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Goodwill Industries of Houston

Changing Lives Through the Power of Work

three stars

87.51

1140 West Loop North Houston, TX 77055
tel: (713) 692-6221   Web Site
EIN: 74-1285095

Board Leadership
Tommy Moore
Board Chairman

CEO
Steven P. Lufburrow
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.51 three stars
  Financial 82.80 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Goodwill Industries of Houston provides education, training and job opportunities to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, improving the lives of individuals, families and communities. Goodwill Houston strives to be the premier workforce development resource in greater Houston, based on the excellence of our people and our career services.

Goodwill Industries of Houston provides education, training and job opportunities to people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, improving the lives of individuals, families and communities. Goodwill Houston strives to be the premier workforce development resource in greater Houston, based on the excellence of our people and our career services.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2018
Number of clients served
9,555
Number of volunteers
1,234
Number of those who successfully gained employment after counseling
1,776
Number of organizational partners
25
This impact information is current as of March 2020, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

82.80

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 02/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
94.9%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.11
  Program Expenses Growth 5.3%
  Liabilities to Assets 35.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Goodwill Industries of Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Goodwill Industries of Houston on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Goodwill Industries of Houston (TX) 87.51 three stars
Jobs for the Future (MA) 88.81 three stars
Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) (NY) 85.06 three stars
East Bay Alliance for A Sustainable Economy (CA) 89.20 three stars
The HOPE Program (NY) 90.36 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $65,418,944
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,738,490
Total Contributions $67,157,434
   Program Service Revenue $88,958,082
Total Primary Revenue $156,115,516
   Other Revenue $246,996
TOTAL REVENUE $156,362,512
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $144,958,830
   Administrative Expenses $6,563,171
   Fundraising Expenses $978,955
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $152,500,956
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $3,861,556
   
Net Assets $17,230,956

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
Store Operation $139,569,282 96.3%
Job Connection Service $5,389,548 3.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 02/01/2020 87.51 three stars
2017-12 02/01/2019 87.28 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 89.86 three stars
2015-12 02/01/2017 86.72 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.72 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 88.60 three stars
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.70 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 92.02 four stars
2012-12 12/20/2013 92.50 four stars
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.45 four stars
2010-12 09/01/2012 92.44 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 74-1285095
Name in IRS Master File GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF HOUSTON
NTEE Code J32
NTEE Classification Goodwill Industries
NTEE Type Employment, Job-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 August, 1949
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2018
  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$323,859 0.21% Steven P. Lufburrow President

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Goodwill Industries of Houston (TX) 87.51 three stars
Capital IDEA (TX) 92.20 four stars
MERS Missouri Goodwill Industries (MO) 88.42 three stars
Women's Bean Project (CO) 85.75 three stars
Goodwill of Silicon Valley (CA) 91.54 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Goodwill Industries of Houston
1140 West Loop North
Houston, TX 77055
tel: (713) 692-6221
fax: (713) 692-0923
EIN: 74-1285095

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Board Leadership

Tommy Moore
Board Chairman

CEO

Steven P. Lufburrow
President & CEO

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