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Mustard Seed of Central Florida

Making a house into a home.

three stars

88.09

12 Mustard Seed Lane Orlando, FL 32810
tel: (407) 875-2040   Web Site
EIN: 59-2906383

Board Leadership
Joseph Mowery
Chair

CEO
Kathy Baldwin
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.09 three stars
  Financial 84.69 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of the Mustard Seed of Central Florida is to provide household goods, furniture, clothing, toys and books to those who have suffered from natural or personal disaster and who demonstrate the desire to rebuild their lives and become self-sufficient. The Mustard Seed helps an average of over 100 traumatized families a month regain their dignity and independence. The Mustard Seed Furniture and Clothing Bank provides the basic life necessities to help our Mustard Seed families regain their dignity and self-worth. We are helping rebuild the disrupted, often shattered, lives of the homeless and others who have lost everything, due to unforeseen circumstances.

The mission of the Mustard Seed of Central Florida is to provide household goods, furniture, clothing, toys and books to those who have suffered from natural or personal disaster and who demonstrate the desire to rebuild their lives and become self-sufficient. The Mustard Seed helps an average of over 100 traumatized families a month regain their dignity and independence. The Mustard Seed Furniture and Clothing Bank provides the basic life necessities to help our Mustard Seed families regain their dignity and self-worth. We are helping rebuild the disrupted, often shattered, lives of the homeless and others who have lost everything, due to unforeseen circumstances.

Financial

three stars

84.69

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
81.9%
  Administrative Expenses 14.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.88
  Program Expenses Growth 0.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mustard Seed of Central Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Mustard Seed of Central Florida on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mustard Seed of Central Florida (FL) 88.09 three stars
Tipping Point Community (CA) 92.21 four stars
Two Ten Footwear Foundation (MA) 89.86 three stars
Sharing House (NC) 89.52 three stars
Action Ministries (GA) 89.73 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $538,320
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $538,320
   Program Service Revenue $370,642
Total Primary Revenue $908,962
   Other Revenue $183,554
TOTAL REVENUE $1,092,516
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $932,430
   Administrative Expenses $126,070
   Fundraising Expenses $41,783
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,100,283
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-7,767
   
Net Assets $993,458

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Program Name Amount Spent % of Program Expenses
Furniture & Clothing Bank $925,666 99.3%
Recycling Program $6,764 0.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 08/01/2018 88.09 three stars
2016-06 11/01/2017 88.20 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 88.48 three stars
2015-06 10/01/2016 87.48 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 82.78 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 02/01/2016 78.03 two stars
2014-06 10/01/2015 74.70 two stars
2013-06 11/01/2014 73.95 two stars
2012-06 12/01/2013 79.11 two stars
2011-06 11/06/2012 78.42 two stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 77.12 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-06 07/01/2011 76.28 two stars
2009-06 06/01/2010 83.19 three stars
2008-06 04/01/2009 92.02 four stars
2007-06 11/01/2008 91.96 four stars
2006-06 08/01/2007 91.09 four stars
2005-06 07/01/2006 91.51 four stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 59-2906383
Name in IRS Master File THE MUSTARD SEED OF CENTRAL FLORIDA INC
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (560) Supplying money, goods or services to the poor
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date November, 1988
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$75,000 6.81% Kathy Baldwin Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Mustard Seed of Central Florida (FL) 88.09 three stars
Connect2Help 2-1-1 (IN) 88.76 three stars
The Sharing Center (FL) 88.85 three stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul - Phoenix (AZ) 94.30 four stars
Two Ten Footwear Foundation (MA) 89.86 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Mustard Seed of Central Florida
12 Mustard Seed Lane
Orlando, FL 32810
tel: (407) 875-2040
fax: (407) 875-3413
EIN: 59-2906383

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Board Leadership

Joseph Mowery
Chair

CEO

Kathy Baldwin
Executive Director

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