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Special Olympics Massachusetts

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three stars

89.06

512 Forest Street Marlborough, MA 01752
tel: (508) 485-0986   Web Site
EIN: 23-7242294

Board Leadership
Gregg Beloff
Chair

CEO
Mary Beth McMahon
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.06 three stars
  Financial 84.83 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 97.00 four stars
This rating was published 03/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Founded in 1971, the mission of Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of well-coached Olympic-type sports for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics Massachusetts also provides athletes with continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, prepare for entry into school and community programs, express courage, experience joy, and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics Athletes, and the community.

Founded in 1971, the mission of Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of well-coached Olympic-type sports for individuals with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics Massachusetts also provides athletes with continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, prepare for entry into school and community programs, express courage, experience joy, and participate in the sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympics Athletes, and the community.

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Financial

three stars

84.83

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

97.00

This rating was published 03/01/2020 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)
72.4%
  Administrative Expenses 9.9%
  Fundraising Expenses 17.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.15
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 2.61
  Program Expenses Growth 6.4%
  Liabilities to Assets 23.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Massachusetts on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Massachusetts (MA) 89.06 three stars
Special Olympics Iowa (IA) 86.60 three stars
Special Olympics New York (NY) 86.59 three stars
Special Olympics Arizona (AZ) 93.64 four stars
Arkansas Special Olympics (AR) 89.46 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $2,716,650
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $3,583,155
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $6,299,805
   Program Service Revenue $27,454
Total Primary Revenue $6,327,259
   Other Revenue $-154,567
TOTAL REVENUE $6,172,692
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $3,662,271
   Administrative Expenses $458,177
   Fundraising Expenses $846,793
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,967,241
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,205,451
   
Net Assets $11,804,600

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
Training & Athletic Events $3,662,271 100.0%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 03/01/2020 89.06 three stars
2017-12 03/01/2019 82.89 three stars
2016-12 03/01/2018 82.55 three stars
2015-12 03/01/2017 83.24 three stars
2014-12 06/01/2016 81.82 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-12 02/01/2016 79.05 two stars
2013-12 04/01/2015 80.35 three stars
2012-12 02/01/2014 80.49 three stars
2011-12 04/01/2013 87.77 three stars
2010-12 04/01/2012 80.71 three stars
2009-12 09/20/2011 78.10 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-12 06/01/2011 71.10 two stars
2008-12 06/01/2010 81.84 three stars
2007-12 02/01/2009 84.40 three stars
2006-12 03/01/2008 76.54 two stars
2005-12 02/01/2007 69.80 one star

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 23-7242294
Name in IRS Master File SPECIAL OLYMPICS MASSACHUSETTS INC
NTEE Code N72
NTEE Classification Special Olympics
NTEE Type Recreation, Sports, Leisure, Athletics
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (317) Other sports or athletic 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 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 May, 1990
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$190,052 3.82% Mary Beth Mcmahon President, CEO

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Massachusetts (MA) 89.06 three stars
Special Olympics Arizona (AZ) 93.64 four stars
Special Olympics Missouri (MO) 95.10 four stars
Special Olympics Oklahoma (OK) 90.94 four stars
Special Olympics Texas (TX) 86.84 three stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Massachusetts
512 Forest Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
tel: (508) 485-0986
fax: (508) 481-0786
EIN: 23-7242294

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Board Leadership

Gregg Beloff
Chair

CEO

Mary Beth McMahon
President, CEO

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