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Special Olympics Washington

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four stars

91.45

2815 Second Avenue Suite 370
Seattle, WA 98121
tel: (206) 362-4949   Web Site
EIN: 91-0962383

Board Leadership
Kirby Winfield
Chair

CEO
Dave Lenox
President, CEO

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 91.45 four stars
  Financial 95.00 four stars
  Accountability & Transparency 89.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Incorporated in 1975, Special Olympics Washington (SOWA) provides year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics Washington provides athletes continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes, and the community. The vision of Special Olympics is to help bring all persons with intellectual disabilities into the larger society under conditions whereby they are accepted, respected and given the chance to become useful and productive citizens. Four sports seasons are offered each year in 19 different Olympic-type sports.

Incorporated in 1975, Special Olympics Washington (SOWA) provides year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics Washington provides athletes continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes, and the community. The vision of Special Olympics is to help bring all persons with intellectual disabilities into the larger society under conditions whereby they are accepted, respected and given the chance to become useful and productive citizens. Four sports seasons are offered each year in 19 different Olympic-type sports.

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Financial

four stars

95.00

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

89.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 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)
86.0%
  Administrative Expenses 5.2%
  Fundraising Expenses 8.7%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.10
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.55
  Program Expenses Growth 9.1%
  Liabilities to Assets 7.8%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Washington on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by Special Olympics Washington on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $3,744,456
   Federated Campaigns $86,418
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $823,658
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $0
Total Contributions $4,654,532
   Program Service Revenue $0
Total Primary Revenue $4,654,532
   Other Revenue $2,143,437
TOTAL REVENUE $6,797,969
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $4,136,000
   Administrative Expenses $261,226
   Fundraising Expenses $419,193
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $4,816,419
   
Payments to Affiliates $80,742
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $1,981,550
   
Net Assets $3,744,980

Charts

Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$176,822 3.67% Dave Lenox President, CEO

Mission

Incorporated in 1975, Special Olympics Washington (SOWA) provides year-round sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. Special Olympics Washington provides athletes continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy and participate in a sharing of gifts, skills and friendship with their families, other Special Olympic athletes, and the community. The vision of Special Olympics is to help bring all persons with intellectual disabilities into the larger society under conditions whereby they are accepted, respected and given the chance to become useful and productive citizens. Four sports seasons are offered each year in 19 different Olympic-type sports.

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
Special Olympics Washington (WA) 91.45 four stars
Special Olympics Southern California (CA) 92.71 four stars
Special Olympics New Jersey (NJ) 93.72 four stars
Special Olympics North Carolina (NC) 93.14 four stars
Special Olympics Georgia (GA) 91.28 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

Special Olympics Washington
2815 Second Avenue
Suite 370
Seattle, WA 98121
tel: (206) 362-4949
fax: (206) 361-8158
EIN: 91-0962383

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Board Leadership

Kirby Winfield
Chair

CEO

Dave Lenox
President, CEO