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Services To Enhance Potential (STEP)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

STEP is a vocational rehabilitation program based in Dearborn, MI that was founded in 1972. As of 2019 they had $16 million in revenue and $14 million in assets.

The organizations mission is To support individuals in the pursuit of their chosen goals and the achievement of personal satisfaction in their lives. To support individuals in the pursuit of their chosen goals and the achievement of personal satisfact...

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Program areas at STEP

Skill building assistance consists of activities that increase an individual's self-sufficiency and/or engagement in meaningful activities, such as school, work and volunteering. The activities may be provided in a center, community or home setting. The program provides education and specialized skill development. The main goal is for the participant To become ready for employment and To maintain that employment. Step served 1,610 individuals in their skill building program throughout the fiscal year. Due To covid-19, we also added a virtual skill building component that served up To 100 individual consumers. Our clients report 95% satisfaction with the community based skill building activities.

Supported employment provides support and Services To assist individuals with obtaining and maintaining paid employment within integrated, community work settings. Step helps find employment that matches an individuals interests, abilities and experience. Participants are employed in a variety of areas including retail, janitorial, food service, hotels, animal care and retirement communities. Step assists in the creation of an employment plan, resume preparation and job development. 100% of individuals reported satisfaction with their job placements and 100% of employers who worked with step consumers reported satisfaction with the employees they received from step.

Step consumers have a wide range of mental health needs. Supports coordination provides the linking, monitoring and coordinating of Services in accordance with the person centered plan process. Step provides Services in a variety of work and residential settings. The program objective is To work with families, care providers and natural supports To coordinate care. Assistance is provided with all matters of entitlements, including social security, medicaid, ssi, medicare, home help Services, section 8 housing and bridge cards. Many of the persons served in this manner also participate in skill building and supported employment program. 95% of those who received supports coordination reported they had resolved a major issue in their life thanks To step's intervention.

Form 990s for STEP

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-09Oct 8, 2020990View PDF
2018-09Oct 11, 2019990View PDF
2017-09Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-09Sep 28, 2017990View PDF
2015-09Aug 4, 2016990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for STEP

Total grants, contributions, etc.$718,076
Program services$14,196,467
Investment income and dividends$163,158
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$12,606
Net income from fundraising events$9,097
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$1,109,180
Total revenues$16,208,584

Vendors for STEP

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Uhy Advisors Mi IncTax accounting2020-08-14
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██████ ██ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
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...and 19 more vendors

Personnel at STEP

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Brent MikulskiPresident and Chief Executive Officer$142,993Oct. 8, 2020
Douglas RousellChief Financial Officer$111,894Sept. 30, 2019
███████ ████████Vice - Chairperson$0Nov. 9, 2020
███████████ █████████Treasurer$0Sept. 30, 2019
████ █████████Secretary$0Sept. 30, 2019
██████ ███████Vice Chairperson$0Sept. 30, 2019
█████ █ █████President and C.e.o.$129,630Sept. 30, 2014

Peer vocational rehabilitation organizations

1Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids501(c)(3)$36 millionGrandville, MI
2GoodTemps Incorporated501(c)(3)$5.1 millionMuskegon, MI
3Work Skills Corporation (WSC)501(c)(3)$12 millionBrighton, MI
4JVS Jewish Vocational Service501(c)(3)$21 millionSouthfield, MI
5Goodwill Industries of West Michigan (GIWM)501(c)(3)$22 millionMuskegon, MI
6Goodwill Industries of Greater Detroit501(c)(3)$19 millionDetroit, MI
7Goodwill Industries of Central Michigan's Heartland (GICMH)501(c)(3)$22 millionBattle Creek, MI
8Goodwill Industries of Southeastern Michigan501(c)(3)$7.1 millionAdrian, MI
9Goodwill Industries Vocational Enterprises501(c)(3)$6.0 millionDuluth, MN
10RTC Industries501(c)(3)$4.4 millionBellefontaine, OH
11Goodwill Industries of New Mexico501(c)(3)$23 millionAlbuquerque, NM
12Janus Developmental Services501(c)(3)$4.3 millionNoblesville, IN
13Peninsula Services501(c)(3)$6.1 millionBremerton, WA
14Exceptional Foresters501(c)(3)$7.5 millionShelton, WA
15Kccdd501(c)(3)$4.6 millionGalesburg, IL
16Rochester Rehabilitation501(c)(3)$7.8 millionRochester, NY
17Goodwill Industries of Central North Carolina501(c)(3)$20 millionGreensboro, NC
18Goodwill Industries of Tulsa501(c)(3)$21 millionTulsa, OK
19Goodwill Industries of North Florida501(c)(3)$33 millionJacksonville, FL
20Goodwill Industries of Southern New England501(c)(3)$27 millionNorth Haven, CT
21Goodwill Industries Knoxville501(c)(3)$18 millionKnoxville, TN
22Goodwill Industries of the Southern Piedmont501(c)(3)$63 millionCharlotte, NC
23Goodwill Industries of Fort Worth501(c)(3)$38 millionFort Worth, TX
24Calidad Industries501(c)(3)$6.0 millionOakland, CA
25Jewish Vocational Service & Employment Center501(c)(3)$9.0 millionChicago, IL