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Little Sisters of the Poor of Washington, DC

Providing nursing and assisted living services to the elderly poor

three stars

81.53

4200 Harewood Road, NE Washington, DC 20017
tel: (202) 269-1831   Web Site
EIN: 53-0227542

Board Leadership
Mother Mary Michael
President

CEO
Mother Mary Michael
Mother Superior

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.53 three stars
  Financial 97.58 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 74.00 two stars
This rating was published 04/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Little Sisters of the Poor are an international congregation of Roman Catholic women religious founded in 1839 by Saint Jeanne Jugan. Together with a diverse network of collaborators, we serve the elderly poor in over 30 countries around the world. Continuing the work of Saint Jeanne Jugan, our mission is to offer the neediest elderly of every race and religion a home where they will be welcomed as Christ, cared for as family and accompanied with dignity until God calls them to himself.

The Little Sisters of the Poor are an international congregation of Roman Catholic women religious founded in 1839 by Saint Jeanne Jugan. Together with a diverse network of collaborators, we serve the elderly poor in over 30 countries around the world. Continuing the work of Saint Jeanne Jugan, our mission is to offer the neediest elderly of every race and religion a home where they will be welcomed as Christ, cared for as family and accompanied with dignity until God calls them to himself.

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Financial

four stars

97.58

Accountability & Transparency

two stars

74.00

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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 10.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 3.35
  Program Expenses Growth 5.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Little Sisters of the Poor of Washington, DC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Little Sisters of the Poor of Washington, DC on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Little Sisters of the Poor of Washington, DC (DC) 81.53 three stars
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Mobile Meal Service of Spartanburg County (SC) 92.07 four stars
Iona Senior Services (DC) 93.19 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,429,344
   Federated Campaigns $52,087
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $145,936
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $5,627,367
   Program Service Revenue $5,266,035
Total Primary Revenue $10,893,402
   Other Revenue $153,454
TOTAL REVENUE $11,046,856
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $7,768,276
   Administrative Expenses $957,370
   Fundraising Expenses $201,902
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $8,927,548
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,119,308
   
Net Assets $28,671,983

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
Licensed Nursing Facility $7,768,276 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-12 04/01/2018 81.53 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 81.48 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 77.90 two stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 77.61 two stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 77.69 two stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 80.54 three stars
2011-12 07/01/2013 80.44 three stars
2010-12 03/01/2012 70.07 two stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.59 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 95.57 four stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 98.86 four stars
2007-12 06/01/2009 91.47 four stars
2006-12 07/01/2008 84.22 three stars
2005-12 05/01/2007 80.87 three stars
2004-12 05/01/2006 82.80 three stars
2003-12 02/01/2005 78.84 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 53-0227542
Name in IRS Master File LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR OF WASHINGTON DC INC
NTEE Code P75
NTEE Classification Senior Continuing Care Communities
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (1) Church, synagogue, etc
(30) School, college, trade school, etc.
(150) Hospital
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name UNITED STATES CONFERENCE OF CATHOLIC BISHOPS
Ruling Date March, 1946
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, 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
Not compensated -- Sister Mary Michael Nickles President
Other Salaries of Note
$101,599 1.13% Daisy Alzate Director of Nursing

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Little Sisters of the Poor of Washington, DC (DC) 81.53 three stars
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Surrey Services for Seniors (PA) 91.86 four stars
Search and Care (NY) 94.70 four stars
Mobile Meal Service of Spartanburg County (SC) 92.07 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Little Sisters of the Poor of Washington, DC
4200 Harewood Road, NE
Washington, DC 20017
tel: (202) 269-1831
fax: (202) 269-1134
EIN: 53-0227542

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Board Leadership

Mother Mary Michael
President

CEO

Mother Mary Michael
Mother Superior

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