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WHW

Empowering Employment Success

three stars

88.41

2803 McGaw Avenue Irvine, CA 92614
tel: (949) 631-2333   Web Site
EIN: 33-0576900

Board Leadership
Kyle Rowen
Board Chair

CEO
Janie Best
Chief Executive Officer

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 88.41 three stars
  Financial 87.86 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2018 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

WHW (formerly known as Women Helping Women) has a mission of providing the unemployed and the underemployed the skills and resources they need to get and keep a good job. Since 1993, WHW has served over 80,000 job seekers referred by over 275 partner agencies at no charge. Each year thousands of job seekers participate in programs focused on equipping each of them to be the most marketable candidate for the job they seek. WHW envisions a day when every person in Orange County who wants to work enjoys gainful employment!

WHW (formerly known as Women Helping Women) has a mission of providing the unemployed and the underemployed the skills and resources they need to get and keep a good job. Since 1993, WHW has served over 80,000 job seekers referred by over 275 partner agencies at no charge. Each year thousands of job seekers participate in programs focused on equipping each of them to be the most marketable candidate for the job they seek. WHW envisions a day when every person in Orange County who wants to work enjoys gainful employment!

Financial

three stars

87.86

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2018 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)
91.6%
  Administrative Expenses 5.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.74
  Program Expenses Growth 1.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WHW on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by WHW on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WHW (CA) 88.41 three stars
Goodwill Industries of South Central Virginia (VA) 87.21 three stars
Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin (WI) 90.44 four stars
Npower (NY) 95.73 four stars
Cincinnati Works (OH) 88.66 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $423,734
   Federated Campaigns $15,484
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $152,664
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $315,468
Total Contributions $907,350
   Program Service Revenue $210,935
Total Primary Revenue $1,118,285
   Other Revenue $162,563
TOTAL REVENUE $1,280,848
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,168,086
   Administrative Expenses $69,335
   Fundraising Expenses $40,543
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,277,964
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,884
   
Net Assets $954,048

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
Employment Success Program $1,168,086 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-06 05/01/2018 88.41 three stars
2016-06 09/01/2017 89.60 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 33-0576900
Name in IRS Master File WOMEN HELPING WOMEN
NTEE Code T99
NTEE Classification Philanthropy, Voluntarism, and Grantmaking Foundations N.E.C.
NTEE Type Philanthropy, Voluntarism and Grantmaking Foundations
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (320) Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, 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 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 June, 2000
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, 2017
  • June, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 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
$108,246 8.47% Janie Wolcki Best Chief Executive Officer

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
WHW (CA) 88.41 three stars
Morgan Memorial Goodwill Industries (MA) 90.66 four stars
FareStart (WA) 90.76 four stars
Capital IDEA (TX) 86.73 three stars
Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Wisconsin (WI) 90.44 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

WHW
2803 McGaw Avenue
Irvine, CA 92614
tel: (949) 631-2333
EIN: 33-0576900

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Board Leadership

Kyle Rowen
Board Chair

CEO

Janie Best
Chief Executive Officer

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