FreedomWorks Incorporated

Address
PO Box 11175
Minneapolis, MN 55411
Contact
Website: http://www.myfreedomworks.com
Phone: +1 (612) 522-9007
Nonprofit
NTEE: F60 - Counseling, Support Groups
EIN: 43-2048391

Mission

A Christian community providing housing and a pathway to meaningful employment, trusting God to transform prisoners' lives through Bible study, personal accountability, service and fellowship.
 20172016201520142013
Basic features of the organization
Year of formation2004
Subsection code03
PF filing required0    
Metropolitan statistical area5120
Form of organization
CorporationTrue
Human resources, including compensation
Summary compensation info
Total compensation of current key personnel$54,383.00$52,139.00$50,795.00  
Sum of reportable (W2/1099) compensation$53,733.00$52,000.00$50,167.00  
Number of employees664  
Number of people compensated >$100k000  
Number of volunteers150175180  
Number of highly compensated contractors000  
Personnel
Anderson, Allan
TitleBoard MemberBoard MemberBoard Member  
Name of key/compensated personAllan AndersonAllan AndersonAllan Anderson  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.000.500.50  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Berdahl, Mike
Title Board Member   
Name of key/compensated person Mike Berdahl   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 0.50   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Dobbies, Ron
Title Board Member   
Name of key/compensated person Ron Dobbies   
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director True   
Average hours per week working for org 0.50   
Reportable compensation from org $0.00   
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00   
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00   
Dobies, Ron
TitleBoard Member    
Name of key/compensated personRon Dobies    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Gulliford, Tom
TitleBoard MemberBoard MemberBoard Member  
Name of key/compensated personTom GullifordTom GullifordTom Gulliford  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.000.500.50  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Heitzman, Terry
TitleSecretary    
Name of key/compensated personTerry Heitzman    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Johnston, Bob
TitleChairmanChairmanChairman  
Name of key/compensated personBob JohnstonBob JohnstonBob Johnston  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org6.000.500.50  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Lang, William
TitleExecutive DirectorExecutive DirectorExecutive Director  
Name of key/compensated personWilliam George LangWilliam George LangWilliam George Lang  
Position of compensated person
Average hours per week working for org45.0045.0045.00  
Reportable compensation from org$53,733.00$52,000.00$50,167.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Myhr, Cheryl
TitleBoard MemberBoard MemberBoard Member  
Name of key/compensated personCheryl MyhrCheryl MyhrCheryl Myhr  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrueTrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org2.000.500.50  
Reportable compensation from org$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00$0.00$0.00  
Neal, Bob
TitleBoard Member    
Name of key/compensated personDr Bob Neal    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Pawlewicz, Rick
TitleTreasurer    
Name of key/compensated personRick Pawlewicz    
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or directorTrue    
Average hours per week working for org2.00    
Reportable compensation from org$0.00    
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs$0.00    
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs $0.00    
Smith, Don
Title  Board Member  
Name of key/compensated person  Don Smith  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director  True  
Average hours per week working for org  0.50  
Reportable compensation from org  $0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs  $0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs   $0.00  
Stolz, Tom
Title Board MemberBoard Member  
Name of key/compensated person Tom StolzTom Stolz  
Position of compensated person
Current individual trustee or director TrueTrue  
Average hours per week working for org 0.500.50  
Reportable compensation from org $0.00$0.00  
Other comp, non-reportable, from org and related orgs $0.00$0.00  
Corresponding comp from related orgs
Reportable compensation from related orgs  $0.00$0.00  
Purpose: mission, activities, & accomplishments
Mission or significant activitiesWe provide housing and aftercare support services for ex-offenders.We provide transitional housing and aftercare support services for ex-offenders.We provide transitional housing and aftercare support services for ex-offenders.  
Program service expenses, total$128,952.00$130,308.00$114,889.00  
Programs, including revenue & expenses
