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Pine Tree Society

Discovering abilities together

four stars

98.18

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

Board Leadership
Timothy K. Kitterdge
Chair

CEO
Noel Sullivan
Executive Director

 
 
  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 98.18 four stars
  Financial 97.44 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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

97.44

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

This rating was published 11/01/2017 and includes data from FY2016, 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)
84.8%
  Administrative Expenses 9.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.6%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.95
  Program Expenses Growth 21.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 2.6%
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.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pine Tree Society (ME) 98.18 four stars
Variety the Children's Charity of Southern California (CA) 89.22 three stars
Jewish Foundation for Group Homes (MD) 91.33 four stars
California-Hawaii Elks Major Project (CA) 88.68 three stars
Achievement Centers for Children (OH) 94.58 four stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,581,096
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $1,581,096
   Program Service Revenue $4,717,981
Total Primary Revenue $6,299,077
   Other Revenue $942,174
TOTAL REVENUE $7,241,251
   
EXPENSES (Adjusted)  
   Program Expenses $6,893,437
   Administrative Expenses $262,796
   Fundraising Expenses $315,659
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $7,471,892
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-230,641
   
Net Assets $24,832,554

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 $6,528,378 93.4%
Early Learning Center $252,725 3.6%
Public Health Education $207,702 3.0%

Ratings History
Pine Tree Society has received 2 consecutive 4-star ratings from Charity Navigator.

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
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
$132,702 1.77% Noel J. Sullivan Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Pine Tree Society (ME) 98.18 four stars
Turnstone Center for Disabled Children and Adults (IN) 90.72 four stars
4 Paws for Ability (OH) 94.69 four stars
National Inclusion Project (NC) 89.84 three stars
Pujols Family Foundation (MO) 86.56 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 K. Kitterdge
Chair

CEO

Noel Sullivan
Executive Director

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