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Main Stay Therapeutic Farm

Inspiring Unbridled Joy.

four stars

93.14

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 93.14 four stars
  Financial 90.30 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

four stars

90.30

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 10/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, 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)
84.1%
  Administrative Expenses 4.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.8%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.02
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 12.09
  Program Expenses Growth 5.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 10.1%
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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Main Stay Therapeutic Farm (IL) 93.14 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester (NY) 91.37 four stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City (MO) 89.91 three stars
Angel Foundation (MN) 92.18 four stars
Fieldstone Farm Therapeutic Riding Center (OH) 94.62 four stars

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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.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,375,191
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $9,415
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,384,606
   Program Service Revenue $70,475
Total Primary Revenue $3,455,081
   Other Revenue $81,655
TOTAL REVENUE $3,536,736
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $498,495
   Administrative Expenses $31,969
   Fundraising Expenses $59,790
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $590,254
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,946,482
   
Net Assets $6,659,072

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 $465,940 93.5%
Therapy Services Through Animal & Nature Activities $32,555 6.5%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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, 2015
  • October, 2014
  • October, 2013
  • October, 2012
  • October, 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
$71,428 12.10% Loriann Dowell Executive Director

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.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Main Stay Therapeutic Farm (IL) 93.14 four stars
Ronald McDonald House of Southern New Jersey (NJ) 85.52 three stars
Tulsa CARES (OK) 85.28 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of New Mexico (NM) 88.47 three stars
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Indiana (IN) 85.66 three 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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