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Irving Cares

It's a hand up, not a handout.

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four stars

90.48

440 South Nursery Road Suite 101
Irving, TX 75060
tel: (972) 721-9181   Web Site
EIN: 75-1436937

Board Leadership
Doris Harris
Chair

CEO
Kyle Taylor
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.48 four stars
  Financial 86.54 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 07/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Our Vision
To offer efficient and effective human services to Irving residents in need.

Our Mission
Irving Cares provides focused assistance for Irving residents to address a financial crisis.

Our Values
Irving Cares will:
- Provide clients with services in a respectful and dignified manner without regard to race, color, gender, age, disability, religion or national origin
- Identify and address the needs of the Irving community
- Partner with clients to develop solutions that lead to self-sufficiency
- Work with volunteers, agencies, and organizations for greater impact and effectiveness
- Assure donors and supporters of superior management and fiduciary practices

Founded by a group of citizens in 1957, we provide essential services for Irving's neediest families. We strive to meet those needs with caring volunteers and staff that guide our clients through their crises. We offer proven programs that are efficient, effective, and measured for productivity.

Our Vision
To offer efficient and effective human services to Irving residents in need.

Our Mission
Irving Cares provides focused assistance for Irving residents to address a financial crisis.

Our Values
Irving Cares will:
- Provide clients with services in a respectful and dignified manner without regard to race, color, gender, age, disability, religion or national origin
- Identify and address the needs of the Irving community
- Partner with clients to develop solutions that lead to self-sufficiency
- Work with volunteers, agencies, and organizations for greater impact and effectiveness
- Assure donors and supporters of superior management and fiduciary practices

Founded by a group of citizens in 1957, we provide essential services for Irving's neediest families. We strive to meet those needs with caring volunteers and staff that guide our clients through their crises. We offer proven programs that are efficient, effective, and measured for productivity.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of service recipients who are employed
101
Number of clients referred to other services as part of their support strategy
12,126
Number of food orders distributed to local families
8,860
Maintaining Utilities: At least 90% of households that receive utility assistance will maintain their utilities.
301
Maintaining Housing: At least 90% of households that receive housing assistance will maintain their housing.
214
Money Management: At least 90% of clients who take Money Management training will be able to identify three new pieces of information.
464
Treating clients with dignity and respect
95
Crisis Management: At least 75% of households that receive food assistance will agree the assistance improved their ability to deal with a financial crisis.
98
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

86.54

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 07/01/2019 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)
85.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.08
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.09
  Program Expenses Growth 9.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 25.2%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Irving Cares on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Irving Cares on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Irving Cares (TX) 90.48 four stars
American Friends of Yad Eliezer (NJ) 94.69 four stars
Humanitarian Service Project (IL) 85.93 three stars
Falmouth Service Center (MA) 96.46 four stars
Latin American Association (GA) 90.38 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,514,794
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $258,470
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $57,294
Total Contributions $1,830,558
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $1,830,558
   Other Revenue $62,953
TOTAL REVENUE $1,893,511
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,709,317
   Administrative Expenses $139,844
   Fundraising Expenses $139,318
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,988,479
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-94,968
   
Net Assets $174,673

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
Food Pantry $1,043,799 61.1%
Financial Assistance Program $475,191 27.8%
Employment Services $190,327 11.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-03 07/01/2019 90.48 four stars
2017-03 07/01/2018 85.87 three stars
2016-03 08/01/2017 90.69 four stars
2015-03 08/01/2016 91.21 four stars
2014-03 06/01/2016 94.69 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-03 09/01/2015 92.23 four stars
2013-03 06/01/2014 94.61 four stars
2013-03 02/01/2014 94.20 four stars
2012-03 07/01/2013 86.45 three stars
2011-03 06/01/2012 93.31 four stars
2010-03 09/20/2011 95.20 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-03 02/01/2011 93.22 four stars
2009-03 07/01/2010 92.95 four stars
2008-03 03/01/2009 86.10 three stars
2007-03 05/01/2008 83.54 three stars
2006-03 03/01/2007 90.49 four stars
2004-03 10/01/2005 93.57 four 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 75-1436937
Name in IRS Master File IRVING CARES INC
NTEE Code P60
NTEE Classification Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash)
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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)
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
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 November, 1977
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End March
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • March, 2017
  • March, 2016
  • March, 2015
  • March, 2014
  • March, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$44,108 2.21% Kyle Taylor Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Irving Cares (TX) 90.48 four stars
Hastings Family Service (MN) 91.01 four stars
Father Fred Foundation (MI) 93.18 four stars
Place of Forsyth County (GA) 92.22 four stars
Daystar Life Center (FL) 95.28 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Irving Cares
440 South Nursery Road
Suite 101
Irving, TX 75060
tel: (972) 721-9181
fax: (972) 438-7345
EIN: 75-1436937

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 177425
Irving, TX 75017

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Board Leadership

Doris Harris
Chair

CEO

Kyle Taylor
Chief Executive Officer

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