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Special Olympics Oklahoma

Reveal the champion in all of us.

four stars

90.24

6835 South Canton Avenue Tulsa, OK 74136
tel: (800) 722-9004   Web Site
EIN: 23-7174120

Board Leadership
Scott Moore
Chairman

CEO
Adrian DeWendt
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.24 four stars
  Financial 93.18 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1972, the mission of Special Olympics Oklahoma is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. The goal of Special Olympics is for all persons with intellectual disabilities to have the opportunity to become useful and productive citizens who are accepted and respected by their families, friends and in their communities. Oklahoma's first Special Olympics event was an athletics competition at the University of Tulsa in 1969.

Incorporated in 1972, the mission of Special Olympics Oklahoma is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community. The goal of Special Olympics is for all persons with intellectual disabilities to have the opportunity to become useful and productive citizens who are accepted and respected by their families, friends and in their communities. Oklahoma's first Special Olympics event was an athletics competition at the University of Tulsa in 1969.

Financial

four stars

93.18

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 12/23/2020 and includes data from FY2019, 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)
87.2%
  Administrative Expenses 4.7%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.07
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.25
  Program Expenses Growth 1.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Oklahoma on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Oklahoma on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Oklahoma (OK) 90.24 four stars
Special Olympics New Jersey (NJ) 92.34 four stars
Special Olympics Chicago (IL) 88.34 three stars
Special Olympics Hawaii (HI) 90.04 four stars
Special Olympics Missouri (MO) 89.54 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,374,342
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $561,832
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,936,174
   Program Service Revenue $58,899
Total Primary Revenue $1,995,073
   Other Revenue $120,790
TOTAL REVENUE $2,115,863
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,630,284
   Administrative Expenses $64,245
   Fundraising Expenses $200,083
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,894,612
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $221,251
   
Net Assets $4,461,151

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
Special Olympics $1,630,284 100.0%

Ratings History
Special Olympics Oklahoma has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2019-12 12/23/2020 90.24 four stars
2018-12 03/01/2020 90.94 four stars
2017-12 04/01/2019 90.94 four stars
2016-12 04/01/2018 88.22 three stars
2015-12 05/01/2017 88.67 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.41 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 90.95 four stars
2013-12 06/01/2015 80.13 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 79.88 two stars
2011-12 03/01/2013 80.40 three stars
2010-12 12/01/2011 86.29 three 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 23-7174120
Name in IRS Master File SPECIAL OLYMPICS OKLAHOMA INC
NTEE Code N72
NTEE Classification Special Olympics
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (317) Other sports or athletic activities
(298) Training in sports
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 June, 1972
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
$133,908 7.06% Adrian Dewendt CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Oklahoma (OK) 90.24 four stars
Special Olympics New Hampshire (NH) 87.44 three stars
Special Olympics Indiana (IN) 89.65 three stars
Special Olympics (DC) 93.85 four stars
Special Olympics Southern California (CA) 92.61 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Oklahoma
6835 South Canton Avenue
Tulsa, OK 74136
tel: (800) 722-9004
fax: (918) 496-1515
EIN: 23-7174120

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Board Leadership

Scott Moore
Chairman

CEO

Adrian DeWendt
President, CEO

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