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Human Services : Social Services

Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego

Supporting the independence and well-being of seniors

91.54

2254 San Diego Avenue Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92110
tel: (800) 573-6467   Web Site
EIN: 95-2660509

Board Leadership
Antoinette Middleton
Chair

CEO
Brent Wakefield
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.54
  Financial 88.04
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00
This rating was published 04/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego is to support the independence and well being of seniors. Meals-on-Wheels home-delivers two meals a day, for seven days a week (including holidays), and provides modified diets, to seniors, age 60 and older, throughout San Diego County from San Ysidro to Oceanside, Alpine to the Coast, and most areas in between. Meals-on-Wheels is committed to reducing the isolation experienced by so many elderly. Meals are delivered to seniors' homes by volunteers. Frequently the volunteer may be the only person the senior sees all day, providing human contact and a safety net, particularly for those seniors living alone.

The mission of Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego is to support the independence and well being of seniors. Meals-on-Wheels home-delivers two meals a day, for seven days a week (including holidays), and provides modified diets, to seniors, age 60 and older, throughout San Diego County from San Ysidro to Oceanside, Alpine to the Coast, and most areas in between. Meals-on-Wheels is committed to reducing the isolation experienced by so many elderly. Meals are delivered to seniors' homes by volunteers. Frequently the volunteer may be the only person the senior sees all day, providing human contact and a safety net, particularly for those seniors living alone.

Financial

88.04

Accountability & Transparency

100.00

This rating was published 04/01/2021 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)
82.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 10.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.56
  Program Expenses Growth 3.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego (CA) 91.54
Boca Helping Hands (FL) 100.00
Religious Community Services (FL) 93.89
Food Pantries of the Capital District (NY) 87.48
Gifts of Love (CT) 89.11

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,332,945
   Federated Campaigns $10,301
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $426,448
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $157,852
Total Contributions $2,927,546
   Program Service Revenue $1,624,803
Total Primary Revenue $4,552,349
   Other Revenue $483,819
TOTAL REVENUE $5,036,168
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,961,775
   Administrative Expenses $364,429
   Fundraising Expenses $516,900
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,843,104
   
Payments to Affiliates $500
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $193,064
   
Net Assets $10,220,742

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
Home-Delivery of Meals to Elderly $3,961,775 100.0%

Ratings History
Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-09 04/01/2021 91.54
2019-09 12/01/2020 91.28
2018-09 08/01/2019 91.25
2017-09 10/01/2018 89.77
2017-09 09/01/2018 88.64
2016-09 12/01/2017 90.92
2015-09 11/01/2016 92.36
2014-09 06/01/2016 89.47
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 84.87
2013-09 10/01/2014 88.03
2012-09 08/01/2013 87.64
2011-09 07/01/2012 81.49
2010-09 09/20/2011 77.85
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 11/01/2010 67.65
2008-09 07/01/2009 67.71
2006-12 11/01/2007 72.17
2005-12 10/01/2006 87.00
2004-12 10/01/2005 91.79
2003-12 04/01/2005 88.88

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

EIN 95-2660509
Name in IRS Master File MEALS-ON-WHEELS GREATER SAN DIEGO INC
NTEE Code K36
NTEE Classification Meals on Wheels
NTEE Type Food, Agriculture and Nutrition
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
(569) Referral service (social agencies)
(575) Services for the aged (see also 153 ad 382)
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 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 January, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$190,833 3.94% Deborah J. Case President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego (CA) 91.54
Meals on Wheels Central Texas (TX) 86.41
Meals on Wheels of the Monterey Peninsula, Inc. (CA) 86.74
Religious Community Services (FL) 93.89
Moveable Feast (MD) 90.82

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Charity Contact Info

Meals-on-Wheels Greater San Diego
2254 San Diego Avenue
Suite 200
San Diego, CA 92110
tel: (800) 573-6467
fax: (619) 260-6373
EIN: 95-2660509

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Board Leadership

Antoinette Middleton
Chair

CEO

Brent Wakefield
President, CEO

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