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Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit

Offering person-to-person service to the needy and suffering

three stars

89.37

3000 Gratiot Avenue Detroit, MI 48207
tel: (313) 393-2930   Web Site
EIN: 38-1359592

Board Leadership
Therese Frye
President

CEO
William D. Brazier
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 89.37 three stars
  Financial * 84.98 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 100.00 four stars
*Please note that this organization recently received a 4-star rating for the same fiscal period under Charity Navigator's previous 2.0 methodology. You can view that rating via the Historical Ratings tab.
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, the most recent 990 received at that time.

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Financial *

three stars

84.98

Accountability & Transparency

four stars

100.00

*Please note that this organization recently received a 4-star rating for the same fiscal period under Charity Navigator's previous 2.0 methodology. You can view that rating via the Historical Ratings tab.
This rating was published 06/01/2016 and includes data from FY2014, 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)
90.0%
  Administrative Expenses 4.4%
  Fundraising Expenses 5.5%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.05
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.41
  Program Expenses Growth 5.5%
  Liabilities to Assets 45.0%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit (MI) 89.37 three stars
ICNA Relief USA (NY) 93.98 four stars
Irving Cares (TX) 91.21 four stars
Women's Way (PA) 86.93 three stars
Ecumenical Hunger Program (CA) 95.05 four stars

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Inspired by Gospel values, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit, a Catholic lay organization, leads women and men to join together to grow spiritually by offering person-to-person service to the needy and suffering in the tradition of its founder, Frédéric Ozanam, and patron, St. Vincent de Paul. As a reflection of the whole family of God, members, who are known as Vincentians, are drawn from every ethnic and cultural background, age group, and economic level. Vincentians are united in an international society of charity by their spirit of poverty, humility, and sharing, which is nourished by prayer and reflection, mutually supportive gatherings, and adherence to a basic Rule. Organized locally, Vincentians witness God's love by embracing all works of charity and justice.

REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $9,943,842
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $106,231
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $2,453,099
Total Contributions $12,503,172
   Program Service Revenue $296,442
Total Primary Revenue $12,799,614
   Other Revenue $178,248
TOTAL REVENUE $12,977,862
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $11,975,385
   Administrative Expenses $559,327
   Fundraising Expenses $837,232
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $13,371,944
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-394,082
   
Net Assets $5,112,001

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
Emergency Assistance Programs $6,445,112 53.8%
Thrift Shop Operation $5,186,379 43.3%
Camps and Retreats Programs $343,894 2.9%

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2014-09 06/01/2016 89.37 three stars
 
CN 2.0
2014-09 12/22/2015 93.86 four stars
2013-09 05/01/2015 95.72 four stars
2012-09 03/01/2014 94.75 four stars
2011-09 12/20/2012 94.68 four stars
2011-09 12/01/2012 89.12 three stars
2010-09 09/20/2011 73.00 two stars
 
CN 1.0
2009-09 02/01/2011 86.02 three stars
2008-09 12/01/2009 85.95 three stars
2007-09 08/01/2009 91.54 four stars
2006-09 07/01/2008 91.46 four stars
2005-09 07/01/2007 91.09 four stars
2004-09 02/01/2006 67.57 one star
2003-09 07/01/2005 80.66 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 38-1359592
Name in IRS Master File SVDP IN THE ARCHDIOCESE OF DETROIT
NTEE Code P20
NTEE Classification Human Service Organizations - Multipurpose
NTEE Type Human Services - Multipurpose and Other
Classification Religious Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities (150) Hospital
(120) Publishing 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 Subordinate - the organization is a subordinate in a group ruling.
Group Name NATIONAL COUNCIL OF THE UNITED STATES SOCIETY OF ST VINCENT DE PA
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End September
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • 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
$110,064 0.82% William D. Brazier Executive Director

Inspired by Gospel values, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit, a Catholic lay organization, leads women and men to join together to grow spiritually by offering person-to-person service to the needy and suffering in the tradition of its founder, Frédéric Ozanam, and patron, St. Vincent de Paul. As a reflection of the whole family of God, members, who are known as Vincentians, are drawn from every ethnic and cultural background, age group, and economic level. Vincentians are united in an international society of charity by their spirit of poverty, humility, and sharing, which is nourished by prayer and reflection, mutually supportive gatherings, and adherence to a basic Rule. Organized locally, Vincentians witness God's love by embracing all works of charity and justice.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit (MI) 89.37 three stars
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Bread for the City (DC) 91.16 four stars
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Charity Contact Info

Society of St. Vincent de Paul, Detroit
3000 Gratiot Avenue
Detroit, MI 48207
tel: (313) 393-2930
fax: (313) 393-3015
EIN: 38-1359592

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Board Leadership

Therese Frye
President

CEO

William D. Brazier
Executive Director

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