Human Services : Social Services

Cincinnati Works

Employing communities. Restoring lives.

four stars

91.37

708 Walnut Street Floor 2
Cincinnati, OH 45202
tel: (513) 744-9675   Web Site
EIN: 31-1656186

Board Leadership
David Herche
Chair

CEO
Peggy Zink
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.37 four stars
  Financial 88.47 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1999, Cincinnati Works partners with willing and capable people living in poverty to assist them in advancing to economic self-sufficiency through employment. Using a holistic approach, we offer access to area employers while providing comprehensive support services. We serve two clients: those individuals in the community who are currently unemployed or underemployed (i.e. the working poor) and employers who have entry- & mid-level positions.

Founded in 1999, Cincinnati Works partners with willing and capable people living in poverty to assist them in advancing to economic self-sufficiency through employment. Using a holistic approach, we offer access to area employers while providing comprehensive support services. We serve two clients: those individuals in the community who are currently unemployed or underemployed (i.e. the working poor) and employers who have entry- & mid-level positions.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of job skills training courses/workshops conducted
260
Number of participants who gain employment
461
Number of participants engaged in programs
1,102
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

three stars

88.47

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

96.00

This rating was published 11/01/2019 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)
70.9%
  Administrative Expenses 17.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.12
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.31
  Program Expenses Growth 14.8%
  Liabilities to Assets 1.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cincinnati Works on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Cincinnati Works on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,026,274
   Federated Campaigns $294,400
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $637,240
Total Contributions $2,957,914
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,957,914
   Other Revenue $263,874
TOTAL REVENUE $3,221,788
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,386,405
   Administrative Expenses $600,843
   Fundraising Expenses $338,835
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,326,083
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-104,295
   
Net Assets $4,127,850

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$135,884 4.08% Peggy Zink President

Mission

Founded in 1999, Cincinnati Works partners with willing and capable people living in poverty to assist them in advancing to economic self-sufficiency through employment. Using a holistic approach, we offer access to area employers while providing comprehensive support services. We serve two clients: those individuals in the community who are currently unemployed or underemployed (i.e. the working poor) and employers who have entry- & mid-level positions.

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Charity Contact Info

Cincinnati Works
708 Walnut Street
Floor 2
Cincinnati, OH 45202
tel: (513) 744-9675
fax: (513) 744-9045
EIN: 31-1656186

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Board Leadership

David Herche
Chair

CEO

Peggy Zink
Chief Executive Officer