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Pine Tree Society

Discovering abilities together

four stars

96.46

149 Front Street Bath, ME 04530
tel: (207) 443-3341   Web Site
EIN: 01-0212442

Board Leadership
Timothy J. Kitterdge
Chair

CEO
Noel Sullivan
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 96.46 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 05/01/2019 and includes data from FY2017, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Pine Tree Society helps people in Maine with disabilities lead richer, more socially connected lives. Too often, people with disabilities feel left out, even isolated. With the help of Pine Tree Society, they're not alone! We share a spirit of innovation and desire to discover new ways to break down barriers that many find insurmountable. It started as a bold new idea in 1936 and that commitment continues every day. Whether it's a young girl with Cerebral Palsy discovering her first best friend at Pine Tree Camp, an adult finding his voice with customized assistive technology or an adult with a developmental disability participating in a new and exciting activities at Community Services, Pine Tree Society changes lives.

Pine Tree Society helps people in Maine with disabilities lead richer, more socially connected lives. Too often, people with disabilities feel left out, even isolated. With the help of Pine Tree Society, they're not alone! We share a spirit of innovation and desire to discover new ways to break down barriers that many find insurmountable. It started as a bold new idea in 1936 and that commitment continues every day. Whether it's a young girl with Cerebral Palsy discovering her first best friend at Pine Tree Camp, an adult finding his voice with customized assistive technology or an adult with a developmental disability participating in a new and exciting activities at Community Services, Pine Tree Society changes lives.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 05/01/2019 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)
90.5%
  Administrative Expenses 4.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.22
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.68
  Program Expenses Growth 27.7%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.1%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pine Tree Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
Joint Cost Allocation Adjustment applied. Learn more.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Pine Tree Society on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pine Tree Society (ME) 96.46 four stars
Special K Ranch (MT) 90.04 four stars
The Asperger-Autism Network (MA) 87.48 three stars
All About Developmental Disabilities (GA) 86.76 three stars
Kostopulos Dream Foundation (UT) 100.00 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $775,854
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $775,854
   Program Service Revenue $5,218,325
Total Primary Revenue $5,994,179
   Other Revenue $956,460
TOTAL REVENUE $6,950,639
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $7,084,143
   Administrative Expenses $235,170
   Fundraising Expenses $393,779
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,713,092
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-762,453
   
Net Assets $26,340,202

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
Direct Services to Individuals $6,738,493 93.9%
Early Learning Center $243,567 3.4%
Public Health Education $197,434 2.7%

Ratings History
Pine Tree Society has received 3 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2017-12 05/01/2019 96.46 four stars
2016-12 11/01/2017 98.18 four stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 92.94 four stars
2014-12 08/01/2016 88.29 three stars
2013-12 06/01/2016 86.09 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2013-12 04/01/2015 79.93 two stars
2012-08 04/01/2014 83.47 three stars
2011-08 06/01/2013 91.18 four stars
2011-08 05/01/2012 92.52 four stars
2010-08 09/20/2011 92.87 four stars
 
CN 1.0
2010-08 07/01/2011 90.74 four stars
2009-08 08/01/2010 86.14 three stars
2008-08 07/01/2009 93.72 four stars
2007-08 08/01/2008 90.38 four stars
2006-08 04/01/2007 87.08 three stars
2005-08 06/01/2006 83.47 three stars
2004-08 05/01/2005 95.75 four stars
2003-08 10/01/2004 89.81 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 01-0212442
Name in IRS Master File PINE TREE SOCIETY FOR HANDICAPPED CHILDREN & ADULTS INC
NTEE Code B28
NTEE Classification Specialized Education Institutions
NTEE Type Educational Institutions and Related Activities
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (59) Other school related 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 September, 1946
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
(Log In or Register Now to View Forms 990!)
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
  • December, 2012

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).

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$147,007 1.90% Noel J. Sullivan Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pine Tree Society (ME) 96.46 four stars
Friends of Disabled Adults and Children (GA) 93.04 four stars
Turnstone Center for Disabled Children and Adults (IN) 92.63 four stars
Saddle Up! (TN) 87.81 three stars
Providence Child Center Foundation (OR) 89.71 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Pine Tree Society
149 Front Street
Bath, ME 04530
tel: (207) 443-3341
fax: (207) 443-1070
TTY: (207) 443-3341
EIN: 01-0212442

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Board Leadership

Timothy J. Kitterdge
Chair

CEO

Noel Sullivan
Executive Director

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