|Name:||Fathers of St. Edmund, Southern Missions, Inc.|
|Address:||1428 Broad Street |
|Selma, AL 36701-4300|
|Report Creation Date:||February 19, 2016|
|Report Expiration Date:||February 28, 2018|
|Original Business Start Date:||July 1937|
|Principal:||Mr. Chad McEachern, Executive Director|
|Customer Contact:||Mr. Chad McEachern, Executive Director - (334) 872-2359 or|
|Incorporated:||June 1943, AL|
|Type of Business:||Charity - Local, Charity - National|
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(To) provide food, clothing and shelter to poor and marginalized children and families, young adults and seniors of all faith traditions to meet their immediate needs while addressing the long term issues of systemic poverty in the Deep South.
This organization has been evaluated according to the 20 BBB Standards for Charity Accountability. Donors must decide for themselves the relative importance of the Standards in question.
Fathers of St. Edmund, Southern Missions, Inc. does not meet the following 1 Standards for Charity Accountability.
Fathers of St. Edmund, Southern Missions, Inc. meets the remaining 19 Standards for Charity Accountability.
Fathers of St. Edmund, Southern Missions (Edmundite Missions) serves the poor living in poverty-stricken communities of the Deep South. The organization nutritional programs, including the Bosco Nutritional Center, which serves hot lunch and dinner meals 365 days a year, home-delivered meals, the Ana Maria Food Kitchen and Pantry, serving hot and bagged meals, and the Ana Maria Food Project and Father Roger Food Pantry, providing food boxes. Shelter and clothing are available for those displaced by fire or eviction, the homeless, and those needing services during inclement weather. For the medically underserved, Edmundite Missions offers transportation to medical appointments, purchases vital prescriptions for those who cannot afford them, and sponsors the HealthLinks and Doc In A Bus programs, providing medicine and free healthcare for the uninsured. According to the organization, in 2015, Edmundite Missions served 322,390 meals and assisted 2,551 people through its health programs.
For the year ended June 30, 2015, Fathers of St. Edmund, Southern Missions, Inc.'s program expenses were:
Fundraising costs were 21.48% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $5,575,204, are donations received as a result of fundraising activities.)
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.
According to Fathers of St. Edmund, Southern Missions, Inc.'s Audited Financial Statements for the year ended June 30, 2015:
* Excess for the year indicates the portion of income remaining after expenses.
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