CONNECTING FOR GOOD

KANSAS CITY, MO | Jackson County
Community Services

Overview

CONNECTING FOR GOOD
45-3684984
3101 TROOST AVE
KANSAS CITY, MO 64109
Jackson County
(816) 559-7077

Mission Statement info

OUR MISSION IS TO ENSURE THAT EVERY RESIDENT OF KANSAS CITY'S URBAN CORE, REGARDLESS OF INCOME, HAS ACCESS TO THE DIGITAL SKILLS, COMPUTERS, AND INTERNET SERVICE VITAL FOR EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT SUCCESS IN TODAY'S DIGITAL WORLD. WE SUPPORT KANSAS CITY AS ONE OF THE LEADING METROPOLITAN COMMUNITIES IN THE U.S. FOR DIGITAL INCLUSION. WE ALSO ALIGN WITH THE CORE VALUES OF THE KC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: GROWTH, PROSPERITY, INCLUSION, AND REGIONALISM. THE OUTCOMES WE CARE MOST ABOUT ARE: KINDERGARTEN READINESS; WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT; HEALTH AND WELLNESS; AND THRIVING URBAN NEIGHBORHOODS

Founded info
2011
Total Employees info
14
Total Volunteers info
25
CRA Category info
  • Community Services
Nonprofit location info
  • LMI Census Tract
  • Majority Minority Census Tract
  • Opportunity Zone
Awards & Certifications info
  • This nonprofit has not received any CRA awards or certifications.
Nonprofit Classification (NTEE Code) info
P20

P - Human Services

Human Service Organizations

Organizations that provide a broad range of social services for individuals or families. Use this code for multiservice organizations such as Lutheran Social Services, Catholic Social Services and other community service organizations not specified below that provide a variety of services from throughout the P section or services from the P section in combination with services described in other sections (e.g., an organization that provides family counseling, substance abuse services, employment assistance and services for at - risk youth).

IRS Activity Codes info
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Not reported
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Not reported
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Not reported
Standard Business Classification (NAICS Code) info
624190
Other Individual and Family Services

CRA Alignment

CRA Category info
Community Services
Social services and other support for low- and moderate-income, homeless or at-risk individuals.
CRA Certification info
Has not applied.
Awards & Certifications info
Community Development Financial Institution info
Community Development Financial Institution Award Recipient info
New Market Tax Credit Recipient info
HUD Counseling Agency info
Low Income Housing Tax Credit Recipient info

IRS Summary

Income
$723.3K
Revenue
$718.7K
Assets
$275.4K
Exempt Ruling Date info
2012-08
Deductibility Status info
Deductible
Tax Filing Year info
2018
Organization Type info
Corporation
Organization Tax Filing Status info
990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Foundation Tax Filing Status info
990-PF not required by IRS
Affiliation Classification info
Independent Organization
States Where Tax Return is Filed info
Not reported
Basis for Foundation/Public Charity Status info
Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public 170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
IRS Reported Activities info
Provides Credit Counseling
Conducts Gaming Activities
Engages in Lobbying Activities
Engages in Political Activities
Makes Grants to Individuals
Makes Grants to Organizations

Nonprofit Location

Physical Address info
3101 TROOST AVE
KANSAS CITY, MO 64109
Jackson County
FIPS Geocoded Address info
28140
MSA/CBSA info
29
State info
095
County info
0410.00
Tract info
Low
Income Level info
Core-Based Statistical Area info
Kansas City, MO-KS
Combined Statistical Area info
Kansas City-Overland Park-Kansas City, MO-KS
Metropolitan Division info
Not located in an MD.
Area Type info
Metropolitan Statistical Area
Located In info
Low- or Moderate-Income Census Tract info
Opportunity Zone info
Majority Minority Census Tract info 98.72%
Designated Distressed Census Tract info
Underserved Census Tract info

Market Data

Census Tract County
0410.00 Jackson County
Population
Total Population 1,408 164,861
Total Households 588 60,128
Income
Median Family Income (Census*) $22,702 $46,881
Median Family Income (2019 FFIEC) $79,900 N/A
Tract Income Percentage 31.26% N/A
Below Poverty Level 61.7% 19.2%
Unemployment Level 21.2% 6.6%
Housing
Total Housing Units 716 68,095
Total Owner-Occupied Units 23.0% 57.4%
Total Renter-Occupied Units 59.1% 42.6%
Total Vacant Units 17.9% 8%
* Census tract income based on 2019 Census estimated data; County income based on 2019 American Community Survey data.
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Management

7
Total Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
7
Independent Voting Members
in Governing Body
info
Tax Filing Signatory info
Chad Bly
Treasurer
(816) 522-7129
Principal Officer info
Tom Esselman
Key Policies & Documents info
Written Conflict of Interest Policy
Written Document Retention & Destruction Policy
Written Wistleblower Policy
CEO Compensation Review Process
Written Minutes of Board Meetings
Financial Statements & Reporting info
Compiled or Reviewed by an Independent Accountant
Audited by an Independent Accountant
Included in Consolidated Financial Statements
Internal Audit Committee Review
Federal Grant Audit Required
Federal Grand Audit Performed

"NA" in this section indicates that the information was not available in the nonprofit's most recent IRS tax filing.

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