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Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis

Helping Neighbors Starts At Home

four stars

92.02

1310 Papin Street St. Louis, MO 63103
tel: (314) 881-6000   Web Site
EIN: 43-0652684

Board Leadership
Elizabeth Barbieri
President

CEO
John Foppe
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.02 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Inspired by Gospel values, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis, a Catholic volunteer organization, leads individuals to join together to offer person-to-person service to the poor and the suffering of all faiths. We believe that helping neighbors starts at home. At the heart of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis service is the home visit. Neighborhood-based volunteers, called Vincentians, make home visits to offer hope and help; the home visit also gives a better assessment of the family's circumstances and needs.

Inspired by Gospel values, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis, a Catholic volunteer organization, leads individuals to join together to offer person-to-person service to the poor and the suffering of all faiths. We believe that helping neighbors starts at home. At the heart of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul – Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis service is the home visit. Neighborhood-based volunteers, called Vincentians, make home visits to offer hope and help; the home visit also gives a better assessment of the family's circumstances and needs.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 12/01/2018 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)
93.8%
  Administrative Expenses 5.1%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.64
  Program Expenses Growth 19.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 3.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis (MO) 92.02 four stars
Father Fred Foundation (MI) 91.44 four stars
Crisis Control Ministry (NC) 89.39 three stars
Yamhill Community Action Partnership (OR) 95.47 four stars
Memorial Assistance Ministries (TX) 95.05 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $21,831,239
   Federated Campaigns $131,493
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $418,484
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $22,381,216
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $22,381,216
   Other Revenue $2,589,123
TOTAL REVENUE $24,970,339
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $22,442,963
   Administrative Expenses $972,048
   Fundraising Expenses $204,496
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $23,619,507
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,350,832
   
Net Assets $13,414,977

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
Emergency Assistance $17,503,204 78.0%
Thrift Stores $4,939,759 22.0%

Ratings History
Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-09 12/01/2018 92.02 four stars
2016-09 12/01/2017 91.64 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2011-12 01/29/2013 --Donor Advisory

Prior to 9/1/2016, Charity Navigator issued Advisories under the name CN Watchlist and Donor Advisory. For more information on the CN Advisory system click here. This charity was issued a DA.

This donor advisory was published on Tuesday, January 29, 2013

In accordance with our policy for removing Donor Advisories, Charity Navigator removed the Donor Advisory for the Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis in February 2014 because the Donor Advisory had been in place for more than a year (since September 2013).

Charity Navigator had published a Donor Advisory for this charity because we became aware of the following information in connection with this charity:

  • On January 24, 2013, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported that the "former treasurer of a charity at a church [Society of St. Vincent de Paul conference at St. Joseph Catholic Church] in Cottleville was sentenced Thursday to 366 days in prison for embezzling $209,000." For more information, please see the article.
  • The charity posted a statement regarding this matter and the corrective actions it has taken. For  more information, please see the statement.

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

EIN 43-0652684
Name in IRS Master File SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL ARCHDIOCESAN COUNCIL OF ST LOUIS
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
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 September, 2012
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012

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
$122,829 0.52% John Foppe Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis (MO) 92.02 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Society of St. Vincent De Paul Archdiocesan Council of St. Louis
1310 Papin Street
St. Louis, MO 63103
tel: (314) 881-6000
fax: (314) 531-6712
EIN: 43-0652684

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Board Leadership

Elizabeth Barbieri
President

CEO

John Foppe
Executive Director

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