Good Samaritan Network of Hamilton County

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Summary



Good Samaritan Network (GSN) is a collaborative/network of nonprofits in Hamilton County. GSN utilizes two serving approaches, Direct and InDirect services, and in part is designed to ensure efficiency and communication among the different agencies, social services, nonprofits, local government, pantries, and businesses - as together we serve the needs of Hamilton County residents who are at-risk or underserved.

A community thrives when its residents are able to provide for themselves and their families. Meeting the needs of people in emergencies or crisis is our passion. We do that by serving our community directly (clients) and indirectly (Network). We are convinced that a combination of things affect the stability of individuals and families, including: education and training, sufficient income, and even an understanding of health issues. Addressing these and other life issues affect the basic needs of people - and that in turn strengthens our community. Our goal is to provide a hand-up and strong opportunities for personal empowerment. We are consistently multitasking and working together to address individual, family, community and Network needs, all designed to achieve a healthy, strong and vibrant Hamilton County.


Contact information

Mailing address:
Good Samaritan Network of Hamilton County
12933 Parkside Drive
Fishers, IN 46038

Website: gsnlive.org

Phone: 317-842-2603

Email: [email protected]


Organization details

EIN: 204371453

CEO/President: Nancy S. Chance

Chairman: Nancy S. Chance

Board size: 9

Founder: Nancy S. Chance

Ruling year: 2007

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2012


Purpose

The VISION of the Good Samaritan Network is to position ourselves in the community with a suitable location and with strong physical and financial resources - aligned to an effective organizational structure for the facilitation, collaboration, and coordination of appropriate services.


Mission statement

The mission of Good Samaritan Network is to demonstrate the unconditional love of Christ by serving the physical, financial and emotional needs of the underserved individuals and families in Hamilton County.


Statement of faith

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Transparency grade

A

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating1 of 10241 of 81
Fund acquisition rating29 of 10271 of 81
Resource allocation rating7 of 10271 of 81
Asset utilization rating1 of 10241 of 81

Financial ratios

Funding ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Return on fundraising efforts Return on fundraising efforts =
Fundraising expense /
Total contributions
8%0%0%0%0%1%
Fundraising cost ratio Fundraising cost ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total revenue
5%0%0%0%0%1%
Contributions reliance Contributions reliance =
Total contributions /
Total revenue
80%100%100%100%100%100%
Fundraising expense ratio Fundraising expense ratio =
Fundraising expense /
Total expenses
6%0%0%0%0%1%
Other revenue reliance Other revenue reliance =
Total other revenue /
Total revenue
20%0%0%0%0%0%
 
Operating ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Program expense ratio Program expense ratio =
Program services /
Total expenses
79%98%99%99%98%98%
Spending ratio Spending ratio =
Total expenses /
Total revenue
88%101%100%100%99%100%
Program output ratio Program output ratio =
Program services /
Total revenue
68%99%99%98%98%98%
Savings ratio Savings ratio =
Surplus (deficit) /
Total revenue
12%-1%0%0%1%0%
Reserve accumulation rate Reserve accumulation rate =
Surplus (deficit) /
Net assets
14%-55%5%8%35%2%
General and admin ratio General and admin ratio =
Management and general expense /
Total expenses
13%1%1%1%1%1%
 
Investing ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Total asset turnover Total asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total assets
0.7772.6352.7335.3732.6543.04
Degree of long-term investment Degree of long-term investment =
Total assets /
Total current assets
2.181.101.041.051.081.19
Current asset turnover Current asset turnover =
Total expenses /
Total current assets
1.6979.9754.7837.0635.3451.42
 
Liquidity ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Current ratio Current ratio =
Total current assets /
Total current liabilities
10.9433.324.443.103.172.41
Current liabilities ratio Current liabilities ratio =
Total current liabilities /
Total current assets
0.080.030.230.320.320.42
Liquid reserve level Liquid reserve level =
(Total current assets -
Total current liabilities) /
(Total expenses / 12)
6.250.150.170.220.230.14
 
Solvency ratiosSector median20192018201720162015
Liabilities ratio Liabilities ratio =
Total liabilities /
Total assets
11%3%22%31%29%35%
Debt ratio Debt ratio =
Debt /
Total assets
1%0%0%0%0%0%
Reserve coverage ratio Reserve coverage ratio =
Net assets /
Total expenses
104%1%1%2%2%2%

Financials

Balance sheet
 
Assets20192018201720162015
Cash$151,803$352,110$371,405$332,080$206,568
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$33,009$24,791$31,510$12,419$13,230
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$184,812$376,901$402,915$344,499$219,798
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$18,689$14,592$19,326$28,338$42,793
Other long-term assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term assets$18,689$14,592$19,326$28,338$42,793
Total assets$203,501$391,493$422,241$372,837$262,591
 
Liabilities20192018201720162015
Payables and accrued expenses$5,546$24,917$14,994$23,617$21,235
Other current liabilities$0$60,000$115,000$85,000$70,000
Total current liabilities$5,546$84,917$129,994$108,617$91,235
Debt$0$0$0$0$0
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total long-term liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total liabilities$5,546$84,917$129,994$108,617$91,235
 
Net assets20192018201720162015
Without donor restrictions$197,955$298,698$284,369$256,342$150,070
With donor restrictions$0$7,878$7,878$7,878$21,286
Net assets$197,955$306,576$292,247$264,220$171,356
 
Revenues and expenses
 
Revenue20192018201720162015
Total contributions$14,671,105$20,659,559$14,956,158$12,266,009$11,304,719
Program service revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$0$0$0$0$0
Other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total other revenue$0$0$0$0$0
Total revenue$14,671,105$20,659,559$14,956,158$12,266,009$11,304,719
 
Expenses20192018201720162015
Program services$14,534,117$20,431,926$14,731,687$11,987,386$11,085,481
Management and general$194,035$146,654$138,975$155,040$133,215
Fundraising$51,573$66,651$63,031$30,719$82,961
Total expenses$14,779,725$20,645,231$14,933,693$12,173,145$11,301,657
 
Change in net assets20192018201720162015
Surplus (deficit)($108,620)$14,328$22,465$92,864$3,062
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets($108,620)$14,328$22,465$92,864$3,062

Compensation

NameTitleCompensation
Nancy ChanceExecutive Director$27,692

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2019


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History

The Good Samaritan Network was formally organized in March 1995, evolving from a group of programs and services in existence since early 1980. GSN's indirect services involve the network, which is a collaborative group of non-profits located in Hamilton County who collaborate and support one another within the Good Samaritan Network. One primary objective is its effort to assess the true needs of clients and assist them with county-wide support services while reducing duplication of effort.

GSN is the umbrella organization, or the hub, that coordinates and develops various efforts and opportunities for our clients with consistent programming and services. The use of a common database empowers network participants with a reliable means of reference checking and provides decision-making opportunity prior to serving client(s).


Program accomplishments


Needs

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