88.68 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 85.74 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 79.44 two stars
2012-12 05/01/2014 90.13 four stars
2011-12 08/01/2013 84.62 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 80.85 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 87.02 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 05/01/2011 81.62 three stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 88.12 three stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 73.18 two stars
2006-12 02/01/2008 72.94 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 70.13 two stars
2004-12 01/01/2006 73.32 two stars
2003-12 01/05/2005 76.38 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 93-1196632
Name in IRS Master File COMPASSPOINT NONPROFIT SERVICES
NTEE Code S50
NTEE Classification Nonprofit Management
NTEE Type Community Improvement, Capacity Building
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (995) Described in section 509(a)(2) of the Code
(603) Non-financial services of facilities to other organizations
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 May, 1996
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$143,552 3.67% Jeanne Bell Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
CompassPoint Nonprofit Services (CA) 90.56 four stars
Hands On Atlanta (GA) 88.42 three stars
Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (MN) 89.62 three stars
Mountain Association for Community Economic Development (KY) 93.92 four stars
Catholic Charities CYO, Archdiocese of San Francisco (CA) 90.66 four stars

Compare These Charities (Highly Rated)

Are you the representative for this organization? If so, click here to access the application form. As an official representative you will have the ability to update some of the information on this page.

Charity Contact Info

CompassPoint Nonprofit Services
500 12th Street
Suite 320
Oakland, CA 94607
tel: (510) 318-3755
fax: (415) 541-7708
EIN: 93-1196632

Visit Web Site

Board Leadership

Jim Hill
Chair

CEO

Jeanne Bell
Chief Executive Officer

Join Our Mailing List

Join over 400,000 other informed givers and get updates on charity ratings, new features, hot topics, and tips for donating.