Human Services : Social Services

Project Angel Heart

A meal with heart gives hope

four stars

93.61

4950 Washington Street Denver, CO 80216
tel: (303) 830-0202   Web Site
EIN: 84-1199481

Board Leadership
Lorez Meinhold
Chair

CEO
Owen Ryan
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 93.61 four stars
  Financial 90.97 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1991, Project Angel Heart's mission is to improve health and well-being for people with life-threatening illnesses by preparing and delivering medically tailored meals and promoting the power of food as medicine. Our team of professional chefs and registered dietitian make each meal from scratch and modify meals according to recipients' medical and dietary needs, ensuring they receive the medically tailored nutrition they need to heal and feel better. Loving volunteers deliver the meals each week, at no cost to recipients, who are Denver and Colorado Springs residents living with cancer, HIV/AIDS, kidney/heart/lung disease, and other life-threatening illnesses.

Founded in 1991, Project Angel Heart's mission is to improve health and well-being for people with life-threatening illnesses by preparing and delivering medically tailored meals and promoting the power of food as medicine. Our team of professional chefs and registered dietitian make each meal from scratch and modify meals according to recipients' medical and dietary needs, ensuring they receive the medically tailored nutrition they need to heal and feel better. Loving volunteers deliver the meals each week, at no cost to recipients, who are Denver and Colorado Springs residents living with cancer, HIV/AIDS, kidney/heart/lung disease, and other life-threatening illnesses.

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Financial

four stars

90.97

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 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)
84.3%
  Administrative Expenses 3.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.70
  Program Expenses Growth 8.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Angel Heart on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Project Angel Heart on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,664,070
   Federated Campaigns $35,726
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $822,167
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $379,255
Total Contributions $3,901,218
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $3,901,218
   Other Revenue $-55,344
TOTAL REVENUE $3,845,874
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $3,264,677
   Administrative Expenses $139,067
   Fundraising Expenses $471,780
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,875,524
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-29,650
   
Net Assets $6,030,754

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$121,240 3.12% Erin Pulling President, CEO

Mission

Founded in 1991, Project Angel Heart's mission is to improve health and well-being for people with life-threatening illnesses by preparing and delivering medically tailored meals and promoting the power of food as medicine. Our team of professional chefs and registered dietitian make each meal from scratch and modify meals according to recipients' medical and dietary needs, ensuring they receive the medically tailored nutrition they need to heal and feel better. Loving volunteers deliver the meals each week, at no cost to recipients, who are Denver and Colorado Springs residents living with cancer, HIV/AIDS, kidney/heart/lung disease, and other life-threatening illnesses.

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Project Angel Heart (CO) 93.61 four stars
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LifeNet4Families | Cooperative Feeding Program (FL) 92.26 four stars
MANNA (PA) 91.58 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Project Angel Heart
4950 Washington Street
Denver, CO 80216
tel: (303) 830-0202
fax: (303) 830-1840
EIN: 84-1199481

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Board Leadership

Lorez Meinhold
Chair

CEO

Owen Ryan
President, CEO