EIN 75-2712117

Wilkinson Center

IRS 501(c) type
501(c)(3)
Num. employees
69
City
State
Year formed
1997
Most recent tax filings
2020-06-01
Description
Wilkinson Center transforms the lives of dallas families by providing pathways to self-sufficiency with dignity and respect.
Total revenues
$2,983,885
2020
Total expenses
$2,665,427
2020
Total assets
$1,278,923
2020
Num. employees
69
2020

Program areas at Wilkinson Center

Adult education: from july 2019 through june 2020, Wilkinson Center's adult education program served 1,239 students. Courses include adult basic education, high school equivalency (ged preparation), english as a second language (esl), career-readiness, job certifications, and financial education. 566 esl learners completed an average of 51 class hours each. 78% who participated in both pre-testing and post-testing, progressed at least one educational functioning level. 668 hse learners completed on average of 61 class hours each. 41% who participated in both pre-testing and post-testing, progressed at least one educational functioning level. 59 students obtained their high school equivalency (hse) diploma. 57% of clients who received career-readiness services obtained employment at an average wage of 12.27 per hour. Nearly 37% earned 13.00 per hour or more. Wilkinson Center offers a variety of support services to eliminate barriers to student success. Support services include: 1.case management 2.financial and employment coaching 3.access to our food & emergency services 4.free, on-site hse/ged tests and additional certification tests
Program highlights food & emergency services: Wilkinson Center's food pantry provides one week's worth of groceries once monthly to individuals and families who meet income and residency eligibility guidelines. Due to the pandemic food was delivered pre-boxed and served curbside mid- march 2020. Delivery services were provided to seniors that were not able to leave their home. From july 2019 through june 2020, Wilkinson Center distributed 616,312 pounds of food, including 122,718 pounds of produce to families in crisis. 3,401 families, representing 8,537 clients were served. Each family averaged 3.5 visits to the food pantry during this period. 27% of head of households were seniors. For additional income support, clients may participate in annual drives. In 2020, Wilkinson Center distributed 500 gifts cards for 40 each from shoe carnival to clients; 200 backpacks filled with school supplies; 665 holiday meal baskets to families; and provided 151 familes with holiday toys. Programming for senior citizens includes enrollment in people and nutrition (pan), providing monthly supplemental food assistance through the u.s. department of agriculture; workshops focused on nutrition, life skills, and financial knowledge.

Who funds Wilkinson Center

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
GrantmakerDescriptionAmount
United Way of Metropolitan DallasProgram Ops Cost$157,500
Fidelity FoundationTechnology$150,000
Communities Foundation of TexasThis Grant Is Designated for General Support.$73,967
...and 36 more grants received totalling $868,759

Personnel at Wilkinson Center

NameTitleCompensation
Anne ReederExecutive Director$105,000
Maria PadillaVice President$0
Nelda Cain PickensSecretary$0
Cheryl EskridgeTreasurer$0
Kathy KoonsPresident$0
...and 4 more key personnel

Financials for Wilkinson Center

RevenuesFYE 06/2020
Total grants, contributions, etc.$2,818,012
Program services$0
Investment income and dividends$3,066
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$162,807
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$2,983,885

Form 990s for Wilkinson Center

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2020-062021-05-20990View PDF
2019-062020-10-07990View PDF
2018-062019-12-07990View PDF
2017-062018-07-16990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
...and 7 more Form 990s
Data update history
August 3, 2022
Received grants
Identified 15 new grant, including a grant for $50,000 from Moody Foundation
September 22, 2021
Received grants
Identified 9 new grant, including a grant for $150,000 from Fidelity Foundation
September 6, 2021
Updated personnel
Identified 6 new personnel
August 21, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2019
July 12, 2021
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2020
Nonprofit Types
Food banksFood and nutrition programsCharities
Issues
Human servicesFood and nutritionHunger
Characteristics
Fundraising eventsState / local levelReceives government fundingCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
Address
PO Box 720248
Dallas, TX 75372
Metro area
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX
County
Dallas County, TX
Website URL
thewilkinsoncenter.org/ 
Phone
(214) 821-6380
IRS details
EIN
75-2712117
Fiscal year end
June
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
1997
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
Yes
Categorization
NTEE code, primary
K31: Food Banks, Food Pantries
NAICS code, primary
624210: Community Food Services
Parent/child status
Independent
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