Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb

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Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb is a non-profit, 501(c)3 Federally Qualified Health Center and ministry serving the under-served. We provide full service dental, medical, dispensary assistance, and behavioral health services to the working poor.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Good Samaritan Health Center of Cobb
1605 Roberta Drive SW
Marietta, GA 30008


Phone: 770-419-3120

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 320045238

CEO/President: Cyrl Kitchens

Chairman: Christopher Smith, DMD

Board size: 11

Founder: Rev. Grant Cole and Dr. Jack Kennedy

Ruling year: 2006

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2008


Good Sam Cobb is committed to its founding purpose, to spread the love of Christ and provide a primary medical and dental healthcare home to the uninsured and underinsured, working poor and indigent in our community. Patients pay on a sliding fee scale based on income and household size with the remaining costs being provided by donations. Good Sam's family centered approach ensures that we deliver high quality primary and preventative medical and dental services in addition to counseling, pharmaceutical, referral, and health education programs in an atmosphere of dignity and respect, regardless of race, ethnicity, religion or ability to pay.

Once patients receive routine care, linguistically and culturally appropriate health education, and appropriate medication counseling they experience improved health and success in school, at work, and in other settings that help them move from perpetual self-need to self-sustaining independence.

Vision: Christ commands us in Luke 10:27 to " 'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind'; and, 'Love your neighbor as yourself.' " Good Sam will be obedient to this command and operate as a Christian ministry that serves the working poor of our community by providing quality primary and preventative medical and dental services to those who might otherwise go without the care they need. This will be done at an affordable cost, providing families with a medical home upon which they can depend. As Jesus did in His ministry, we will address our patient's spiritual needs as well as their basic human needs.

Mission statement

To spread the love of Christ by providing quality healthcare to those in need.

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Pro-Life

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating58 of 11123 of 31
Fund acquisition rating124 of 11143 of 31
Resource allocation rating276 of 11148 of 31
Asset utilization rating170 of 11126 of 31

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$146,177$78,971$78,404$267,774$70,875
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$3,722,445$2,803,531$2,294,217$1,768,817$1,266,886
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$3,166,206$2,931,351$2,512,423$2,012,146$1,934,583
Other long-term assets$0$240$3,311$317,331$18,789
Total long-term assets$3,166,206$2,931,591$2,515,734$2,329,477$1,953,372
Total assets$6,888,651$5,735,122$4,809,951$4,098,294$3,220,258
Payables and accrued expenses$186,647$123,601$10,865$39,679$39,754
Other current liabilities$0$0$0$0$0
Total current liabilities$186,647$123,601$10,865$39,679$39,754
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$109,874$85,988$157,999$117,931$88,904
Total long-term liabilities$109,874$85,988$157,999$117,931$88,904
Total liabilities$296,521$209,589$168,864$157,610$128,658
Net assets20222021202020192018
Without donor restrictions$5,940,010$5,525,533$4,641,087$3,690,684$2,844,469
With donor restrictions$652,120$0$0$250,000$247,131
Net assets$6,592,130$5,525,533$4,641,087$3,940,684$3,091,600
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$11,008,849$9,776,048$9,195,817$17,440,282$12,207,568
Program service revenue$1,730,545$1,540,475$1,304,737$1,504,726$1,133,737
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$5,536$709$741$1,576$1,086
Other revenue$59,342$93,792$100,429$77,167$62,153
Total other revenue$1,795,423$1,634,976$1,405,907$1,583,469$1,196,976
Total revenue$12,804,272$11,411,024$10,601,724$19,023,751$13,404,544
Program services$9,954,650$9,067,899$8,620,948$17,021,715$11,861,894
Management and general$1,692,851$1,403,914$1,182,860$1,034,774$991,639
Total expenses$11,737,675$10,526,578$9,901,321$18,174,667$12,967,941
Change in net assets20222021202020192018
Surplus (deficit)$1,066,597$884,446$700,403$849,084$436,603
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$1,066,597$884,446$700,403$849,084$436,603


Cyrl KitchensCEO$220,485
Gayle NelsonCFO$145,699
Stephen ScottPhysician$133,417
Ji Won ParkDentist$116,596

Compensation data as of: 12/31/2022

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The information below was provided to MinistryWatch by the ministry itself. It was last updated 1/8/2024. To update the information below, please email: [email protected]


The Center was co-founded by Reverend Grant Cole, pastor of Connection Point Church and Dr. Jack Kennedy, Director of Cobb & Douglas Public Health after recognizing that medical bills and unexpected dental emergencies were the root cause of financial hardship, family instability, and diminishing quality of life in the community.

Program accomplishments

Impact Last Year (2022):

3,644 patients served

29,028 patient visits

110 volunteers

5,317 volunteer hours

Total value of care provided: $13,567,342