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Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council

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three stars

86.84

8101 Southeast Cornwell Street Portland, OR 97206
tel: (503) 235-7837   Web Site
EIN: 93-0456525

Board Leadership
Gayle Pizzuto
President

CEO
Brian Ferschweiler
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.84 three stars
  Financial 85.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1869, The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a worldwide Catholic organization of laypersons, open to all who wish to live their faith by loving and serving their neighbor. The mission of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Portland, Oregon is to provide compassion and support to individuals in need, regardless of race, origin, religion or gender. Our grass roots effort continues in serving homeless and economically disadvantaged populations in our community. We coordinate the efforts of over 50 parish conferences as well as manage special works programs including coordinating emergency services, operating a prepared and perishable food recovery program, maintaining a food bank, providing emergency rent and utility assistance, and maintaining a support structure for information, referral, and linkage in assistance to the conference volunteers.

Founded in 1869, The Society of St. Vincent de Paul is a worldwide Catholic organization of laypersons, open to all who wish to live their faith by loving and serving their neighbor. The mission of the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Portland, Oregon is to provide compassion and support to individuals in need, regardless of race, origin, religion or gender. Our grass roots effort continues in serving homeless and economically disadvantaged populations in our community. We coordinate the efforts of over 50 parish conferences as well as manage special works programs including coordinating emergency services, operating a prepared and perishable food recovery program, maintaining a food bank, providing emergency rent and utility assistance, and maintaining a support structure for information, referral, and linkage in assistance to the conference volunteers.

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Financial

three stars

85.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 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)
94.4%
  Administrative Expenses 4.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency < $0.01
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.57
  Program Expenses Growth -6.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 5.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council (OR) 86.84 three stars
Latin American Association (GA) 91.05 four stars
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of Alameda County (CA) 85.39 three stars
United Ministries (SC) 93.02 four stars
Christian Appalachian Project (KY) 91.92 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $7,284,895
   Federated Campaigns $37,148
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $8,000
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $7,330,043
   Program Service Revenue $175,165
Total Primary Revenue $7,505,208
   Other Revenue $479,352
TOTAL REVENUE $7,984,560
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $6,589,888
   Administrative Expenses $393,422
   Fundraising Expenses $75,413
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,058,723
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $925,837
   
Net Assets $4,826,782

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
Food Programs $4,623,674 70.2%
Emergency Services $1,856,785 28.2%
Affordable Housing $109,429 1.7%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2016-09 11/01/2017 86.84 three stars
2015-09 10/01/2016 86.31 three stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 91.91 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 90.80 four stars
2013-09 04/01/2015 90.32 four stars
2012-09 11/01/2013 91.87 four stars
2011-09 10/01/2012 93.67 four stars
2010-09 06/01/2012 93.63 four stars
2010-09 12/01/2011 91.25 four stars
2009-09 09/20/2011 91.47 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 88.91 three stars
2008-09 03/01/2010 93.80 four stars
2007-09 11/01/2008 93.77 four stars
2006-09 12/01/2007 85.25 three stars
2005-09 11/01/2006 83.10 three stars
2004-09 11/01/2005 77.06 two stars
2003-09 01/05/2005 91.31 four stars
2001-09 02/05/2003 87.53 three stars
2000-09 10/15/2002 90.12 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 93-0456525
Name in IRS Master File SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL PORTLAND COUNCIL
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 (31) Special school for the blind, handicapped, etc
(150) Hospital
(120) Publishing activities
Foundation Status Church 170(b)(1)(A)(i)
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 August, 1937
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, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
  • September, 2013
  • September, 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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
Not compensated -- Brian Ferschweiler Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$54,503 0.77% Sharon Hills Former Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council (OR) 86.84 three stars
OneFamily (NJ) 89.50 three stars
St. Vincent de Paul Detroit (MI) 91.16 four stars
Together We Cope (IL) 87.62 three stars
Katy Christian Ministries (TX) 87.60 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Portland Council
8101 Southeast Cornwell Street
Portland, OR 97206
tel: (503) 235-7837
EIN: 93-0456525

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 42157
Portland, OR 97242

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Board Leadership

Gayle Pizzuto
President

CEO

Brian Ferschweiler
Executive Director

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