Human Services : Children's and Family Services

LISTEN Community Services

Generously supporting the Upper Valley since 1972

four stars

94.42

60 Hanover Street Lebanon, NH 03766
tel: (603) 448-4553   Web Site
EIN: 23-7225952

Board Leadership
Laurel Stavis
Chair

CEO
Kyle Fisher
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.42 four stars
  Financial 92.11 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1972, LISTEN Community Services provides services and support to meet the critical needs of Upper Valley individuals and families. Our grassroots organization has grown along with the region; adding programs like Community Dinners, Summer Camp Scholarships, and Heating Helpers, to meet emerging needs. As a direct result of our community's generosity, Upper Valley children, seniors, families, and individuals receive a warm meal, fuel for their homes, holiday presents for their children, and life skills education to help them transition to successful independent living.

Incorporated in 1972, LISTEN Community Services provides services and support to meet the critical needs of Upper Valley individuals and families. Our grassroots organization has grown along with the region; adding programs like Community Dinners, Summer Camp Scholarships, and Heating Helpers, to meet emerging needs. As a direct result of our community's generosity, Upper Valley children, seniors, families, and individuals receive a warm meal, fuel for their homes, holiday presents for their children, and life skills education to help them transition to successful independent living.

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Financial

four stars

92.11

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
87.3%
  Administrative Expenses 10.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.55
  Program Expenses Growth 9.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 40.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by LISTEN Community Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by LISTEN Community Services on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,656,750
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $25,000
Total Contributions $2,681,750
   Program Service Revenue $2,134
Total Primary Revenue $2,683,884
   Other Revenue $315,385
TOTAL REVENUE $2,999,269
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,455,048
   Administrative Expenses $239,669
   Fundraising Expenses $57,736
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,752,453
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $246,816
   
Net Assets $3,905,265

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$90,846 3.30% Kyle Fisher Executive Director

Mission

Incorporated in 1972, LISTEN Community Services provides services and support to meet the critical needs of Upper Valley individuals and families. Our grassroots organization has grown along with the region; adding programs like Community Dinners, Summer Camp Scholarships, and Heating Helpers, to meet emerging needs. As a direct result of our community's generosity, Upper Valley children, seniors, families, and individuals receive a warm meal, fuel for their homes, holiday presents for their children, and life skills education to help them transition to successful independent living.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
LISTEN Community Services (NH) 94.42 four stars
Mary's Center (DC) 89.39 three stars
Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Service (FL) 94.74 four stars
Kidworks (CA) 90.65 four stars
Jewish Family and Children's Services of San Francisco, the Peninsula, Marin and Sonoma Counties (CA) 88.46 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

LISTEN Community Services
60 Hanover Street
Lebanon, NH 03766
tel: (603) 448-4553
fax: (603) 448-3017
EIN: 23-7225952

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Board Leadership

Laurel Stavis
Chair

CEO

Kyle Fisher
Executive Director