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Goodwill Industries of Houston

Changing Lives Through the Power of Work

86.72

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

Board Leadership
Tommy Moore
Board Chair

CEO
Steven P. Lufburrow
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.72
  Financial 87.50
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00
This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

87.50

Accountability & Transparency

86.00

This rating was published 02/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
95.2%
  Administrative Expenses 3.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.17
  Program Expenses Growth 13.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.3%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Goodwill Industries of Houston (TX) 86.72
Jewish Vocational Service of Los Angeles (CA) 88.05
Cincinnati Works (OH) 91.08
REDF (CA) 95.21
The Career Wardrobe (PA) 88.14

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $52,558,719
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,760,019
Total Contributions $55,318,738
   Program Service Revenue $74,189,369
Total Primary Revenue $129,508,107
   Other Revenue $261,991
TOTAL REVENUE $129,770,098
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $124,132,550
   Administrative Expenses $5,359,766
   Fundraising Expenses $1,273,452
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $130,765,768
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-995,670
   
Net Assets $20,184,359

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 $116,960,420 94.2%
Job Connection Service $6,557,059 5.3%
Contractual Services $615,071 0.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 02/01/2017 86.72
2014-12 06/01/2016 86.72
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 88.60
2013-12 07/01/2015 93.70
2013-12 06/01/2015 92.02
2012-12 12/20/2013 92.50
2011-12 06/01/2013 92.45
2010-12 09/01/2012 92.44

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, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 2011

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).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$278,215 0.21% Steven P Lufburrow President &

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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Goodwill Industries of Houston (TX) 86.72
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Jobs for the Future (MA) 86.31
Women Employed (IL) 87.66
Management Leadership for Tomorrow (DC) 86.56

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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 Chair

CEO

Steven P. Lufburrow
President, CEO

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