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Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota

Building healthy families & communities one job at a time

four stars

90.94

553 Fairview Avenue, N. St. Paul, MN 55104
tel: (651) 379-5800   Web Site
EIN: 41-0706171

Board Leadership
Mary Jo Hegge-Swanson
Chair

CEO
Michael Wirth-Davis
President, CEO

  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 10/01/2016 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 10/01/2016 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)
85.5%
  Administrative Expenses 12.8%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.63
  Program Expenses Growth 16.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 45.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota (MN) 90.94 four stars
Goodwill Industries of Greater New York & Northern New Jersey (NY) 90.49 four stars
MERS Missouri Goodwill Industries (MO) 90.03 four stars
Jewish Vocational Service of Los Angeles (CA) 87.51 three stars
Cincinnati Works (OH) 88.66 three stars

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Goodwill/Easter Seals Minnesota provides comprehensive, proven employment, education and independence services, including: job preparation, skills training, job placement, family strengthening and support services. Other services include the Minneapolis FATHER Project, AgrAbility farm program and the Medical Equipment Loan Program. The mission of Goodwill/Easter Seals is to assist people with barriers to education, employment and independence in achieving their goals. We prepare people for work. We believe all people have the right to work. We advocate on behalf of persons with barriers to work by encouraging everyone to get involved in public policy initiatives.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $16,512,611
   Federated Campaigns $491,900
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $202,979
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $7,749,327
Total Contributions $24,956,817
   Program Service Revenue $3,744,172
Total Primary Revenue $28,700,989
   Other Revenue $30,558,180
TOTAL REVENUE $59,259,169
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $52,352,236
   Administrative Expenses $7,369,268
   Fundraising Expenses $892,773
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $60,614,277
   
Payments to Affiliates $213,917
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-1,355,108
   
Net Assets $32,799,902

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
Employment and Training Programs $51,389,310 98.2%
Community Service $962,926 1.8%

Ratings History
Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota has received 8 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2015-09 10/01/2016 90.94 four stars
2014-09 06/01/2016 92.24 four stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 11/01/2015 93.67 four stars
2013-09 10/01/2014 95.98 four stars
2012-09 08/01/2013 96.05 four stars
2011-09 07/01/2012 94.35 four stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 94.31 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-09 07/01/2011 96.05 four stars
2009-09 06/01/2010 95.86 four stars
2008-09 09/01/2009 91.13 four stars
2007-09 03/01/2009 89.95 three stars
2006-09 07/01/2007 88.17 three stars
2005-09 02/01/2007 81.84 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 41-0706171
Name in IRS Master File GOODWILL INDUSTRIES INC
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 (160) Aid to the handicapped (see also 031)
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 December, 1934
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, 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
$258,038 0.42% Michael Wirth-Davis President, CEO

Goodwill/Easter Seals Minnesota provides comprehensive, proven employment, education and independence services, including: job preparation, skills training, job placement, family strengthening and support services. Other services include the Minneapolis FATHER Project, AgrAbility farm program and the Medical Equipment Loan Program. The mission of Goodwill/Easter Seals is to assist people with barriers to education, employment and independence in achieving their goals. We prepare people for work. We believe all people have the right to work. We advocate on behalf of persons with barriers to work by encouraging everyone to get involved in public policy initiatives.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota (MN) 90.94 four stars
MERS Missouri Goodwill Industries (MO) 90.03 four stars
Millionair Club Charity (WA) 87.78 three stars
Goodwill of Orange County (CA) 92.92 four stars
Jewish Vocational Service of Los Angeles (CA) 87.51 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota
553 Fairview Avenue, N.
St. Paul, MN 55104
tel: (651) 379-5800
EIN: 41-0706171

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Board Leadership

Mary Jo Hegge-Swanson
Chair

CEO

Michael Wirth-Davis
President, CEO

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