International : Humanitarian Relief Supplies

Soles4Souls

Turning Shoes and Clothing into Opportunity

four stars

98.23

319 Martingale Drive Old Hickory, TN 37138
tel: (866) 521-7463   Web Site
EIN: 20-4023482

Board Leadership
Milledge Hart
Board Chair

CEO
Buddy Teaster
President

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.23 four stars
  Financial 97.50 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2021 and includes data from FY2019, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Soles4Souls turns unwanted shoes and clothing into opportunity by keeping them from going to waste and putting them to good use: providing relief, creating jobs and empowering people to break the cycle of poverty. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, the organization repurposes product to supply its micro-enterprise, disaster relief, and direct assistance programs. With locations and warehouses across three continents, Soles4Souls has been able to distribute more than 51 million pairs of shoes and pieces of clothing in 129 countries since 2006. Visit soles4souls.org for more information.

Soles4Souls turns unwanted shoes and clothing into opportunity by keeping them from going to waste and putting them to good use: providing relief, creating jobs and empowering people to break the cycle of poverty. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, the organization repurposes product to supply its micro-enterprise, disaster relief, and direct assistance programs. With locations and warehouses across three continents, Soles4Souls has been able to distribute more than 51 million pairs of shoes and pieces of clothing in 129 countries since 2006. Visit soles4souls.org for more information.

Financial

four stars

97.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2021 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)
97.2%
  Administrative Expenses 1.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.25
  Program Expenses Growth 24.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 12.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Soles4Souls on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Soles4Souls on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $86,933,642
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $86,933,642
   Program Service Revenue $6,175,442
Total Primary Revenue $93,109,084
   Other Revenue $1,304
TOTAL REVENUE $93,110,388
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $85,154,013
   Administrative Expenses $1,211,849
   Fundraising Expenses $1,263,905
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $87,629,767
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $5,480,621
   
Net Assets $19,948,884

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$315,436 0.35% Earnest C. Teaster III Chief Executive Officer

Mission

Soles4Souls turns unwanted shoes and clothing into opportunity by keeping them from going to waste and putting them to good use: providing relief, creating jobs and empowering people to break the cycle of poverty. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, the organization repurposes product to supply its micro-enterprise, disaster relief, and direct assistance programs. With locations and warehouses across three continents, Soles4Souls has been able to distribute more than 51 million pairs of shoes and pieces of clothing in 129 countries since 2006. Visit soles4souls.org for more information.

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Charity Contact Info

Soles4Souls
319 Martingale Drive
Old Hickory, TN 37138
tel: (866) 521-7463
fax: (615) 391-5730
EIN: 20-4023482

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Board Leadership

Milledge Hart
Board Chair

CEO

Buddy Teaster
President