Human Services : Social Services

Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota

Building healthy families & communities one job at a time

three stars

84.76

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

Board Leadership
Joseph M. Barksy, III
Chair

CEO
Michael Wirth-Davis
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 84.76 three stars
  Financial 80.00 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 92.00 four stars
This rating was published 06/01/2019 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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.

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.

Impact Information

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Reported Results
Total in 2018
Number of participants who gain employment
992
Number of clients who complete job skills training
224
Average hourly wage of clients who became employed after job skills training
15
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

three stars

80.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

92.00

This rating was published 06/01/2019 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)
85.1%
  Administrative Expenses 13.5%
  Fundraising Expenses 1.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.03
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.64
  Program Expenses Growth -2.0%
  Liabilities to Assets 46.4%
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.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $10,268,620
   Federated Campaigns $291,300
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $493,960
   Government Grants $5,531,414
Total Contributions $16,585,294
   Program Service Revenue $1,789,118
Total Primary Revenue $18,374,412
   Other Revenue $22,959,231
TOTAL REVENUE $41,333,643
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $31,927,132
   Administrative Expenses $6,386,001
   Fundraising Expenses $513,860
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $38,826,993
   
Payments to Affiliates $219,619
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $2,506,650
   
Net Assets $31,125,736

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$321,215 0.82% Michael Wirth-Davis President, CEO

Mission

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.

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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

Joseph M. Barksy, III
Chair

CEO

Michael Wirth-Davis
President, CEO