Human Services : Homeless Services

WINGS Program, Inc.

Breaking the Cycle of Domestic Violence

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four stars

92.95

PO Box 95615 Palatine, IL 60095
tel: (847) 519-7820   Web Site
EIN: 36-3456061

Board Leadership
Rita Canning
Chair

CEO
Rebecca Darr
CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 92.95 four stars
  Financial 90.04 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of WINGS Program, Inc. is to provide housing, integrated services, education and advocacy to end domestic violence. Vision: WINGS Program, Inc. will help create a society in which every domestic violence survivor has a voice and the resources to break the cycle of domestic violence. WINGS provides safe, secure living environments, through transitional and permanent housing and emergency shelter, in residential neighborhoods that allow women to go to school, work, and achieve financial and emotional independence. Our residents are women and children who are victims of domestic violence and need temporary safe shelter or who become homeless due to other extreme hardships. Comprehensive support services include life skills development, safety counseling, budget planning, children and family services, support groups, crisis management, volunteer mentoring, access to vocational counseling and follow-up services. In addition, we provide outreach counseling to women and men.

The mission of WINGS Program, Inc. is to provide housing, integrated services, education and advocacy to end domestic violence. Vision: WINGS Program, Inc. will help create a society in which every domestic violence survivor has a voice and the resources to break the cycle of domestic violence. WINGS provides safe, secure living environments, through transitional and permanent housing and emergency shelter, in residential neighborhoods that allow women to go to school, work, and achieve financial and emotional independence. Our residents are women and children who are victims of domestic violence and need temporary safe shelter or who become homeless due to other extreme hardships. Comprehensive support services include life skills development, safety counseling, budget planning, children and family services, support groups, crisis management, volunteer mentoring, access to vocational counseling and follow-up services. In addition, we provide outreach counseling to women and men.

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Financial

four stars

90.04

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2018 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)
76.4%
  Administrative Expenses 10.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.28
  Program Expenses Growth 14.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 14.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WINGS Program, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WINGS Program, Inc. on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,937,611
   Federated Campaigns $103,965
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $1,571,954
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $1,490,552
Total Contributions $5,104,082
   Program Service Revenue $134,810
Total Primary Revenue $5,238,892
   Other Revenue $598,351
TOTAL REVENUE $5,837,243
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,202,834
   Administrative Expenses $557,250
   Fundraising Expenses $620,590
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,380,674
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $456,569
   
Net Assets $13,434,509

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$132,379 2.46% Rebecca Darr Chief Executive Officer

Mission

The mission of WINGS Program, Inc. is to provide housing, integrated services, education and advocacy to end domestic violence. Vision: WINGS Program, Inc. will help create a society in which every domestic violence survivor has a voice and the resources to break the cycle of domestic violence. WINGS provides safe, secure living environments, through transitional and permanent housing and emergency shelter, in residential neighborhoods that allow women to go to school, work, and achieve financial and emotional independence. Our residents are women and children who are victims of domestic violence and need temporary safe shelter or who become homeless due to other extreme hardships. Comprehensive support services include life skills development, safety counseling, budget planning, children and family services, support groups, crisis management, volunteer mentoring, access to vocational counseling and follow-up services. In addition, we provide outreach counseling to women and men.

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WINGS Program, Inc. (IL) 92.95 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

WINGS Program, Inc.
PO Box 95615
Palatine, IL 60095
tel: (847) 519-7820
fax: (847) 519-7821
EIN: 36-3456061

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Board Leadership

Rita Canning
Chair

CEO

Rebecca Darr
CEO