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Special Olympics Wisconsin

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three stars

82.06

2310 Crossroads Drive Suite 1000
Madison, WI 53718
tel: (800) 552-1324   Web Site
EIN: 39-1176591

Board Leadership
John Cayer
Chair

CEO
Kathleen Roach
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 82.06 three stars
  Financial 77.14 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 04/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Special Olympics Wisconsin (SOWI) is a statewide organization providing persons with cognitive disabilities year-round sports training and competition. Individuals who are at least eight years old and are identified as having a cognitive disability are eligible for participation. With seven Area offices throughout the state, Special Olympics Wisconsin serves nearly 10,000 athletes in nearly 189 communities statewide. SOWI's mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with cognitive disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Special Olympics Wisconsin (SOWI) is a statewide organization providing persons with cognitive disabilities year-round sports training and competition. Individuals who are at least eight years old and are identified as having a cognitive disability are eligible for participation. With seven Area offices throughout the state, Special Olympics Wisconsin serves nearly 10,000 athletes in nearly 189 communities statewide. SOWI's mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with cognitive disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

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Financial

two stars

77.14

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 04/01/2019 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)
75.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 16.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.87
  Program Expenses Growth -1.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 9.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Wisconsin on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Wisconsin on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,120,984
   Federated Campaigns $9,815
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,489,729
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $160,399
Total Contributions $4,780,927
   Program Service Revenue $82,033
Total Primary Revenue $4,862,960
   Other Revenue $-303,224
TOTAL REVENUE $4,559,736
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,329,182
   Administrative Expenses $445,542
   Fundraising Expenses $779,487
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,554,211
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,525
   
Net Assets $3,959,169

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$129,973 2.85% Kathleen Roach President, CEO

Mission

Special Olympics Wisconsin (SOWI) is a statewide organization providing persons with cognitive disabilities year-round sports training and competition. Individuals who are at least eight years old and are identified as having a cognitive disability are eligible for participation. With seven Area offices throughout the state, Special Olympics Wisconsin serves nearly 10,000 athletes in nearly 189 communities statewide. SOWI's mission is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with cognitive disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes and the community.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Wisconsin (WI) 82.06 three stars
Special Olympics Tennessee (TN) 87.92 three stars
Special Olympics Georgia (GA) 87.01 three stars
Special Olympics Texas (TX) 86.84 three stars
Special Olympics Michigan (MI) 94.40 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Wisconsin
2310 Crossroads Drive
Suite 1000
Madison, WI 53718
tel: (800) 552-1324
fax: (608) 222-3578
EIN: 39-1176591

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Board Leadership

John Cayer
Chair

CEO

Kathleen Roach
President, CEO