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Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County

Providing person to person safety net services of time, talent and resources to help our neighbors in need.

three stars

87.62

50 North B Street San Mateo, CA 94401
tel: (650) 373-0622   Web Site
EIN: 94-1375833

Board Leadership
Martin Duda
President

CEO
James D. Lonergan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 87.62 three stars
  Financial 82.50 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

In the spirit of love and justice, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County (SVdP) provides person to person services of time, talent and resources to help our neighbors in need. Central to the ministry of SVdP is our commitment to preventing homelessness. Through 33 parish-based working groups called Conferences throughout all of San Mateo County, SVdP serves over 18,000 distinct individuals annually with rent, utility and food assistance and provides food, clothing and other basic survival necessities to the persistently unstably housed or homeless. SVdP also has two thrift stores in San Mateo County.
SVdP's Restorative Justice Program works to bring healing, rehabilitation, and reconciliation to victims of crime, offenders, and their families. SVdP's Prison chaplain visits the detained in prison and local jails. SVdP's Catherine Center provides a residential rehabilitation program for women recently released from prison and advocates for systemic change.

In the spirit of love and justice, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County (SVdP) provides person to person services of time, talent and resources to help our neighbors in need. Central to the ministry of SVdP is our commitment to preventing homelessness. Through 33 parish-based working groups called Conferences throughout all of San Mateo County, SVdP serves over 18,000 distinct individuals annually with rent, utility and food assistance and provides food, clothing and other basic survival necessities to the persistently unstably housed or homeless. SVdP also has two thrift stores in San Mateo County.
SVdP's Restorative Justice Program works to bring healing, rehabilitation, and reconciliation to victims of crime, offenders, and their families. SVdP's Prison chaplain visits the detained in prison and local jails. SVdP's Catherine Center provides a residential rehabilitation program for women recently released from prison and advocates for systemic change.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
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Total in 2019
Number of People Helped
18,730
Number of volunteers
1,080
Volunteer Hours Given
101,300
Number of Home Visits
7,320
number of adults served
12,820
Number of children served
5,910
number of homeless persons helped
3,580
number of sick or shut-in persons helped
370
Dollar amount of rent & lodging assistance provided
526,330
Dollar value of in-kind clothing & household goods donations
626,190
Dollar amount of utilities assistance
34,620
Dollar amount of free merchandise donated by SVdP Stores
626,190
Dollar amount of food assistance (some is in-kind assistance)
1,489,050
This impact information is current as of August 2020, 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

three stars

82.50

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 06/01/2020 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)
87.0%
  Administrative Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.3%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 1.04
  Program Expenses Growth -2.9%
  Liabilities to Assets 28.4%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo 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 San Mateo County on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County (CA) 87.62 three stars
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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,685,189
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $29,045
   Related Organizations $194,822
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $2,909,056
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $2,909,056
   Other Revenue $2,116,140
TOTAL REVENUE $5,025,196
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,532,302
   Administrative Expenses $480,437
   Fundraising Expenses $330,601
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $5,343,340
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-318,144
   
Net Assets $7,627,194

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
Thrift Stores $2,305,755 50.9%
Safety Net Services $1,395,437 30.8%
Restorative Justice Ministry $831,110 18.3%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-09 06/01/2020 87.62 three stars
2018-09 02/01/2020 87.30 three stars
2017-09 02/01/2019 87.77 three stars
2016-09 03/01/2018 93.91 four stars
2015-09 03/01/2017 95.47 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 95.47 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 97.03 four stars
2013-09 04/01/2015 84.77 three stars
2012-09 10/01/2013 83.10 three stars
2011-09 11/06/2012 82.95 three stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 83.24 three stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 09/01/2010 90.55 four stars
2008-09 10/01/2009 85.95 three stars
2007-09 11/01/2008 88.20 three stars
2006-09 06/01/2007 83.85 three stars
2005-09 12/01/2006 92.73 four stars
2004-09 11/01/2005 92.81 four stars
2003-09 12/01/2004 92.83 four stars
2002-09 12/01/2003 93.28 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 94-1375833
Name in IRS Master File SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL PARTICULAR COUNCIL OF SAN MATEO
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
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 Central - the organization is a parent (group ruling) and is not a church or 501(c)(1) organization.
Group Name SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PAUL PARTICULAR COUNCIL OF SAN MATEO
Ruling Date August, 2009
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, 2018
  • September, 2017
  • September, 2016
  • September, 2015
  • September, 2014
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$16,076 0.30% James Lonergan Executive Director
Other Salaries of Note
$127,754 2.39% Lorraine Moriarty Former Executive Director

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County (CA) 87.62 three stars
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Charity Contact Info

Society of St. Vincent de Paul of San Mateo County
50 North B Street
San Mateo, CA 94401
tel: (650) 373-0622
fax: (650) 343-9495
EIN: 94-1375833

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Board Leadership

Martin Duda
President

CEO

James D. Lonergan
Executive Director

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