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Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

three stars

87.89

9235 San Leandro Street Oakland, CA 94603
tel: (510) 638-7600   Web Site
EIN: 94-1156493

Board Leadership
Maura Bonnarens
President

CEO
Blase Bova
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.89 three stars
  Financial 90.16 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 86.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The SVdP mission is to provide direct help to anyone in need in Alameda County.

SVdP provides this help through our Dining Room, which serves free meals to the hungry five days a week in downtown Oakland. We operate our Community Center, which includes: two drop-in centers for men, women and children; the Clothing Closet; Homeless & Caring Court; two job-training centers; medical clinics; and referrals. We operate social enterprises (three thrift stores, the Redux Studios & Gallery in Alameda; and electronics recycling) to help fund our programs. And we have a large pool of dedicated volunteers (called "Vincentians") throughout Alameda County who provide grassroots one-on-one assistance to those in need in their communities.

The SVdP mission is to provide direct help to anyone in need in Alameda County.

SVdP provides this help through our Dining Room, which serves free meals to the hungry five days a week in downtown Oakland. We operate our Community Center, which includes: two drop-in centers for men, women and children; the Clothing Closet; Homeless & Caring Court; two job-training centers; medical clinics; and referrals. We operate social enterprises (three thrift stores, the Redux Studios & Gallery in Alameda; and electronics recycling) to help fund our programs. And we have a large pool of dedicated volunteers (called "Vincentians") throughout Alameda County who provide grassroots one-on-one assistance to those in need in their communities.

Financial

four stars

90.16

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

86.00

This rating was published 11/01/2016 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)
85.9%
  Administrative Expenses 8.0%
  Fundraising Expenses 6.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.79
  Program Expenses Growth 2.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 11.6%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County (CA) 87.89 three stars
LIFT (DC) 90.84 four stars
House of Hope (FL) 93.32 four stars
St. Vincent de Paul of Baltimore (MD) 87.40 three stars
Memorial Assistance Ministries (TX) 100.00 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $5,769,492
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $250,391
Total Contributions $6,019,883
   Program Service Revenue $113,394
Total Primary Revenue $6,133,277
   Other Revenue $660,557
TOTAL REVENUE $6,793,834
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,090,466
   Administrative Expenses $595,555
   Fundraising Expenses $460,234
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,146,255
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-352,421
   
Net Assets $5,834,446

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
Social Enterprises $2,063,472 33.9%
Food Locker $1,039,525 17.1%
Free Dining Room $924,416 15.2%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 11/01/2016 87.89 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 89.77 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 89.79 three stars
2013-09 09/01/2014 89.25 three stars
2012-09 06/01/2013 86.02 three stars
2011-09 06/01/2012 88.86 three stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 82.98 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 06/01/2011 75.93 two stars
2009-09 06/01/2010 76.07 two stars
2008-09 08/01/2009 80.79 three stars
2007-09 06/01/2008 90.03 four stars
2006-09 06/01/2007 93.30 four stars
2005-09 09/01/2006 93.60 four stars
2004-09 06/01/2005 93.38 four stars
2003-09 07/01/2004 85.52 three stars
2002-09 06/09/2003 93.77 four stars
2001-09 10/15/2002 80.75 three stars
2000-09 04/15/2002 94.96 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 94-1156493
Name in IRS Master File SOCIETY ST VINCENT DE PAUL ALAMEDA
NTEE Code P85
NTEE Classification Homeless Persons Centers, Services
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (41) Student loans
(44) Student exchange with foreign country
(63) Monument
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, 2008
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 2012
  • September, 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
$116,909 1.63% Blase Bova Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County (CA) 87.89 three stars
Action Ministries (GA) 92.41 four stars
ICNA Relief USA (NY) 93.98 four stars
Neighbors (MN) 91.45 four stars
Tuesday's Children (NY) 86.15 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County
9235 San Leandro Street
Oakland, CA 94603
tel: (510) 638-7600
fax: (510) 638-8354
EIN: 94-1156493

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Board Leadership

Maura Bonnarens
President

CEO

Blase Bova
Executive Director

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