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Melwood

Growing Opportunities

three stars

81.70

5606 Dower House Road Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
tel: (301) 599-8000   Web Site
EIN: 52-0857690

Board Leadership
George Watkins
Board Chair

CEO
Carol Ann "Cari" DeSantis
President & CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 81.70 three stars
  Financial 74.12 two stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial

two stars

74.12

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 08/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
86.1%
  Administrative Expenses 10.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 3.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.53
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.31
  Program Expenses Growth 0.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 33.3%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Melwood on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Melwood on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Melwood (MD) 81.70 three stars
Saddle Up! (TN) 90.75 four stars
Variety - the Children's Charity of the Greater Philadelphia Region (PA) 87.63 three stars
Pujols Family Foundation (MO) 89.39 three stars
Camphill Village Kimberton Hills (PA) 94.85 four stars

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Melwood advocates for and empowers individuals of differing abilities to transform their own lives through unique opportunities to work and play in the community.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $6,132,237
   Federated Campaigns $31,436
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $379,500
Total Contributions $6,543,173
   Program Service Revenue $86,110,758
Total Primary Revenue $92,653,931
   Other Revenue $406,845
TOTAL REVENUE $93,060,776
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $75,959,936
   Administrative Expenses $9,837,018
   Fundraising Expenses $2,935,000
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $88,731,954
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $4,328,822
   
Net Assets $27,619,878

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 Services $66,576,000 87.6%
Community Services $7,549,936 9.9%
Therapeutic/Recreational Services $1,834,000 2.4%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-06 08/01/2017 81.70 three stars
2015-06 08/01/2016 82.01 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2016 81.98 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-06 03/01/2016 84.35 three stars
2014-06 06/01/2015 83.60 three stars
2013-06 09/01/2014 87.44 three stars
2012-06 06/01/2013 86.51 three stars
2011-06 05/01/2012 81.07 three stars
2010-06 09/20/2011 76.38 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-06 09/01/2010 66.06 one star
2008-06 12/01/2009 73.13 two stars
2007-06 04/01/2009 77.51 two stars
2006-06 11/01/2007 83.99 three stars
2005-06 10/01/2006 80.46 three stars
2004-06 06/01/2005 87.99 three stars
2003-06 07/01/2004 86.74 three stars
2002-06 06/09/2003 90.72 four stars
2001-06 10/15/2002 90.76 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 52-0857690
Name in IRS Master File MELWOOD HORTICULTURAL TRAINING CENTER INC
NTEE Code P82
NTEE Classification Developmentally Disabled Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Educational Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
(59) Other school related activities
(566) Job training, counseling, or assistance
Foundation Status School 170(b)(1)(A)(ii)
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 February, 1969
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, 2016
  • June, 2015
  • June, 2014
  • June, 2013
  • June, 2012

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
$396,273 0.44% Carol Ann Desantis President

Melwood advocates for and empowers individuals of differing abilities to transform their own lives through unique opportunities to work and play in the community.

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Charity Contact Info

Melwood
5606 Dower House Road
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
tel: (301) 599-8000
fax: (301) 599-0180
EIN: 52-0857690

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Board Leadership

George Watkins
Board Chair

CEO

Carol Ann "Cari" DeSantis
President & CEO

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