Human Services : Social Services

Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry

Offering Hope, Help and Healing to those in most need through Service, Advocacy and Community Support.

four stars

91.16

31 First Avenue, SE. Hickory, NC 28602
tel: (828) 327-0979   Web Site
EIN: 56-0934855

Board Leadership
Jane Duralia
President

CEO
Crystal A. Bowman
Interim Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.16 four stars
  Financial 87.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2018 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1969, the Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry (GHCCM) provides emergency, crisis and intervention assistance to the working poor, homeless and indigent of Catawba County. GHCCM provides financial assistance to those who are about to have utilities cut off, and also assists with rent or mortgage payments when individuals or families are facing eviction. GHCCM's Medical Ministries provides quality health care and pharmacy support at little cost to qualified adults living in Catawba County. The Hunger and Nutrition Center provides clients with canned food, basic staples, meat and bakery and dairy items. The Thrift Store offers clothing, furniture and household items donated from area businesses and individuals.

Founded in 1969, the Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry (GHCCM) provides emergency, crisis and intervention assistance to the working poor, homeless and indigent of Catawba County. GHCCM provides financial assistance to those who are about to have utilities cut off, and also assists with rent or mortgage payments when individuals or families are facing eviction. GHCCM's Medical Ministries provides quality health care and pharmacy support at little cost to qualified adults living in Catawba County. The Hunger and Nutrition Center provides clients with canned food, basic staples, meat and bakery and dairy items. The Thrift Store offers clothing, furniture and household items donated from area businesses and individuals.

Financial

three stars

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 03/01/2018 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)
95.5%
  Administrative Expenses 3.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.56
  Program Expenses Growth -14.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,827,780
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $188,231
Total Contributions $7,016,011
   Program Service Revenue $219,450
Total Primary Revenue $7,235,461
   Other Revenue $66,674
TOTAL REVENUE $7,302,135
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,773,603
   Administrative Expenses $352,331
   Fundraising Expenses $131,133
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,257,067
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,045,068
   
Net Assets $5,396,544

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$79,665 1.51% Barbara Rush Early Executive Director

Mission

Founded in 1969, the Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry (GHCCM) provides emergency, crisis and intervention assistance to the working poor, homeless and indigent of Catawba County. GHCCM provides financial assistance to those who are about to have utilities cut off, and also assists with rent or mortgage payments when individuals or families are facing eviction. GHCCM's Medical Ministries provides quality health care and pharmacy support at little cost to qualified adults living in Catawba County. The Hunger and Nutrition Center provides clients with canned food, basic staples, meat and bakery and dairy items. The Thrift Store offers clothing, furniture and household items donated from area businesses and individuals.

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Charity Contact Info

Greater Hickory Cooperative Christian Ministry
31 First Avenue, SE.
Hickory, NC 28602
tel: (828) 327-0979
fax: (828) 327-9102
EIN: 56-0934855

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Board Leadership

Jane Duralia
President

CEO

Crystal A. Bowman
Interim Executive Director