Human Services : Social Services

The Career Wardrobe

Giving women hope and a new start in life

four stars

90.94

1822 Spring Garden Street Third Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19130
tel: (215) 568-6693   Web Site
EIN: 23-2900156

Board Leadership
Erica Spizzirri
President

CEO
Sheri K. Cole
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.94 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The Career Wardrobe's mission is to empower women in transition by providing programs that inspire the confidence necessary to achieve self-sufficiency and pursue a productive career. We do this by providing professional work attire, educational programs, and networking tools and opportunities. Career Wardrobe is the nation's largest independent, community-based nonprofit organization serving women transitioning into the workforce by providing professional attire. Since 1995, Career Wardrobe has assisted nearly 80,000 women by inspiring the confidence necessary to achieve independence.

The Career Wardrobe's mission is to empower women in transition by providing programs that inspire the confidence necessary to achieve self-sufficiency and pursue a productive career. We do this by providing professional work attire, educational programs, and networking tools and opportunities. Career Wardrobe is the nation's largest independent, community-based nonprofit organization serving women transitioning into the workforce by providing professional attire. Since 1995, Career Wardrobe has assisted nearly 80,000 women by inspiring the confidence necessary to achieve independence.

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Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 08/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
92.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 2.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.11
  Program Expenses Growth 18.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 18.9%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Career Wardrobe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by The Career Wardrobe on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,566,297
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $828,851
Total Contributions $2,395,148
   Program Service Revenue $187,314
Total Primary Revenue $2,582,462
   Other Revenue $104,269
TOTAL REVENUE $2,686,731
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,449,612
   Administrative Expenses $159,664
   Fundraising Expenses $54,703
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,663,979
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $22,752
   
Net Assets $271,284

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

Mission

The Career Wardrobe's mission is to empower women in transition by providing programs that inspire the confidence necessary to achieve self-sufficiency and pursue a productive career. We do this by providing professional work attire, educational programs, and networking tools and opportunities. Career Wardrobe is the nation's largest independent, community-based nonprofit organization serving women transitioning into the workforce by providing professional attire. Since 1995, Career Wardrobe has assisted nearly 80,000 women by inspiring the confidence necessary to achieve independence.

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Charity Contact Info

The Career Wardrobe
1822 Spring Garden Street
Third Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19130
tel: (215) 568-6693
fax: (215) 568-5998
EIN: 23-2900156

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Board Leadership

Erica Spizzirri
President

CEO

Sheri K. Cole
Executive Director