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Special Olympics Michigan

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94.40

Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
tel: (800) 644-6404   Web Site
EIN: 38-1964643

Board Leadership
Juliet Dragos
Chair

CEO
Timothy Hileman
President, CEO

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 94.40
  Financial 93.17
  Accountability & Transparency 96.00
This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

The mission of Special Olympics Michigan is to provide sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for the children and adults with intellectual disabilities who live in our state. Athletes are given continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness; demonstrate courage; experience joy; and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community. More than 16,000 athletes participate in Special Olympics Michigan programs. Michigan has one of the largest programs in the U.S. Through Special Olympics, athletes gain self-confidence and prove their own capabilities. Special Olympics Michigan is not just training for sports--it's training for life.

The mission of Special Olympics Michigan is to provide sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for the children and adults with intellectual disabilities who live in our state. Athletes are given continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness; demonstrate courage; experience joy; and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills, and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics athletes, and the community. More than 16,000 athletes participate in Special Olympics Michigan programs. Michigan has one of the largest programs in the U.S. Through Special Olympics, athletes gain self-confidence and prove their own capabilities. Special Olympics Michigan is not just training for sports--it's training for life.

Financial

93.17

Accountability & Transparency

96.00

This rating was published 12/20/2019 and includes data from FY2018, 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)
85.6%
  Administrative Expenses 2.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 11.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.11
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.15
  Program Expenses Growth 6.2%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.7%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Michigan on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Michigan (MI) 94.40
Special Olympics Missouri (MO) 89.54
Special Olympics Maine (ME) 88.40
Special Olympics Minnesota (MN) 89.62
Special Olympics Colorado (CO) 87.58

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,084,215
   Federated Campaigns $1,045,675
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $2,195,563
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $600,000
Total Contributions $6,925,453
   Program Service Revenue $15,801
Total Primary Revenue $6,941,254
   Other Revenue $753,186
TOTAL REVENUE $7,694,440
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $6,433,072
   Administrative Expenses $179,617
   Fundraising Expenses $809,123
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,421,812
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $272,628
   
Net Assets $9,711,962

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
Special Olympics Programming $5,510,671 84.8%
Unified Champion Schools $882,945 13.6%
Health Screenings $107,143 1.6%

Ratings History
Special Olympics Michigan has received 5 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 12/20/2019 94.40
2017-12 02/01/2019 92.70
2016-12 10/01/2017 94.43
2015-12 12/01/2016 93.29
2014-12 06/01/2016 91.14
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 12/22/2015 90.55
2013-12 03/01/2015 89.06
2012-12 12/20/2013 92.21
2011-12 12/01/2012 89.01
2010-12 02/01/2012 85.20
2009-12 09/20/2011 81.61
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 03/01/2011 72.72
2008-12 04/01/2010 69.24
2007-12 12/17/2008 65.16
2006-12 12/01/2007 62.96
2005-12 12/01/2006 64.44
2004-12 02/01/2006 64.54
2003-12 02/01/2005 73.59
2002-12 02/01/2004 71.75

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 38-1964643
Name in IRS Master File SPECIAL OLYMPICS MICHIGAN INC
NTEE Code N72
NTEE Classification Special Olympics
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (349) Other youth organization or activities
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 September, 1972
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$74,094 0.99% Timothy Hileman President, CEO
Other Salaries of Note
$155,879 2.10% Lois Arnold Former President and CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Michigan (MI) 94.40
Special Olympics New Hampshire (NH) 87.44
Special Olympics Virginia (VA) 90.72
Special Olympics Tennessee (TN) 91.28
Special Olympics (DC) 93.85

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Michigan
Central Michigan University
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
tel: (800) 644-6404
fax: (989) 774-3034
EIN: 38-1964643

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Board Leadership

Juliet Dragos
Chair

CEO

Timothy Hileman
President, CEO

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