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Goodwill Industries of Greater New York & Northern New Jersey

Putting people to work

three stars

89.45

4 - 21 27th Avenue Astoria, NY 11102
tel: (718) 728-5400   Web Site
EIN: 13-1641068

Board Leadership
Henry E. Gooss
Chairman

CEO
Katy Gaul-Stigge
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.45 three stars
  Financial 85.63 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Goodwill of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey has empowered individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment to gain independence through the power of work for close to 100 years. We annually assist more than 100,000 people in New York City, Northern New Jersey, Long Island and upstate New York experience the pride of earning a wage. Our programs continue to enable people with disabilities, new immigrants, ex-offenders, mature workers and underserved youth, to fully participate in society by achieving employment.

Goodwill of Greater New York and Northern New Jersey has empowered individuals with disabilities and other barriers to employment to gain independence through the power of work for close to 100 years. We annually assist more than 100,000 people in New York City, Northern New Jersey, Long Island and upstate New York experience the pride of earning a wage. Our programs continue to enable people with disabilities, new immigrants, ex-offenders, mature workers and underserved youth, to fully participate in society by achieving employment.

Financial

three stars

85.63

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 12/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
91.1%
  Administrative Expenses 8.3%
  Fundraising Expenses 0.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.28
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 31.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Goodwill Industries of Greater New York & Northern New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Goodwill Industries of Greater New York & Northern New Jersey on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $44,253,205
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $104,210
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $32,702,452
Total Contributions $77,059,867
   Program Service Revenue $42,308,193
Total Primary Revenue $119,368,060
   Other Revenue $6,252,018
TOTAL REVENUE $125,620,078
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $110,376,015
   Administrative Expenses $10,263,117
   Fundraising Expenses $479,977
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $121,119,109
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,500,969
   
Net Assets $34,765,283

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
Industrial Operations $78,203,574 70.9%
Human Services Programs $32,172,441 29.1%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 12/01/2017 89.45 three stars
2015-06 12/01/2016 90.49 four stars
2014-06 07/01/2016 91.35 four stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 88.71 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 11/01/2015 89.46 three stars
2013-06 12/22/2014 89.62 three stars
2012-06 10/01/2013 84.45 three stars
2011-06 12/01/2012 82.40 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 13-1641068
Name in IRS Master File GOODWILL INDUSTRIES OF GREATER NEW YORK AND NORTHERN NEW JERSEY INC
NTEE Code J32
NTEE Classification Goodwill Industries
NTEE Type Employment, Job-Related
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(917) Thrift ship, retail outlet, etc.
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 Central - the organization is a central type organization (no group exemption) of a National, Regional or Geographic grouping of organizations.
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date July, 1942
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End June
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012
  • June, 2011

The data displayed in this profile is provided by the IRS for free in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

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Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Katy Gaul-Stigge President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$625,836 0.51% William Forrester Former President, CEO

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Goodwill Industries of Greater New York & Northern New Jersey (NY) 89.45 three stars
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Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin (WI) 91.18 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Goodwill Industries of Greater New York & Northern New Jersey
4 - 21 27th Avenue
Astoria, NY 11102
tel: (718) 728-5400
fax: (718) 777-6451
EIN: 13-1641068

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Board Leadership

Henry E. Gooss
Chairman

CEO

Katy Gaul-Stigge
President, CEO

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