Special Olympics Ontario
Toronto, ON M4H 1P1
Board Chair: Jim Yaeck
CEO: Glenn MacDonell
Charitable Reg. #: 11906 8435 RR0001
Grade: B+The grade is based on the charity's public reporting of the work it does and the results it achieves.
Need for Funding
Full-time staff #20
Avg. Compensation $70,439
Top 10 Staff Salary Range
|$300k - $350k||0|
|$250k - $300k||0|
|$200k - $250k||0|
|$160k - $200k||0|
|$120k - $160k||1|
|$80k - $120k||1|
|$40k - $80k||8|
About Special Olympics Ontario:
Founded in 1968, Special Olympics Ontario provides year-round training and athletic competitions for kids and adults with intellectual disabilities. In F2015, the charity allowed 20,315 intellectually challenged athletes to play in sports and build up physical skills. The total number of athletes increased by 30% from 2006 to 2015. The charity relies on 37,754 volunteers, including 15,591 coaches and 10,000 law enforcement officers. The charity has 2,242 clubs as of F2015, including 1,105 community clubs, 125 youth clubs, and 1,012 school clubs.
The charity's signature project, Physical Activity & Healthy Living, also known as pahl, promotes healthy active living to Special Olympics athletes and students across Ontario. Local elementary and secondary school students with intellectual disabilities can participate in activities that introduce them to many official Special Olympics sports including Bocce, Basketball, Soccer, Bowling, Floor Hockey and more.
In F2015, Special Olympics Ontario spent 5% of revenues on administrative costs and 24% of donations on fundraising costs. Total overhead costs of 29% fall within Ci's reasonable range. The charity has total funding reserves of $4.4m, which can cover annual programs for 7 months.
Analysis updated by Ruoxi Gao in 2016, currently under review by Special Olympics Ontario.
Financial RatiosFiscal year ending June
|Administrative costs as % of revenues||4.9%||5.5%||5.7%|
|Fundraising costs as % of donations||23.8%||24.8%||29.9%|
|Program cost coverage (%)||60.7%||77.3%||78.0%|
Summary Financial StatementsAll figures in $000s
|Goods in kind||21||10||10|
|Business activities (net)||4,452||3,613||3,852|
|Cash flow from operations||(66)||17||(20)|