Human Services

CARECOM

Compassion in Action

MURFREESBORO, TN

Mission

CareCom is a 501c3 non-profit organization providing food and other necessities to the homeless population throughout Tennessee, with emphasis on providing relief within Metropolitan areas of Nashville and Memphis.

Ruling Year

2018

Executive Director

Mr Robert Lindsay Thompson

Main Address

2624 CHESTERFIELD CT

MURFREESBORO, TN 37129 USA

Keywords

Homelessness, homeless, poverty,

EIN

82-3885367

 Number

5139799951

Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Homeless Services/Centers (P85)

Management & Technical Assistance (W02)

Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Cash) (P60)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990-N.

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Programs + Results

What we aim to solve

Homelessness within Greater Nashville and Memphis Areas

Our programs

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

FoodPaks for the Homeless

Where we work

Charting Impact

Five powerful questions that require reflection about what really matters - results.

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What is the organization aiming to accomplish?

What are the organization's key strategies for making this happen?

What are the organization's capabilities for doing this?

How will they know if they are making progress?

What have they accomplished so far and what's next?

Provide relief, daily sustenance to homeless.

Direct provisions to homeless and partner with existing organizations in the area.

We have a dozen capable and motivated board and committee members.

We will expand our outreach; being able to quantify the number of homeless helped.

We have prepared and distributed 100 FoodPaks. We have supplies to prepare and distribute 500 more by the end of the year.

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Operations

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Board Leadership Practices

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BOARD ORIENTATION & EDUCATION

Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations?

No

CEO OVERSIGHT

Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year?

No

ETHICS & TRANSPARENCY

Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year?

No

BOARD COMPOSITION

Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership?

No

BOARD PERFORMANCE

Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years?

No