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Main Stay Therapeutic Farm

Inspiring Unbridled Joy.

four stars

95.05

6919 Keystone Road Richmond, IL 60071
tel: (815) 653-9374   Web Site
EIN: 36-3565747

Board Leadership
Sara Foszcz
President

CEO
Loriann Dowell
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 95.05 four stars
  Financial 100.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 93.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Main Stay's mission is: To encourage, enrich and empower individuals through the therapeutic benefits of horses, animals, and nature in an uplifting and nurturing setting. Main Stay is a place where bodies are challenged, minds embrace possibilities, and spirits are renewed. Main Stay serves individuals from 3 to 90. Programs include therapeutic horsemanship and riding, equine and animal-assisted learning, and adaptive gardening. By partnering with horses, other farm animals, and nature, Main Stay's programs address a wide variety of needs including physical, cognitive, emotional, social and behavioral. Activities at the farm enrich lives in a caring, safe, and challenging environment that enables individuals to reach their full potential. Program fees cover less than 15% of the actual cost. Main Stay relies on private foundation grants, fundraising events, and generous benefactors to keep fees affordable and attainable for those who need services most.

Main Stay's mission is: To encourage, enrich and empower individuals through the therapeutic benefits of horses, animals, and nature in an uplifting and nurturing setting. Main Stay is a place where bodies are challenged, minds embrace possibilities, and spirits are renewed. Main Stay serves individuals from 3 to 90. Programs include therapeutic horsemanship and riding, equine and animal-assisted learning, and adaptive gardening. By partnering with horses, other farm animals, and nature, Main Stay's programs address a wide variety of needs including physical, cognitive, emotional, social and behavioral. Activities at the farm enrich lives in a caring, safe, and challenging environment that enables individuals to reach their full potential. Program fees cover less than 15% of the actual cost. Main Stay relies on private foundation grants, fundraising events, and generous benefactors to keep fees affordable and attainable for those who need services most.

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Financial

four stars

100.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

93.00

This rating was published 08/01/2018 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)
86.7%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 9.1%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 9.08
  Program Expenses Growth 21.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 0.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Main Stay Therapeutic Farm on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Main Stay Therapeutic Farm on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Main Stay Therapeutic Farm (IL) 95.05 four stars
Gilda's Club Louisville (KY) 91.51 four stars
Locks of Love (FL) 91.75 four stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $519,602
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $62,654
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $582,256
   Program Service Revenue $75,669
Total Primary Revenue $657,925
   Other Revenue $69,146
TOTAL REVENUE $727,071
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $823,310
   Administrative Expenses $32,374
   Fundraising Expenses $69,152
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $924,836
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-197,765
   
Net Assets $6,668,479

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
Therapy Services Through Equine Activities $749,799 91.1%
Therapy Services Through Animal & Nature Activities $73,511 8.9%

Ratings History
Main Stay Therapeutic Farm has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-10 08/01/2018 95.05 four stars
2016-10 12/22/2017 98.16 four stars
2015-10 10/01/2017 93.14 four stars
2015-10 11/01/2016 89.62 three stars
2014-10 06/01/2016 91.82 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-10 03/01/2016 91.50 four 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 36-3565747
Name in IRS Master File MAIN STAY THERAPEUTIC FARM INC
NTEE Code P82
NTEE Classification Developmentally Disabled Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (149) Other instruction and training
Foundation Status Organization that normally receives no more than one-third of its support from gross investment income and unrelated business income and at the same time more than one-third of its support from contributions, fees, and gross receipts related to exempt purposes.  509(a)(2)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date July, 1989
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End October
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • October, 2017
  • October, 2016
  • October, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$72,979 7.89% Loriann Dowell Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Main Stay Therapeutic Farm (IL) 95.05 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Main Stay Therapeutic Farm
6919 Keystone Road
Richmond, IL 60071
tel: (815) 653-9374
fax: (815) 728-1224
EIN: 36-3565747

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Board Leadership

Sara Foszcz
President

CEO

Loriann Dowell
Executive Director

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