Provided housing and support services such as career development counseling, life skills training, computer training, mentoring and social events with the specific goal of assisting former offenders in successful reentry. In 2016-17, we served 53 men in our residential program and impacted the lives of over 2,000 individuals through reentry services, community service projects, special events, community outreaches, missions and program outings.
Program expenses$128,952.00$130,308.00$114,889.00  
Program revenue$68,350.00$53,918.00$50,096.00  
Program descriptionProvided housing and support services such as career development counseling, life skills training, computer training, mentoring and social events with the specific goal of assisting former offenders in successful reentry. In 2016-17, we served 53 men in our residential program and impacted the lives of over 2,000 individuals through reentry services, community service projects, special events, community outreaches, missions and program outings.Provided transitional housing and support services such as career development counseling, life skills training, computer training, mentoring and social events with the specific goal of assisting former offenders in successful reentry. In 2015-16, we served 60 men in our residential program and impacted the lives of over 2,000 individuals through reentry services, community service projects, special events, community outreaches, missions and program outings.Provided transitional housing and support services such as career development counseling, life skills training, computer training, mentoring and social events with the specific goal of assisting former offenders in successful reentry. In 2014-15, we served 55 men in our residential program and impacted the lives of over 2,000 individuals through reentry services, community service projects, special events, community outreaches, missions and program outings.  
Financial data
Revenue
Total revenue$332,423.00$289,445.00$247,421.00  
Revenue from contributions (total)$264,840.00$230,593.00$194,939.00$187,888.00$205,878.00
Revenue from noncash contributions$5,564.00$3,623.00$2,890.00  
Investment income, current yr$1,440.00$0.00$105.00  
Total revenue from grants, etc., current yr$264,840.00$230,593.00$194,939.00  
Total unrelated business revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Other revenue, current yr-$1,306.00$4,934.00$3,819.00  
Net unrelated business taxable revenue$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Program service revenue (total)$67,449.00$53,918.00$48,558.00$60,411.00$25,496.00
Gross receipts$341,359.00$293,885.00$249,210.00  
Sources of contributions
Revenue from fundraising events$32,006.00$21,694.00$24,692.00  
Revenue from all other contributions$232,834.00$208,899.00$170,247.00  
Other types of revenue
Miscellaneous revenue (total)$901.00$1,887.00$1,538.00  
Income from dividends, interest, and similar investments$1,440.00 $105.00  
Net rental income $0.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Net income from fundraising events-$2,207.00$3,047.00$2,281.00  
Expense categories (totals)
Total functional expenses: sum of all$214,636.00$211,357.00$188,869.00  
Total functional expenses: program service $128,952.00$130,308.00$114,889.00  
Total functional expenses: management and general$71,225.00$66,683.00$60,784.00  
Total functional expenses: fundraising$14,459.00$14,366.00$13,196.00  
Fees for services
Fundraising service fees (total)$0.00$0.00$0.00  
Assets and liabilities
Total assets$556,662.00$574,759.00$496,380.00$438,870.00$432,468.00
Total assets, beginning of year$574,759.00$496,380.00$438,870.00  
Total liabilities$16,562.00$152,446.00$152,155.00$153,197.00$166,494.00
Total liabilities, beginning of year$152,446.00$152,155.00$153,197.00  
Unrestricted net assets, end of yr$540,100.00$422,313.00$344,225.00  
Net assets$540,100.00$422,313.00$344,225.00  
Net assets, beginning of year$422,313.00$344,225.00$285,673.00  
Other liabilities$4,831.00    
Cash: non-interest bearing$41,835.00$48,202.00$52,945.00  
Cash: non-interest bearing, beginning of year$48,202.00$52,945.00$85,475.00  
Other financial variables
Revenue less expenses$117,787.00$78,088.00$58,552.00  
Savings & temp cash investment$177,093.00$175,653.00$100,653.00  
Accounts receivable, net$1,277.00$1,186.00$663.00  
Prepaid expenses & deferred charges$3,560.00$3,476.00$3,136.00  
Accounts payable & accrued expenses$9,535.00$18,285.00$17,292.00  
Deferred revenue$2,196.00$8,489.00$4,208.00  
Secured mortgages and notes payable$0.00$125,672.00$130,655.00  
Total net assets or fund balances$540,100.00$422,313.00$344,225.00  
Depreciation, depletion, amortization$13,345.00$12,246.00$11,678.00  
Governance and accountability
Number of voting members887  
Number of independent voting members877  
Financial sheets auditedTrue    
Accrual accountingTrueTrueTrue  
Tax year start date2016-04-012015-04-012014-04-01  
Tax year end date2017-03-012016-03-012015-03-012014-03-012013-03-01
Metadata about the filing
E-return type: 990, 990EZ, or 990PF990990990  
Date e-filing submitted2018-02-132017-01-202016-02-11  
IRS schema version2016v3.02015v2.12014v5.0  
Filing identifier201743499349300109201622949349300527201543089349300314  
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