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New York BBB Wise Giving Report for
Easter Seals New York

A BBB Accredited charity

 


  • Meets all standards

Expiration Date:
05/2015
Name:
Easter Seals New York
Address:
40 West 37th Street,
New York, NY 10018
Phone:
212-220-2290
Year, State Incorporated:
1925, New York
Affiliates:
None
Stated Purpose:
" Provides exceptional services to ensure that all people with disabilities or special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work and play in their communities. "






Evaluation Conclusions
 

              
Easter Seals New York meets the 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.




Programs
 

              
Easter Seals New York provides programs and services to children and adults with disabilities and other special needs. The organization seeks to help individuals with special needs gain dignity, equality and independence. The organization provides medical rehabilitation, camping and recreation, educational programs, child care, transportation, residential services and medical assistance. Easter Seals also advocates for legislation to ensure people with disabilities achieve independence.



Governance
 

              
Chief Executive Officer:
Mr. John McGrath, Executive Director
Compensation*:
$195,232
Chair of the Board:
Mr. Joseph DiChiara
Chair's Profession / Business Affiliation:
Manager / Material Purchasing and Contracts Energy Nuclear Operations, Inc
Board Size:
21
Paid Staff Size:
668



*Compensation includes annual salary and, if applicable, benefit plans, expense accounts, and other allowances.




Fund Raising
 

              
Method(s) Used:


Invitations to fund raising events, print advertisements (newspapers, magazines, etc.), grant proposals, internet.
Fund raising costs were 2.4% of related contributions. (Related contributions, which totaled $27,651,700, are donations received as a result of fund raising activities.)




Tax Status
 

              
This organization is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is eligible to receive contributions deductible as charitable donations for federal income tax purposes.




Financial
 

              
The following information is based on Easter Seals New York's Audited Financial Statements for the fiscal year ended August 31, 2012.

Source of Funds  

Fees and Grants from Governmental Agencies

$20,611,277

Other fees and grants

5,567,285

Contributions

713,660

Special Events, net of related direct costs of $340,218

637,478

Rental income

140,053

Bequests

122,000

Other

72,444

Dividend and interest income

51,918

Total Income

$27,916,115

Program Expenses  

Direct Services

$25,003,349

Public Health Education

323,778
Total Program Expenses:
Fund Raising Expenses
Administrative Expenses
Other Expenses

Total expenses

Expenses in Excess of Income

25,327,127
654,438
2,175,566
99,256

$28,256,387

$(340,272)




Uses of Funds as a % of Total Expenses


Programs: 90%  Fund Raising: 2%  Administrative 8%  Other Expenses: %
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Beginning net assets $1,782,828
Ending net assets 1,148,280
Total liabilities 10,557,427

Total assets

$11,705,707






 

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