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Equest

Humans. Horses. Hope.

three stars

86.27

811 Pemberton Hill Road Building 4
Dallas, TX 75217
tel: (972) 412-1099   Web Site
EIN: 75-1823701

Board Leadership
Andy Steingasser
Chair

CEO
Lili Kellogg
Chief Executive Officer

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.27 three stars
  Financial 84.01 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 06/01/2017 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

three stars

84.01

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 06/01/2017 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)
72.8%
  Administrative Expenses 13.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.9%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.66
  Program Expenses Growth 29.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Equest on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Equest on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Equest (TX) 86.27 three stars
Camphill Village Kimberton Hills (PA) 93.44 four stars
Pearl Buck Center, Inc. (OR) 93.22 four stars
Saddle Up! (TN) 90.75 four stars
Challenge Aspen (CO) 94.95 four stars

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Equest is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for children and adults with diverse needs using horses to bring hope and healing through equine assisted activities and therapies. Equest provides equine facilitated activities, therapies, and counseling to children and adults with physical, cognitive, sensory, coping, social, and learning disabilities and veterans with adjustment challenges. The services provided include physical and occupational therapy, equine facilitated counseling, therapeutic carriage driving, therapeutic horsemanship, and competition.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,347,442
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $361,432
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $356,531
Total Contributions $2,065,405
   Program Service Revenue $182,634
Total Primary Revenue $2,248,039
   Other Revenue $145,402
TOTAL REVENUE $2,393,441
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,070,856
   Administrative Expenses $316,981
   Fundraising Expenses $321,437
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $2,709,274
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-315,833
   
Net Assets $2,234,208

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
Equine Therapy $2,070,856 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-12 06/01/2017 86.27 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 75-1823701
Name in IRS Master File EQUEST
NTEE Code [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Classification [Not Provided by IRS]
NTEE Type [Not Provided by IRS]
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 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, 1982
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012
  • December, 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
$107,254 3.95% Lili Kellogg CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$171,531 6.33% Patrick Bricker Former CEO

Equest is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for children and adults with diverse needs using horses to bring hope and healing through equine assisted activities and therapies. Equest provides equine facilitated activities, therapies, and counseling to children and adults with physical, cognitive, sensory, coping, social, and learning disabilities and veterans with adjustment challenges. The services provided include physical and occupational therapy, equine facilitated counseling, therapeutic carriage driving, therapeutic horsemanship, and competition.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Equest (TX) 86.27 three stars
Holy Childhood (NY) 94.16 four stars
Pine Tree Society (ME) 92.94 four stars
Friendship Home, Massachusetts (MA) 88.95 three stars
The Asperger-Autism Network (MA) 85.11 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Equest
811 Pemberton Hill Road
Building 4
Dallas, TX 75217
tel: (972) 412-1099
EIN: 75-1823701

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 192747
Dallas, TX 75219

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Board Leadership

Andy Steingasser
Chair

CEO

Lili Kellogg
Chief Executive Officer

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