Human Services : Social Services

St. Vincent de Paul Society of Marin County

Neighbors helping neighbors in Marin County

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four stars

96.42

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 96.42 four stars
  Financial 95.93 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 02/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2017
# Crisis assistance prevented homelessness
1,700
Number of emergency meals provided
200,000
Number of homeless participants engaged in housing services
117
This impact information is current as of September 2019, when it was provided to us by GuideStar. At this time, Impact information published on this organization's page has no effect on its rating per our methodology.

Financial

four stars

95.93

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 02/01/2019 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)
85.4%
  Administrative Expenses 7.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 7.0%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.06
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.49
  Program Expenses Growth 5.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.0%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $4,157,195
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $160,622
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,317,817
   Program Service Revenue $238,433
Total Primary Revenue $4,556,250
   Other Revenue $205,824
TOTAL REVENUE $4,762,074
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,579,153
   Administrative Expenses $302,771
   Fundraising Expenses $225,135
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,107,059
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $655,015
   
Net Assets $8,738,508

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$127,584 3.10% Christine Paquette Executive Director

Mission

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.

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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