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Human Services : Social Services

St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County

Neighbors helping neighbors in Marin County

four stars

90.94

820 B Street San Rafael, CA 94901
tel: (415) 454-3303   Web Site
EIN: 94-1207701

Board Leadership
Richard Gallagher
President

CEO
Christine Paquette
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 90.94 four stars
  Financial 90.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 12/01/2016 and includes data from FY2015, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Learn more about how we calculate the overall score and rating.

Financial

four stars

90.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 12/01/2016 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)
88.3%
  Administrative Expenses 5.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.04
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.21
  Program Expenses Growth -8.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County (CA) 90.94 four stars
Hunger Free America (NY) 95.47 four stars
Boca Helping Hands (FL) 100.00 four stars
Shoreline Soup Kitchens & Pantries (CT) 96.92 four stars
Waste Not (AZ) 91.11 four stars

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The St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County is part of an international faith-based organization providing services and assistance to those in need in 133 countries throughout the world. St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin offers compassionate, individualized assistance to help our neediest neighbors obtain nutritious food, affordable housing, meaningful employment and a voice in their own community. Here at the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County, our goal is straightforward: to provide services to those in Marin County who are struggling to make ends meet and might not otherwise receive help. Our Free Dining Room uses a volunteer-driven model. In the dining room, neighbors provide neighbors with hot food, a place for respite and a listening heart. We serve all who enter our doors, 365 days of the year.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,503,544
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $210,996
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $3,714,540
   Program Service Revenue $59,264
Total Primary Revenue $3,773,804
   Other Revenue $59,142
TOTAL REVENUE $3,832,946
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $2,587,225
   Administrative Expenses $235,623
   Fundraising Expenses $261,826
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $3,084,674
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $748,272
   
Net Assets $7,235,217

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
Dining Room $1,170,597 45.2%
Conference $782,436 30.2%
Council Programs $634,192 24.5%

Ratings History
St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 12/01/2016 90.94 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 91.52 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 09/01/2015 90.94 four stars
2013-09 05/01/2015 89.59 three stars
2012-09 04/01/2014 94.90 four stars
2012-09 12/01/2013 94.16 four stars
2011-09 11/06/2012 94.39 four stars
2010-09 11/01/2011 97.79 four stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 89.16 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 95.98 four stars
2008-09 10/01/2009 92.37 four stars
2007-09 12/01/2008 86.52 three stars
2006-09 09/01/2007 83.25 three stars
2005-09 09/01/2006 84.14 three stars
2004-09 09/01/2005 82.90 three stars
2003-09 09/01/2004 91.93 four stars
2002-09 09/01/2003 81.63 three stars
2001-09 10/15/2002 81.05 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 94-1207701
Name in IRS Master File ST VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (1) Church, synagogue, 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]
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • 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
None reported -- This organization did not report a CEO

The St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County is part of an international faith-based organization providing services and assistance to those in need in 133 countries throughout the world. St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin offers compassionate, individualized assistance to help our neediest neighbors obtain nutritious food, affordable housing, meaningful employment and a voice in their own community. Here at the St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County, our goal is straightforward: to provide services to those in Marin County who are struggling to make ends meet and might not otherwise receive help. Our Free Dining Room uses a volunteer-driven model. In the dining room, neighbors provide neighbors with hot food, a place for respite and a listening heart. We serve all who enter our doors, 365 days of the year.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County (CA) 90.94 four stars
Meals on Wheels of Tampa (FL) 91.93 four stars
House of Bread (OH) 91.68 four stars
Meals on Wheels People (OR) 94.82 four stars
St. John's Bread & Life (NY) 85.05 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County
820 B Street
San Rafael, CA 94901
tel: (415) 454-3303
fax: (415) 454-3406
EIN: 94-1207701

Mail donations to:
P.O. Box 150527
San Rafael, CA 94915

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Board Leadership

Richard Gallagher
President

CEO

Christine Paquette
Executive Director

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